Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum - Exterior

John Spano, Man Who Tried To Scam NHL And Isles, Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

A man who once tried to pull off an audacious scam to buy the Islanders was sentenced to 10 years in prison for another fraud case in northeast Ohio.

06/19/2015

2015 NHL Stanley Cup Final - Game Six

In Honor Of Blackhawks’ Cup Title, 10 Legendary NHL Dynasties

In this day and age, what the Blackhawks accomplished on Monday night made them a dynasty.

06/16/2015

Islanders forward Josh Bailey (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Friedman: Islanders Must Remain Aggressive This Summer If They Are To Keep Pace In East

We’re near the halfway point of the Stanley Cup Final, which means the offseason is right around the corner. For the New York Islanders, it will be a time to recalibrate and plug up some holes.

06/09/2015

Team Russia forward Kirill Petrov, right, scores the sixth goal past Latvia's goalie Maris Jucers during a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship in Helsinki on May 4, 2013. (ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Islanders Trying To Raid The KHL, Targeting Pair Of Big, Young Forwards

A mystery man for several years, it finally looks like Kirill Petrov is coming to the NHL.

06/08/2015

Tampa Bay Lightning v New York Rangers - Game Seven

6 NHL Sun Belt Franchises That Have Made Stanley Cup Runs

Here are six southern franchises that have made runs (both successful and unsuccessful) to the Final.

06/03/2015

Nassau Coliseum as seen before the Islanders' home playoff game against the Washington Capitals on April 21, 2015. (Credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Hempstead OKs Redevelopment Plan For Nassau Coliseum Site

A group headed by developer Bruce Ratner will renovate the aging arena and build a movie theater, restaurants, stores, recreation and office space on the 91-acre site.

05/26/2015

Rangers GM Glen Sather (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rangers’ Sather Named NHL General Manager Of The Year Award Finalist

The Rangers and Lightning are battling on the ice and for a front office award.

05/22/2015

Former Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock was hired by the Toronto Maple Leafs on May 20, 2015. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Friedman: Capuano Better Pan Out Because Islanders Are Ignoring Better Options

If you’re the New York Islanders, and coaching salaries are actually on the rise, at a certain point the “he costs too much” argument has to go out the window.

05/21/2015

Fans take photos before Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals between the New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning at Madison Square Garden on May 16, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jared Max: What Do Our Sports Interests Say About Who And What We Are?

On Wednesday, I posted a general collection of results regarding Americans’ interests in sports. Today, we dig deeper into the NBA, NHL and golf.

05/21/2015

Dallas Stars v Vancouver Canucks

Counting Down The 10 Longest Playoff Games In NHL History

What are the 10 longest skirmishes, you ask? Let’s take a look.

05/20/2015

Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum - Exterior

John Spano Pleads Guilty To Forgery Charges In Ohio

Fifty-year-old John Spano faces up to 16 years in prison after pleading guilty late Monday to 16 counts of forgery.

05/19/2015

Police were looking for this man in connection with the theft of an Islanders player's glove from Nassau Coliseum. (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Cops Looking For Man Who Allegedly Stole Islanders Glove After Nassau Coliseum Finale

Police have released a photo of the suspect, who is seen holding a beer bottle with a navy blue and orange padded glove.

05/18/2015

Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum - Exterior

John Spano, Disgraced Ex-Islanders Buyer, Faces Another Fraud Case

The man who once tried buy an NHL franchise with loads of chutzpah and not much else could face a return to the judicial penalty box if convicted of what authorities say is yet another scam.

05/18/2015

Ben Smith, left, of USA celebrates his goal with teammate Mark Arcobello during the IIHF World Championship quarterfinal match against  Switzerland at CEZ Arena on May 14, 2015 in Ostrava, Czech Republic. (Photo by Matej Divizna/Getty Images)

U.S., Canada Roll Into Semifinals Of Ice Hockey World Championship

Ben Smith and Charlie Coyle scored 57 seconds apart as the United States rallied for a 3-1 victory over Switzerland on Thursday, and awaited either defending champion Russia or Sweden.

05/14/2015

An exterior shot of Barclays Center

A Roof Grows In Brooklyn: Barclays Center To Get Grassy Lid

When the project is complete by the end of September, the 3-acre curving rooftop is expected to be a hardy, verdant dome of grasses, flowers and plants.

05/14/2015

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