Tag: Islanders

NY Islanders Plan to Pitch Arena at Belmont Park, NHL Says

The New York Islanders plan to formally submit a proposal to build a new arena on vacant land next to Belmont Park racetrack in Elmont, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman told reporters Friday.

17 Times Entertainment History Was Made at Nassau Coliseum

Not until the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum closed for more than a year to undergo extensive renovations did many Long Islanders realize how much they had taken the Uniondale arena for granted.

Newly Renovated ‘NYCB Live’ Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Unveiled

Nearly two years after the 'Old Barn' shuttered its doors, officials celebrated the refurbished 13,900-seat 'NYCB Live' Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.

Former Jets Namath, Martin Raise Awareness About Head Injuries

These New York sports legends and others gathered at NYIT-Old Westbury this week to bring attention to the massive scale of head injuries in sports.

NY Islanders Eye Possible Move to Elmont

Some big wig sports executives are reportedly in talks with the New York Islanders' owners about funding the construction of a new arena for the NHL team at Belmont Park in Elmont.

Will The NY Islanders Return to Nassau Coliseum?

The New York Islanders may be skating from their new home at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn and are considering a return to Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, according to officials and reports.

Nassau Coliseum Groundbreaking Ceremony Starts Renovation

Officials smashed a wall with sledgehammers to celebrate the start of the work.

Islanders Lose First Game in New Brooklyn Home

The Islanders fell 3-2 to the Chicago Blackhawks in the Isle's first regular season game at the Barclays Center, their new home.

Uniondale’s Battle To Wipe ‘East Garden City’ Off The Map

Civic leaders are trying to reclaim an area they say was usurped by planners years ago.

Hempstead Town OKs Nassau Coliseum Renovation Plan

Renovations are expected to begin this August after Billy Joel plays the arena's last concert.