The New York Islanders are a professional ice hockey team based in the New York metropolitan area. They are members of the Metropolitan Division of the Eastern Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL). The team splits its home games between Barclays Center in the borough of Brooklyn and Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. The Islanders are one of three NHL franchises in the New York metropolitan area, along with the New Jersey Devils and New York Rangers, and their fan base resides primarily on Long Island.
Plenty of NHL teams will look to make a move as the trade deadline approaches. Former NHL star and current NBC Sports analyst Jeremy Roenick weighs in on the Philadelphia Flyers and New York Islanders..
The New York Islanders are on the cusp of just their second playoff series win in more than a quarter century after beating the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-1 to take a 3-0 lead in their best-of-seven Eastern.. USATODAY.com - Published