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The Islanders defeated the Ducks, 3-2, in overtime with a Josh Bailey goal Sunday night, Oct. 16, 2016 in their home opener at the Barclays Center. (Credit: Newsday / Chuck Fadely)
The Rangers opened their 90th season with a 5-3 win over the crosstown rival Islanders on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016 at Madison Square Garden. (Credit: Newsday/Robert Cassidy, Greg Inserillo)
The Islanders bolstered their defensive depth by signing veteran Dennis Seidenberg to a one-year, $1-million deal on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016. The next day, coach Jack Capuano and several Islander players talk about what the addition of Seidenberg means for the team. (Credit: News 12 Long Island)
Islanders first-round pick Mathew Barzal, is learning a lot skating with veterans Andrew Ladd and PA Parenteau as the New York Islanders opened training camp at their new practice facility on Sept. 23, 2016 at Northwell Health Ice Center at Eisenhower Park. (Credit: Newsday / Jeffrey Basinger)
Some former Islanders greats were on hand at the team’s official practice facility, Northwell Health Ice Center in East Meadow, at a memorial service for Al Arbour, who coached the team to four Stanley Cup championships from 1980-83 and who passed away on August 28, 2015. Islanders general manager Garth Snow announced that the rink will now be known as the Al Arbour Rink.
On July 27, 2016 Hockey Hall of Famer and former New York Islander Clark Gillies visited kids at Cohen Children's Medical Center. (Credit: Howard Schnapp)