Islanders Announce 2016 Preseason Schedule

Three Games at Barclays Center Highlight Exhibition Calendar

– Islanders take on Rangers in first preseason matchup since 2007 – 

BROOKLYN (May 26, 2016) – 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 203-345-4841.

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: 

Mon. Sept. 26 at 7 p.m. – Islanders vs. Philadelphia (BARCLAYS CENTER)
Tues. Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. – Islanders at New York Rangers (Madison Square Garden)
Tues. Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. – Islanders at Philadelphia (Wells Fargo Center)
Sat. Oct. 1 at 7 p.m. – Islanders vs. Washington (WEBSTER BANK ARENA)
Mon. Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. – Islanders vs. New Jersey (BARCLAYS CENTER)
Tues. Oct. 4 at 7 p.m. – Islanders vs. New York Rangers (BARCLAYS CENTER)

Wed. Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. – Islanders at New Jersey (Prudential Center)
Sun. Oct. 9 at 5 p.m. – Islanders at Washington (Verizon Center)