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Fans pose with the New York Islanders ice girls prior to a game against the New Jersey Devils at Barclays Center. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders To Begin Brooklyn Era Against Blackhawks

The team announced details of its 2015-16 season opener on Wednesday. The Islanders are moving to Barclays Center after a 43-year run at Nassau Coliseum.

06/24/2015

Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks at the high school graduation of his son, Dante. (Credit: CBS2)

Mayor De Blasio Speaks Of Racial Tolerance During Son Dante’s High School Graduation

Among the graduates was one Dante de Blasio, whose picture flashed on the overhead screens of the arena as he listened to the keynote speaker, his father.

06/19/2015

Barclays Center in Brooklyn (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Charges Upgraded In Attack On Jewish Leader Outside Barclays Center

A man who allegedly assaulted a Jewish leader in front of the Barclays Center last fall has been slapped with upgraded charges.

06/19/2015

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

Buckets are filled with Coliseum ice upon the removal of the rink from the Nassau Coliseum on May 5, 2015 in Uniondale, New York. The New York Islanders have played their last game at the Nassau Coliseum and will begin to play at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn next season. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders Selling Melted Ice From Nassau Coliseum

According to the team’s website, each order of ice — which has since changed its state to liquid H2O — costs $20 and will come with a certificate of authenticity.

05/14/2015

Center court at Barclays Center (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Barclays Center To Host 2015 NBA Draft

It’s a Brooklyn three-peat.

05/12/2015

New York Islanders owner Charles Wang  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Charles Wang Writes Letter To Isles Fans, Vows To Bring Cup To Brooklyn

“This franchise is not satisfied with only qualifying for the playoffs because Islanders fans deserve a Stanley Cup,” Wang wrote. “We will not stop until this happens and Lord Stanley returns.”

05/08/2015

New York Islanders

Following Early Playoff Exit, Isles Look To Next Chapter: Brooklyn

It’s time for the New York Islanders to lower the Hall of Fame and Stanley Cup banners from the rafters, and pack up their pucks and sticks.

04/29/2015

General view of the NBA House presented by BBVA Compass in the LIU Paramount Theatre during the 2015 NBA All-Star on February 10, 2015 in Brooklyn.   (Photo by Dennis Slagle/NBAE via Getty Images)

Old Brooklyn Paramount Theater To Return As Performance Venue

The Brooklyn Paramount, at the northeast corner of Flatbush and DeKalb avenues in downtown Brooklyn, will undergo a 24-month renovation and reopen, according to a news release.

04/07/2015

Adrienne Ford won the Golden Gloves championship at the Barclays Center on Thursday, April 2. (Credit: CBS2)

Midtown Mom Takes Up Boxing, Wins Golden Gloves Championship

Adrienne Ford’s accidental discovery of boxing turned into an addiction, which led her winning in a New York Golden Gloves championship at the Barclays Center.

04/02/2015

Ice floes are viewed along the East River in Manhattan on a frigidly cold day February 20, 2015 in New York City. New York, and much of the East Coast and Western United States is experiencing unusually cold weather with temperatures in the teens and the wind chill factor making it feel well below zero. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYC Planning Director: City Won’t Use Eminent Domain To Acquire Property In Redevelopment

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s ambitious redevelopment plans won’t involve the use of eminent domain to acquire property, Planning Director Carl Weisbrod said Tuesday.

03/17/2015

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano in 2011 (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Nassau County Plans To Build New Practice Facility, Corporate Offices For Isles

County Executive Edward Mangano announced the plans Wednesday even as the team moves to Brooklyn.

03/12/2015

Deron Williams (Photo by Nathaniel Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: I’m Begging You — Stop Pairing D-Will And Jack In Crunch Time

The Nets were only trailing Utah, 78-75, with 5:45 remaining in the fourth quarter at Barclays Center Sunday night, but the ensuing substitution horn might as well have been a death knell.

03/09/2015

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Boomer & Carton: Recapping The Dynamic Radio Duo’s Friday Night In Brooklyn

Boomer and Craig made their annual trip to Barclays Center on Friday night to call a Brooklyn Nets basketball game and brought Al Dukes along with them…

WFAN–03/09/2015

Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov speaks to the media before Brooklyn's home opener at Barclays Center on November 3, 2014. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Report: Groups From China, Qatar Among Nets’ Potential Suitors

It seems Mikhail Prokhorov won’t have a hard time finding a buyer for the Brooklyn Nets. That is, if he decides to sell.

03/02/2015

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