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Here’s your chance to win money, while helping a good cause. At every Islanders game, you can purchase 50/50 tickets at various gates on the concourse. Half of the earnings go towards charitable causes, including the Islanders Children’s Foundation, and the other half is for the winner! You can purchase tickets up until the start of the 3rd period. During the final period, the winner will be announced in the arena and on the scoreboard.

Accessible Seating
Tickets are available for purchase at the Nassau Coliseum Box Office or by calling 1.800.882.ISLES – Ext. 2. Guests with disabilities may purchase a ticket for themselves along with one companion seat. The seating locations within the Nassau Coliseum for accessible seats are at the top of Sections 202, 206, 209 and 222.

If you need assistance please visit security, guest services, the Islanders Coliseum Office, or for ticket assistance please visit Window 1 at the Box Office.

See Contact Information

Affiliated Organizations
The Bridgeport Sound Tigers are the American Hockey League affiliate the New York Islanders, while the Stockton Thunder are the Islanders' ECHL affiliate. Click here to visit the Sound Tigers website, and click here to visit the Thunder for coverage of the Islanders prospects, team schedule, tickets, stats, video and much more.

Alcohol Policy
Coliseum guests are expected to drink responsibly. Guests must be 21 years of age or older to purchase and drink alcohol. Proper identification is necessary to purchase any alcoholic beverage. There is a limit of two beers sold per guest, per order. Coliseum management reserves the right to reduce the purchase limit and discontinue sales at any time. Alcohol can not be transported into or out of the Coliseum. Guests will not be permitted to enter the Coliseum if they appear intoxicated. The consumption of alcohol is prohibited in the parking lots. Drunk and disorderly behavior or violation of any alcohol policy will result in ejection and/or expulsion from any and all upcoming Nassau Coliseum events.

Pre-signed merchandise is available at the Game Night Auction located at Gate 17 in the Nassau Coliseum. The Islanders do not hold organized autograph sessions on game nights.

Automated Teller Machines (ATM’s)
There are two ATM locations in the Coliseum. One is located to the right of the escalators in the Box Office lobby and the other is across from Gate 10 on the concourse.

Baby Changing Stations
Baby changing stations are located in various restrooms for your convenience.

Banners/Retired Numbers
Retired Players:     
Denis Potvin  5
Clark Gillies     9
Bryan Trottier  19
Mike Bossy    22
Bobby Nystrom   23
Billy Smith 31

Retired Non-Players:
Al Arbour     1500
Bill Torrey  “The Architect”

Birthday Parties
Looking for a new way to celebrate your child's next birthday? Kids can celebrate in style with ten or more of their friends and family at the coolest party in town! Your Islanders fan will receive a special birthday gift from the Islanders and get to see their name in lights on the scoreboard.  Included in the top birthday party package is a high five experience with the players.
Call 1.800.882.ISLES – Ext. 3 or e-mail groupsales@newyorkislanders.com for more information.
Bistro 1255
The Bistro 1255 is located in the Lower Lobby, to the right of the escalators, which can be accessed from the Box Office lobby.  It opens an hour and a half before Islanders games begin and closes an hour after the final buzzer.

Box Office
The Nassau Coliseum Box Office is open Monday-Friday from 9:30 am – 4:45 pm, as well as weekends when there are events in the building. On game days, the box office stays open until midway through the second period.  The entrance to the Box Office is located in the plaza across from the Marriott hotel, on the east side of the Coliseum.

Bridgeport Sound Tigers
The Bridgeport Sound Tigers are the American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate team of the New York Islanders.  For more information, or to attend a game, visit www.soundtigers.com.

Broadcast Information

See Radio Broadcasts or Television Broadcasts

Cameras and Video Equipment

Single frame and flash photography are allowed for New York Islanders home games.  Video Cameras are not permitted.

Cellular Phones
The use of cellular phones is prohibited at the Box Office, but is permitted everywhere else within the arena – providing that the use of these items does not interfere with other guests' enjoyment of the game.

Charles B. Wang Ice Hockey Project Hope
Founded by Islanders owner Charles Wang, Project Hope’s ultimate goal is to provide young Chinese athletes with access to educational opportunities. Project Hope endeavors to create opportunities for cultural exchange through international youth hockey events and by promoting Project Hope scholarship placements in the United States. For more information on Project Hope, click here.

Children’s Foundation
See New York Islanders Children’s Foundation

Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum is the home of the New York Islanders, and is the only professional sports arena on Long Island. It is owned and managed by SMG, and is located in Uniondale, NY, in the heart of Nassau County. Please see Directions for different ways to get to the Coliseum. Click here for the Coliseum Concession Map.

Food stands are located throughout the concourse and offer a variety of food and beverages, including hot dogs, chicken fingers, nachos, popcorn, sushi, pretzel twists, cupcakes, soda, beer and much more.  Kosher food is available on all game days, excluding Friday and Saturday. All Coliseum concessions are handled by Aramark, not the New York Islanders. For the

Contact Information

Islanders Corporate Office:
Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
1255 Hempstead Turnpike
Uniondale, NY 11553


Phone: 516.501.6700 / 1.800.882.ISLES (4753)
Fax: 516.501.6762
Credit Cards
Visa, MasterCard, American Express and the Discover Card are accepted forms of payment at all New York Islanders ticket locations and outlets. They are also accepted at merchandise stands located throughout the concourse. Credit cards are accepted at some, but not all, food concessions as a form of payment.

Customer Care Hotline
If you need assistance or have any questions, please call 1.800.882.ISLES to reach one of our dedicated and knowledgeable representatives.  Please use the one of the following extensions to get the information you need:
Extension 1 – Ticket Sales
Extension 2 – Customer Care
Extension 3 – Group Tickets and Information
Customer Services
For customer service at an Islanders game, see Game Day Guest Services
For customer service on non-game days, see Customer Care Hotline


To Islanders Corporate Office:

From Eastern Long Island (South Shore)
Sunrise Highway to Southern State Parkway to exit 22N (Meadowbrook Parkway South) to exit M4, follow signs to Nassau Coliseum.

From Eastern Long Island (North Shore)
Long Island Expressway West (495) to exit 39 (Glen Cove Road south) to Old Country Road. Turn left and go east for one (1) mile to Merrick Avenue. Turn right to Nassau Coliseum.

From Manhattan
* Battery Tunnel to Belt Parkway, proceeding east to the Southern State Parkway, to exit 22N (Meadowbrook Parkway North) to exit M4, follow signs to Nassau Coliseum.

* Midtown Tunnel to Long Island Expressway (495) East to exit 38, Northern State Parkway to exit 31A (Meadowbrook Parkway South) to exit M4, follow signs to Nassau Coliseum.
* Triborough Bridge to Grand Central Parkway which turns into the Northern State Parkway, to exit 31A (Meadowbrook Parkway South) to exit M4, follow signs to Nassau Coliseum.
See Public Transportation for LIRR/MTA information
Only 501(c)(3) organizations may apply to receive merchandise, memorabilia, and/or monetary donations.  These organizations must be operating on Long Island.  Preferential consideration is applied to organizations that assist children in the areas of hockey, health, and education.  Requests should be submitted to the Islanders Corporate Office, on official letterhead, to the attention of the Community Relations Department.  Please submit all requests at least 6 weeks in advance of any event, and include all relevant information.  Requests may also be faxed to 516.501.6762.

Doolin’s Pub
Doolin’s Pub is located in the Lower Lobby, to the right of the escalators, which can be accessed from the Box Office lobby.  It opens an hour and a half before Islanders games begin and closes an hour after the final buzzer. Doolin's is also the home of the Isles Meetups, which are held for every home game from 5:30 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. and in between periods. Meet up with other fans that you have connected with through Facebook and Twitter.

Drop-off Policy
Admission into parking lots is not allowed for drop off. Guests will be instructed to the designated drop off area at the Earle Ovington Boulevard entrance.

Elevators in the Nassau Coliseum are used only to reach the Executive Suite Level and Press Box. Elevator 1 is located between Gates 1 and 20 on the main concourse. Elevator 2 is located between Gates 15 and 16 on the main concourse.

Escalators are located in the middle of the Box Office lobby and go down to the Lower Lobby.

Executive Suites
The Islanders Executive Suites have more than 30 luxury suites, ranging from 8 – 22 seats, available to purchase or rent for all Coliseum events! All suites provide guests with a birds-eye view of the game, including closed-circuit and cable TVs, and the option for VIP Parking and catered food and beverages. For more information on obtaining a luxury suite, CLICK HERE, or call 516.501.6878.

First Aid/Emergency Medical Technicians
The first aid station is located at Gate 5. There are also emergency medical technicians present during all New York Islanders games.

Food. Click here for the Coliseum Concession Map.

Game Day Guest Services
Our guests’ experience at an Islanders game is our top priority.  On game nights, the Guest Services booth, located at Gates 2 and 16 on the concourse, is open from one hour prior to game time through the second intermission. 

Group Tickets
Have your next group event with the New York Islanders! Whether it's your scout group, birthday party, company mixer or family outing. Group tickets are a proven way to entertain clients, reward employees, raise funds or just have a great time out with family and friends.

All groups of 20 people or more can receive:
  • Up to 45% off face value
  • Special group recognition on scoreboard
  • Islanders gift for all group leaders
  • Preferred/best available seating
  • Fund Raising Opportunity
Companies can inquire about employee discount programs by calling 1.800.882.ISLES – Ext. 3 or e-mailing groupsales@newyorkislanders.com.

Ice Girls

Formed in 2001, the Ice Girls are the first group of its kind in the NHL. The Ice Girls perform a variety of tasks, including cleaning the ice surface, entertaining the crowd and in general, making the experience at Islanders games more enjoyable for anyone. You can find out more about the Ice Girls by CLICKING HERE. To hire an Ice Girl for your next event please call 516.501.6870.

Islanders Iceworks
Located in Syosset, Islanders Iceworks is a state-of-the-art hockey complex, and the official practice facility of the New York Islanders. Iceworks offers hockey/figure skating programs for the novice to expert skater. The facility provides Long Island’s most comprehensive programs for children/adults to enjoy the game of hockey, develop new skating skills and learn from the best. All Islanders practices held at Iceworks are not open to the public, unless otherwise announced. For more information, including directions, visit www.islandersiceworks.com.

Islanders Insider

Be the first to know about Islanders transactions, news and stories by signing up for Islanders Insider. When news breaks, the Islanders Communications department will send out an e-mail blast to “Insiders” prior to posting it on our website. Islanders Insider is free, so CLICK HERE to sign up today.

Islanders TV
Launched for the start of the 2006-07 season, Islanders TV became the first 24-hour/7-day a week internet sports channel of its kind. Powered by NeuLion, a Plainview, NY based technology company, Islanders TV is the only place to go for all of your Islanders video entertainment.  “ITV” broadcasts and archives thousands of hours of footage you can’t find anywhere else.  Exclusive behind the scenes access, extensive pre- and post-game interviews, as well as replays and searchable archives of every Islanders game can be found on Islanders TV.  Visit  islanders.nhl.tv to begin watching now.

Kids Club - Brought to you by Bethpage Federal Credit Union
The Islanders Kids Club is a great, free way for fans 14-and-under to show their Islanders pride. With great member benefits there's no doubt your child will want to be a part of the Islanders Kids Club! And now there are three great Kids Club levels to choose from! Sign your child up by registering online by clicking here.

Lost Children
If you notice a lost child, or your child is lost, please contact a member of the Islanders staff, a security guard, usher or Coliseum employee for assistance. Security is located at Gate 5.

Lost/Stolen Tickets
If you have lost your season ticket, we will do our best to provide you with replacements.  If your season ticket has been stolen, a police report must be received by the New York Islanders immediately, so we can better assist you.  All lost/stolen ticket claims are handled by our customer care staff by calling 1.800.882.ISLES – Ext. 2.  Replacement, bar coded tickets will be then be issued on game by game basis, at Window 1 at the Box Office at the discretion of the New York Islanders.  

Lower Lobby
The Lower Lobby is open to all ticket holders. Bistro 1255, Doolin’s Pub, the expo center, food concessions, restrooms and entry into the arena at Section 124x are all accessible through the Lower Lobby.

Official New York Islanders merchandise is available at merchandise stands located in the Box Office Lobby (outside Gate 10), and on the concourse at Gates 8, 11, 14 and 18. You may also purchase official Islanders merchandise by visiting our pro shops in Syosset, Dix Hills and Cantiague Park, or online here.

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New York Islanders Children’s Foundation

The New York Islanders Children's Foundation was created in the Summer of 2003, and is dedicated to supporting Long Island-based nonprofit organizations that provide opportunities to children. The Foundation will work with children's charities that focus on the areas of health, education and youth hockey development. Funding for the Foundation is raised by our fans, through their participation in our numerous fundraising events and activities.  For more information click here.

NYI Blog Box
Upon submitting an application prior to the start of the season, bloggers earn media privileges for a limited number of games, and are seated in the press box – separate from the accredited media – and access to players and coaches. For more information on the NYI Blog Box, click here.

NYI Booster Club
The NYI Booster Club was formed in 1972 and serves as a medium for Islanders fans to meet on a weekly basis to share stories, meet players and organize trips to various Islanders events. The NYI Booster Club meets bi-monthly at the Marriott Hotel in Uniondale. For more information, visit www.nyiboosterclub.org.

The New York Islanders Hockey Club, L.P. is wholly owned by Charles B. Wang.

Parking fees for the 2013-14 season are $8 for general, $12 for preferred, and $40 for busses. Entrances to the Nassau Coliseum parking lot can be found on Hempstead Turnpike, Charles Lindbergh Blvd. and Earle Ovington Blvd.

“Preferred Parking,” a private lot for season ticket holders is located on Earle Ovington Blvd., and is available for purchase prior to the start of the season by calling  (800) 882 ISLES. VIP Parking is available for sponsors, Executive Suite and premium seating guests. Any problems in the parking lot should be reported to security at Gate 5.

Premium Seating
Islanders Premium Seating includes Promenade and Arena Box seats. These spacious and comfortable seats offer an awesome, unobstructed view of all the action and an exceptional way to watch a game or event, for you, your family, or your business. All premium seating guests receive food and beverage service at their seats, TV monitors, and VIP Parking privileges!  Call 1.800.882.ISLES – Ext. 1.

Project Hope
See Charles B. Wang Ice Hockey Project Hope

Public Transportation
Railroad and buses:
Take the Long Island Railroad to one of the following train stations:
Westbury, Garden City or Hempstead.

Taxi service is available from the Westbury and Garden City stations and should be approximately a 10 minute ride. A taxi service is available at these stations by calling 516.333.3131.

From the Hempstead station, walk one (1) block to the Hempstead Bus Terminal. Take the N70, N71, or N72, which will drop you off on Hempstead Turnpike opposite the Nassau Coliseum.

Radio Broadcasts
All regular season New York Islanders games can be heard on WRHU 88.7 FM. Join Chris King for all the exciting Islanders action. Check the New York Islanders homepage for links to hear the radio broadcast over your computer. Download the Islanders iOS app in the iTunes app store to hear all Islanders games broadcasted live.

Women’s restrooms can be found adjacent to Gates 3, 7, 13 and 17. Men’s restrooms are adjacent to Gates 2, 8, 12 and 18. Additional restrooms are located in the Lower Lobby next to the escalators and outside the Coliseum by Gates 1 & 16.

Road-game tickets
As loyal New York Islanders fans, we realize that you may have the opportunity to watch an Islanders game on the road!  If there are away games you are interested in attending, please contact your ticket representative, or call 1.800.882.ISLES so that a representative can assist you.

School Programs
The New York Islanders Islanders @ School Program, launched in 2009, will provide a variety of programs geared towards schools.  “Islanders School Day” and the “We’re All Islanders School Assembly” fall under the @ School Program, which is a web-based school program for grades 3 through 6. To find out more about the New York Islanders school programs, click here or call 1.800.882.ISLES.

Security is located at Gate 5. Security personnel are also located throughout the Coliseum on game nights. If you should have a problem and require assistance, please contact an Islanders representative, security guard or usher immediately. You can reach security directly by dialing 516.794.9321.

Sparky the Dragon
Sparky has been the Islanders’ mascot since 2000. You can find him roaming Nassau Coliseum as well as various functions all across Long Island. To find out more information about hiring Sparky for your next event or birthday party, please call 516.501.6870.

Federal laws prohibit smoking throughout Nassau Coliseum.  Smoking is permitted in the designated smoking areas located outside Gates 1 and 16.

Stockton Thunder
The Stockton Thunder are the ECHL affiliate of the New York Islanders. For more information, or to attend a game, visit www.stocktonthunder.com.

Team Store
Visit the Islanders Team Stores for authentic Islanders jerseys, autographed player memorabilia and game tickets. The team stores are located in Syosset, Dix Hills and Cantiague Park. Click here for directions and hours of operation.

See Contact Information for general office numbers.  For other phone numbers, please see appropriate section.

Television Broadcasts
Join Howie Rose and Butch Goring for local coverage of Islanders games. The broadcasts can be seen on the following stations: MSG, MSG Plus and MSG Plus 2. Several nationally televised games will be broadcasted on NBC or NBC Sports Network. Check your local listings or newyorkislanders.com to confirm the game-day broadcast.

Tickets/Advance Ticket Sales
Tickets for all Islanders Home Games are available for purchase at the following locations:
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It wouldn't be an A-Z guide without the world's most famous ice resurfacer. The Zamboni machine is named after its inventor, Frank Zamboni.




J. Tavares 82 38 48 5 86
K. Okposo 60 18 33 -8 51
R. Strome 81 17 33 23 50
F. Nielsen 78 14 29 8 43
B. Nelson 82 20 22 6 42
A. Lee 76 25 16 9 41
J. Bailey 70 15 26 3 41
N. Leddy 78 10 27 18 37
J. Boychuk 72 9 26 15 35
T. Hamonic 71 5 28 15 33
J. Halak 38 17 4 .914 2.43
C. Johnson 8 8 1 .889 3.08

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