ALBANY – The Islanders are going house to the Nassau Coliseum – not less than quickly, the Every day Information has discovered.
In an uncommon association, the NHL group will cut up time between the Coliseum and its present house on the Barclays Middle in Brooklyn for not less than three years whereas a brand new area is constructed at Belmont Park, a supply stated.
Gov. Cuomo, group officers, and the NHL are scheduled to make an announcement on the Coliseum on Monday morning.
Newsday reported the group subsequent season will play 12 regular-season house video games at Nassau Coliseum, with the expectation that can develop to half its house video games within the remaining seasons earlier than the brand new area opens. The remaining might be performed in Brooklyn.
The Islanders performed on the Nassau Coliseum between the group’s creation in 1972 and 2015 – successful 4 straight Stanley Cups – earlier than shifting to Brooklyn.
The group had till Tuesday to decide out of its 25-year Brooklyn lease deal.
The Barclays Middle and the Nassau Coliseum, which has undergone a serious renovation for the reason that group left, are each owned by Brooklyn Sports activities & Leisure.