Islanders Announce 2016-17 Home Opener


The New York Islanders open play at Barclays Center for the 2016-17 campaign against the defending Pacific Division champion Anaheim Ducks on October 16.

Other announced games include October 13 at Madison Square Garden against the New York Rangers and October 15 in Washington against the Capitals. The Islanders previously announced their preseason schedule, which begins on September 26.

The complete 2016-17 schedule will be released on Tuesday, June 21.