Tape2Tape (020): Nassau Coliseum, The End of an Era

Nassau Coliseum, NHL, New York Islanders, Christopher Pasatieri, Getty Images

The Islanders shut of the lights for the final time at Nassau Coliseum following Game 6 against the Capitals. (Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Saying goodbye is always the hardest. For fans of the New York Islanders, it was a hard series against the Washington Capitals and one that saw the team play their final game at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.

Fortunately, I was able to catch one game this season at the Coliseum and here’s my look at the old barn and reactions from some of those who called it home. 

For the final farewell, check out the link below.

Nassau Coliseum: The End of an Era – Originally published on The Hockey Writers’ Overtime


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