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Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Isles announce Brooklyn game

Story is on http://islanders.nhl.com/club/news.htm?id=614498

The team notes it will be the first NHL game played in Brooklyn.  Students of the game may be aware of the "Brooklyn Americans", who played as most of their existence as the NY Americans.  However, that team only practiced in Brooklyn, and played its home games at Madison Square Garden.
 
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