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Long Island Family Making Winter Memories On Backyard Ice Rink

On Long Island, a super-passionate hockey fan is making sure his family and neighbors can learn to appreciate the sport…by building his own backyard hockey rink.

02/12/2015

The New York Islanders celebrate their 3-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on February 10, 2015 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the NY/NJ sports landscape.

02/11/2015

UNIONDALE, NY - FEBRUARY 10: The game winning shot by Casey Cizikas #53 of the New York Islanders eludes Viktor Fasth #35 of the Edmonton Oilers at 15:23 of the third period  at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on February 10, 2015 in Uniondale, New York. The Islanders defeated the Oilers 3-2. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Cizikas Snaps Tie, Gives Isles 3-2 Win Over Edmonton

Casey Cizikas snapped a third-period tie with 4:37 left, and the New York Islanders pulled out a 3-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night.

02/11/2015

Martin St. Louis (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) and Brock Nelson (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Islanders, Rangers Fighting Through Injuries And Individual Scoring Slumps

Odds are good the Islanders and the Rangers will make the playoffs, but what shape each will be in when they get there is anyone’s guess.

02/10/2015

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)

Barclays Center CEO: Islanders Ticket Sales ‘Far Exceeding Our Expectations’

Brett Yormark says the timing of the Islanders’ relocation couldn’t be better with the team in the midst of “one of the best seasons in the history of their franchise.”

02/10/2015

Michael Grabner #40 of the New York Islanders in action against the Philadelphia Flyers at Wells Fargo Center on February 5, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Banged-Up Islanders Place Forward Michael Grabner On Injured Reserve

Injuries are suddenly catching up to the New York Islanders, who ruled out three regulars before their win over the Buffalo Sabres on Sunday.

02/09/2015

Islanders goalie Chad Johnson, left, watches a shot by Montreal’s David Desharnais go into the net on Dec. 23, 2014, at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Friedman: Islanders Better Figure Out How To Fix Their PK And Backup Goalie, Pronto

While the Islanders are all but assured of a postseason berth, they’ve got quite a bit of holes to plug up. Their penalty kill and backup goalie situation are a mess — and that’s putting it nicely.

02/06/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - FEBRUARY 05: Cal Clutterbuck #15 of the New York Islanders reacts after scoring a goal against the Philadelphia Flyers in the second period at Wells Fargo Center on February 5, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Clutterbuck Scores In Shootout, Leads Islanders To 3-2 Win Over Philly

Cal Clutterbuck scored the deciding goal in the seventh round of the shootout to lead the New York Islanders to a 3-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night.

02/06/2015

Boomer Esiason and Craig Carton with Mike Nichols on November 11, 2014. (Photo by Al Dukes/WFAN)

Boomer, Carton And NHL Alumni Honored To Lace ‘Em Up For Mikey Nichols

“I know it’s going to be pretty powerful,” WFAN host Boomer Esiason said of the charity hockey game being held Saturday for the paralyzed player from Monroe.

02/05/2015

The New York Islanders skate against the New Jersey Devils during a preseason game at Barclays Center. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Barclays Bringing Islanders’ Tradition To ‘Best Building In The Country’

As the Islanders finish out a 43-year run at the Nassau Coliseum, their future home is getting ready to welcome them with open arms for the 2015-16 campaign.

02/05/2015

Phil Jackson (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the NY/NJ sports landscape.

02/04/2015

Islanders ownership made the ill-fated decision to switch the team's longtime logo to this one back in 1997. The outrage from fans quickly became the stuff of legend. (Photo by Ian Tomlinson/Allsport/Getty Images)

6 Worst Jerseys In NY-NJ Sports History

On Tuesday night, the Islanders (sort of) brought back their infamous “Fisherman” jerseys for pregame warmups. Yet those threads aren’t the worst ever.

02/04/2015

The Islanders' infamous "fisherman" logo. (credit: New York Islanders)

Embrace The Horror: Islanders To Bust Out Fisherman Jerseys On Tuesday Night

It was one of the worst decisions a New York sports franchise has ever made, but in this, the final season at Nassau Coliseum, the Islanders refuse to pretend the “fisherman” logo era never happened.

02/03/2015

UNIONDALE, NY - JANUARY 29:  Jaroslav Halak #41 of the New York Islanders gives up a goal to Patrice Bergeron #37 of the Boston Bruins during their game at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on January 29, 2015 in Uniondale, New York.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Bruins Beat Isles 5-2 In Game Marked By Wild Momentum Shifts

Kevan Miller scored the go-ahead goal late in the second period, Tuukka Rask stopped 43 shots, and the Boston Bruins beat the New York Islanders 5-2 Thursday night.

01/30/2015

Ryan Strome #18, John Tavares #91 and Anders Lee #27 of the New York Islanders celebrate Tavares' third-period power-play goal against the New York Rangers at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on January 27, 2015 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the NY/NJ sports landscape.

01/29/2015

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