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UBS Arena

Opened:Nov. 19, 2021Home Team:New York Islanders
Owner:New York Arena Partners
(a joint venture of the New York Islanders, Oak View Group, and Sterling Equities)
2400 Hempstead Turnpike, Elmont, NY
Former Names:Belmont Park Arena

UBS Arena is a multi-purpose indoor arena located at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York, directly adjacent to the New York City limits. Opened in 2021, it is the home of the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League (NHL), replacing the Nassau Coliseum. The arena officially seats 17,250 patrons for NHL games and up to 19,000 for concerts and other select events. Fans and sports writers have affectionately nicknamed the arena “The Stable” due to the arena being located at Belmont Park, a famous thoroughbred racing venue.

UBS Arena New York Islanders
UBS Arena, Home of the New York Islanders (Tdorante10, CC BY-SA 4.0 , via Wikimedia Commons)

First Game

  • Nov. 20, 2021 – Islanders vs. Calgary Flames (5-2 loss)

Notable Events

  • Stanley Cup Playoffs – 2023