Gameday Updates - Yankee Stadium

Gameday updates ahead of the Islanders-Rangers game at Yankee Stadium.

Wednesday, 01.29.2014 / 5:30 PM / News
By Cory Wright

It’s finally here! After months of anticipation, the Islanders are almost ready to take on the Rangers at Yankee Stadium.

Neither team held a morning skate at Yankee Stadium and the Islanders did not arrive until about 4:45 for tonight’s game. Jack Capuano held his press conference at 5:30 with a few pre-game announcements, but no players were made available.

Ahead of the 7:30 p.m. puck drop, here are some news and pictures from game day at Yankee Stadium.

Enjoy the game Islanders fans.

Yankee Stadium just before dusk on Wednesday.

Lineup Notes/Changes:

The Weather: It is 23 degrees at Yankee Stadium, but feels like 10 with the windchill.

The Ice Girls pose for a picture at Yankee Stadium.

Jack Capuano talks to Deb Placey before tonight's game.

The Islanders watch video prior to tonight's game at Yankee Stadium.

The Islanders warm up with some soccer on the field.


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