New York Islanders Brooklyn Tickets
It is time to get your jersey on and head over to the Barclays Center to cheer your favorite team, New York Islanders. The Barclays Center in Brooklyn is the venue for the upcoming pre-season games pitting the Islanders against the best in the league. This is the time to check out new signings and get a reading on the level of preparedness of the Islanders as they hope to make a deep run in the post season. Be there to support your team; buy New York Islanders Brooklyn tickets now.
The Islanders are an NHL team that was formed in 1972. The reason for their formation was to occupy the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, which became the home stadium of the Islanders for the major part of their history. The franchise is based out of Brooklyn and is placed in the Eastern Conference where they play in the Metropolitan division.
Unique fan base
The Islanders, along with the New York Rangers and New Jersey Devils are the three teams in the NHL. However, the Islanders have their own fan base which is concentrated in the areas of Queens, Long Island and Brooklyn. The franchise started late but was quick to find its feet in the league. After only two years, the Islanders set off on a purple patch that saw them make the playoffs fourteen years in a row. This was the peak of their success. During this time, the club was able to lift the Stanley Cup four years in a row from 1980 till 1983.
During the period from 1980 to 1983, the Islanders were able to win 19 playoff series. This remarkable stat remains unbroken to this day. In addition to the Stanley Cup, the Islanders have also lifted the Conference title 6 times and the division title 6 times. The franchise is undergoing a drop in form since the last two decades but that has not diminished the faith of the fans in the club. Be there to watch the pre-season friendlies and see if the Islanders can break out of their funk; buy New York Islanders Brooklyn tickets now.