BREAKING NEWS: New York Islanders announce move to Brooklyn in 2015

As per TSN, the saga over the New York Islanders arena appears to be over.  After years of owner Charles Wang trying to build a new arena to replace the old and dilapidated Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, he appears to have finally relented and will allow the team to move from Nassau County, Long Island, to Brooklyn, NY.  This is probably good news in the long run for the Islanders, although I do feel sorry for the fans in Nassau.  Still, it’s not like the team is moving to Quebec City or Seattle, is it?  The team will just be a bit further away, but still within capable travelling distance.

Now, let’s hope the NHL doesn’t allow the Oilers to move…


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