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

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

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

Polo Grounds

Blast From The Past: 7 Historic Former New York Sports Venues

Here are seven historic ballparks and arenas that New York teams have left behind.

04/30/2015

John Tavares (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

John Tavares In Running For NHL’s Hart Trophy

The Islanders captain was named a finalist for the MVP award along with Washington forward Alex Ovechkin and Montreal goalie Carey Price.

04/30/2015

Bradley Schwartz (R) and proud dad Peter at Nassau Coliseum (Photo by Peter Schwartz/CBSNewYork)

Schwartz: My Son’s Emotional Farewell To The Coliseum

“It will be our real home forever.” Spoken like a true Islanders fan.

04/29/2015

Nassau Coliseum

Friedman: Goodbye To Nassau Coliseum, My Home Away From Home

For me, Nassau Coliseum was always the place to go dream, to believe. It was the place where I learned everything I know about hockey.

04/29/2015

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

Jaroslav Halak, left, and Travis Hamonic of the New York Islanders defend against the New Jersey Devils during the second period at the Prudential Center on Oct. 2, 2014 in Newark. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Islanders’ Hamonic Reveals He Suffered Left Knee MCL Tear Prior To Playoffs

Hamonic’s injury did not require surgery and he said he might have been able to return at some point in the second round had the Isles not lost Monday.

04/28/2015

Nassau Coliseum (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

12 Things About Nassau Coliseum We’ll Miss

Starting next season, Brooklyn’s Barclays Center will present its own unique environment for Islanders fans, but there are many who believe it will never top the Nassau Coliseum experience.

04/28/2015

The Islanders’ Johnny Boychuk reacts at the end of a 2-1 loss to the Washington Capitals in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinal playoff series at Verizon Center on April 27, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Friedman: Islanders Have All Summer To Learn From Easily Correctable Mistakes

It shouldn’t have been this way. There should’ve been more hockey to be played.

04/28/2015

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