New York Islanders

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New York Islanders
2015–16 New York Islanders season
Conference Eastern
Division Metropolitan
Founded 1972
History New York Islanders
Home arena Barclays Center (2015–present)
City Brooklyn, 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. After playing from 1972 to 2015 at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, New York, the team moved to Brooklyn and the Barclays Center starting with the 2015–16 season.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Islanders moving to Brooklyn". ESPN. Retrieved 2014-06-19. 

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