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Islanders Announce Preseason Schedule

by Staff Writer / New York Islanders

The New York Islanders 2016 preseason schedule will consist of eight games, including three home games at Barclays Center and one at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, CT. 

The Islanders home games at Barclays Center are set for Monday, Sept. 26 against the Philadelphia Flyers, Monday, Oct. 3 against the New Jersey Devils, and Tuesday, Oct. 4 against the New York Rangers. All three contests in Brooklyn will start at 7 p.m.  

Tickets to Islanders preseason games at Barclays Center will go on sale on Friday, June 10.  To purchase tickets, fans are encouraged to visit or Tickets are also available for purchase at the American Express Box Office at Barclays Center beginning Saturday, June 11 at noon. To purchase group tickets, call 844.ISLES.GP.

The games in Brooklyn feature three key divisional matchups, including the first ever preseason meeting at Barclays Center between the Islanders and Rangers. The Islanders will host the Devils at Barclays Center for the fourth consecutive season. 

Webster Bank Arena, home of the Islanders American Hockey League affiliate, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, will host a preseason game on Sat., Oct. 1 at 7 p.m. against Metropolitan Division rivals, the Washington Capitals. Tickets go on sale to the general public starting on Friday, June 3, 2016 at 10am and can be purchased online at, by phone at 800.745.3000 or at the Webster Bank Arena Click It Or Ticket Box Office. For group ticket information please call 203-345-2300 ext 7. Executive suites & premium seat packages are also available by calling 203-345-2300 ext 8.

The Islanders four road games include stops at Madison Square Garden, Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PA, Prudential Center in Newark, NJ and Verizon Center in Washington D.C.

The full preseason schedule is below:

Date Time Islanders Opponent Venue
Mon. Sept. 26 7 p.m. Islanders Flyers Barclays Center
*Tues. Sept. 27 7 p.m. Islanders Rangers Madison Square Garden
*Tues. Sept. 27 7 p.m. Islanders Flyers Wells Fargo Center
Sat. Oct. 1 7 p.m. Islanders Capitals Webster Bank Arena
Mon. Oct. 3 7 p.m. Islanders Devils Barclays Center
Tues. Oct. 4 7 p.m. Islanders Rangers Barclays Center
Wed. Oct. 5 7 p.m. Islanders Devils Prudential Center
Sun. Oct. 9  5 p.m. Islanders Capitals Verizon Center
* denotes split-squad game

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