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In Final Year at Nassau Coliseum, Islanders Posting Big Playoff Price Premium on Secondary Market

Jesse Lawrence | Posted 06.14.2015 | Sports
Jesse Lawrence

Postseason play is the proper way to close the curtain on an arena rich with history and tradition, and the Islanders will see big price premiums on the secondary ticket market through their final home games this year.

Memories of the Nassau Coliseum

Terry Lyons | Posted 06.14.2015 | Sports
Terry Lyons

My memories of a young, hard-hitting fan favorite, my "Spinner" Spencer, along with my fond memories of the Long Island's very own Islanders and Nets and the dump called the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, will live on forever.

3 NHL Sleeper Teams That Just May Wake Up This Season

Emily Cornelius | Posted 11.07.2014 | Sports
Emily Cornelius

With the NHL Season Opener just over a month away, hockey fans everywhere are gearing up and placing their expectations.

WATCH: You Won't Believe How This Hockey Fight Ends

The Huffington Post | Arman Walia | Posted 04.14.2014 | Sports

New York Islanders rookie Justin Johnson took on the much taller Sabres winger John Scott at First Niagara Center on Sunday night. Listed at 6'1'', Jo...

Brendan Witt on Today's NHL: 'Bunch of Wimps'

Brian DAmbrosio | Posted 02.25.2014 | Sports
Brian DAmbrosio

With an adherent to old-school hockey's philosophy of shedding the mitts and playing to the final buzzer, this NHL enforcer piled up 1,424 penalty minutes in 890 career regular season games. A handful stand out in the annals of hockey tussles.

WATCH: NHL Star Pulls Out Own Tooth

Posted 10.12.2013 | Sports

New York Islanders captain John Tavares played the role of dentist on Friday after taking a puck to the face against the Chicago Blackhawks. Appar...

WATCH: NHL Fighters Find Loophole In New Rule

Posted 09.20.2013 | Sports

Devils forward Krys Barch and Islanders winger Brett Gallant already found a loophole in one of the new rules implemented for the 2013-14 season. A...

Twenty Athletes Who Are Changing the Way We Eat

Danielle Nierenberg | Posted 09.29.2013 | Green
Danielle Nierenberg

Athletes are acutely aware of the power that food has over the human body. When they're not training or competing, many of them are doing their part to make sure that no one is limited by hunger, malnutrition, or obesity-related health problems.

Can't Catch Crosby

Posted 05.10.2013 | Sports

The Islanders can't catch Sidney Crosby. Sid The Kid made it look easy in the second period of Game 5 on Thursday night when he turned a 1-on-2 bre...

Goalie Takes Hard Shot To The Head

Posted 05.02.2013 | Sports

Islanders goaltender Evgeni Nabokov got his head in the game in New York's playoff opener against Pittsburgh on Wednesday night. Just minutes into...

Christopher Rosen

'Entourage' Star Has Surprising New Gig

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rosen | Posted 04.25.2013 | Entertainment

Kevin Connolly is best known for playing sidekick-turned-manager Eric Murphy (a.k.a. "E") on "Entourage," but at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival he add...

Hockey Reporter Takes Puck To The Face

Posted 02.08.2013 | Sports

Sometimes the best seat in the house isn't always the safest. MSG rinkside reporter John Giannone was in the wrong place at the wrong time on Thurs...

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Len Berman | Posted 12.25.2012 | New York
Len Berman

The Giants beat the Tigers 8-3 in game 1 of the World Series last night. Pablo Sandoval joined Babe Ruth, Reggie Jackson and Albert Pujols as the only players to hit three homers in a World Series game. Game 2 is tonight in San Francisco.

Another Pro Team For Brookyln?

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.26.2012 | Sports

The New York Islanders are moving to Brooklyn and joining the Nets at the Barclays Center, as first reported by the New York Post. After going years w...

Bruins Forward Takes Brutal Puck To The Face

Posted 01.08.2012 | Sports

A scary moment occurred in the third period of Monday night's game between the Bruins and Islanders. As New York's Steve Staios lined up for a slap sh...

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Len Berman | Posted 10.02.2011 | New York
Len Berman

It wasn't close. Voters shouted a loud no. They don't want to fund an arena for a hockey team. Taxpayers are saying the owner should build it privately. AIt doesn't sound like the Islanders are long for New York.

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Len Berman | Posted 10.01.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Jets coach Rex Ryan takes a backseat to nobody, when it comes to yapping. He's already said "we're the big brother" when it comes to football teams in New York. And now he's got more ammunition.

NHL Rookie Scores Amazing Penalty Shot

Posted 09.17.2011 | Sports

Looks like the New York Islanders, who had a season to forget last year, have big things to look forward to this coming season courtesy of Ryan Strome...

WATCH: Huge Brawl Breaks Out During NHL Game

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

UNIONDALE, N.Y. -- John Tavares, Matt Moulson and rookie Michael Grabner all scored their 20th goal of the season and the New York Islanders got some ...

WATCH: NHL Hole In One

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Before getting knocked out with one punch on Wednesday night, something strange occurred when New York Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro made a save on a...

WATCH: NHL Goalies Duke It Out

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

With just 16.5 seconds remaining in the Pittsburgh Penguins' 3-0 victory over the New York Islanders on Wednesday night, an unexpected fight between t...

Star Goalie Suspended By Horrible NHL Team

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

World-class goaltender Evgeni Nabokov has been suspended indefinitely by the New York Islanders, one of the NHL's worst teams, for failing to report. ...

Evgeni Nabokov Claimed Off Waivers By New York Islanders, Reportedly Not Happy

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

His bid to return to the National Hockey League has been nothing but complex: Evgeni Nabokov was signed by the Detroit Red Wings yesterday, claimed by...

WATCH: Incredible Spinning Shootout Goal

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

The New York Islanders took their Tuesday night game against the Vancouver Canucks into a shootout. When it was time for Vancouver's Mason Raymond to ...

NHL Team's Promotional Video Raises Eyebrows

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

The New York Islanders made a promotional video for their special holiday pack in order to sell tickets. The video begins with seven women in bikinis ...