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In an announcement to sports editors from the Associated Press on Friday, the commissioner of the NHL said that the Islanders are considering a move from their current home arena at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn to return to Long Island, specifically Belmont Park, where the team would submit a bid to build a new arena there. more
The 2017 Monster Energy Supercross season has proven to be most exciting in years as the battle for the hotly contested 450SX Class title intensifies. As Round 16 nears the New York area, 3-time Champion, Ryan Dungey, and top contender, Eli Tomac, now sit tied atop the championship standings. more
Elmont resident Keith Couch began playing baseball in his backyard when he was 3, and has played Little League, travel and school ball at Holy Trinity High and Adelphi University. He has spent the last seven seasons in the minor leagues. more
Behind the scenes access to the new NYCB Live Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. more
Hofstra’s baseball team is looking to reach new heights this spring with the return of veteran hitters. The Pride went 15-37 in 2016, but bring back position players who combined for 29 home runs and 136 RBIs. more
After a rare down season for Hofstra softball, the Pride is geared for a turnaround spring thanks to some talented additions. Despite posting its 27th straight winning season, Hofstra missed out on qualifying for the Colonial Athletic Association for the first time in program history with an 8-10 record. more
On a day where offense wasn’t easy to come by, one hot hand made all the difference in the world for Southampton in Sunday’s Long Island Class A boys’ basketball championship game. more
For the first time in a quarter century, the Elmont Lady Spartans are Long Island basketball champions. Led by its vaunted defense and a balanced offensive attack, Elmont took a big lead and then staved off a Mount Sinai comeback to take the Long Island Class A title with a 58-51 victory. more
A new 90-second shot clock was introduced in college women’s lacrosse for the 2017 season providing further impetus for Hofstra to electrify its offense. On the heels of a disappointing three-win 2016 campaign, fifth-year head coach Shannon Smith looked to implement a more up-tempo style this spring. more
With one huge defensive stand in the closing seconds of last Saturday’s Nassau Class A girls’ basketball championship game, No. 1 Elmont erased nightmares of recent playoff defeats to capture its first county title since the 2003-04 campaign with a 50-49 victory over second-seeded North Shore before a crowd of 1,500 at Hofstra. more
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