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Nichols: The Islanders are Americas Hockey Team

According to thescore.com, the New York Islanders are America’s hockey team. The bandwagon is filling up, with a reported 32 out of 50 states colored orange, rooting for the Islanders, via “Geotagged Twitter data that Betonline.ag gathered in the last week.” In a shocking twist, the Eastern Conference rival, Tampa ...

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Nichols: Islanders’ Lee Returns to the Ice for the First Time

New York Islanders captain, Anders Lee, returned to the ice for an optional morning skate this morning for the first time since being injured back on March 11th. This is fantastic news for the Islanders, despite head coach, Barry Trotz, having already ruled Lee out for the remainder of the ...

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Islanders’ home tickets prices soar in final playoff run at Coliseum

COVID regulations are finally starting to subside, and with that, a sense of normalcy is beginning to return. It’s been a wonderful sight to see fans in the stands and hear the roar of the crowd. What’s not so wonderful, however, is the arm and leg fans had to give ...

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Nichols: Islanders need more out of Ryan Pulock

The New York Islanders dropped Game 2 of their first-round matchup against the Pittsburgh Penguins last night in a 2-1 effort. Despite a goal-against by Islander goaltender, Semyon Varlamov, on Bryan Rust that should have been an easy save, he alone is not to blame for the lack of consistency ...

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Islanders Sell Out 90% of Season Tickets at UBS Arena

The New York Islanders announced Thursday morning that season tickets at the UBS Arena are now sold out over 90%. The arena’s upper level, terrace, one of the marquee clubs, and eight sections in the lower level are all completely sold out. There are about 1,000 season ticket seats remaining ...

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New York Islanders announce Nickelodeon Night

You might remember the bit of fun the NFL had when they partnered with Nickelodeon for the playoffs and Super Bowl LV. Well, the New York Islanders have announced they’re teaming up with Nickelodeon for a co-branded theme game across digital media platforms. On Saturday, April 3rd at 7 PM, ...

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New York Islanders Sell Out First Seven Home Games

The New York Islanders announced on Wednesday afternoon that the first seven games with fans returning to Nassau Coliseum have sold out. Season ticket members who missed out on the opportunity to purchase tickets through April 9th will receive priority access for the next wave of ticket sales set to ...

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Nichols: Wahlstrom should see first-line minutes for the Islanders soon

Rookie Oliver Wahlstrom continues to impress with every shift he takes for the Islanders. He’s only collected two points in eight contests thus far, but the underlying numbers suggest he’ll see an uptick in production with more minutes. That should come next to one guy — Mathew Barzal. If defense ...

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Nichols: Islanders announce partnership with Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty

The New York Islanders announced a multi-year partnership today with Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty. The partnership starts immediately for the remainder of the 2020-21 season and will continue as the franchises moves into their new home, UBS Arena at Belmont Park, for the 2021-22 season. “As a home-grown real ...

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Nichols: Islanders’ UBS Arena to Host The Weeknd

The metropolitan area’s most anticipated sports venue, UBS Arena, announced today that they will be hosting ‘The Weeknd’ on April 27th, 2022 as part of his ‘After Hours’ World Tour. The tour will kick off on January 14th in Vancouver at Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena with stops in Chicago, Dallas, ...

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