New York Islanders

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New York Islanders
2014–15 New York Islanders season
Conference Eastern
Division Metropolitan
Founded 1972
History New York Islanders
Home arena Nassau Coliseum (1972–present)
City Uniondale, New York
Colors Royal Blue, Orange, White
Media MSG Plus
WRHU (88.7 FM)
WRCN (103.9 FM)
Owner(s) United States Charles Wang (Primary)
Jonathan Ledecky, Scott D. Malkin (Minority)
General manager United States Garth Snow
Head coach United States Jack Capuano
Captain Canada John Tavares
Minor league affiliates Bridgeport Sound Tigers (AHL)
Stockton Thunder (ECHL)
Stanley Cups 4 (1979–80, 1980–81, 1981–82, 1982–83)
Conference championships 6 (1977–78, 1978–79, 1980–81, 1981–82, 1982–83, 1983–84)
Division championships 6 (1977–78, 1978–79, 1980–81, 1981–82, 1983–84, 1987–88)

The New York Islanders are an ice hockey team that plays in the National Hockey League (NHL). They were a very good team between 1980 and 1983, winning four Stanley Cups. They play in Uniondale, New York at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Once their lease at the Coliseum expires, the team will be moving to Brooklyn and the Barclays Center.[1]

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