Whether it’s before the game, after a goal, or after a win, you’ll certainly hear the YES! chant when attending an Islanders game. The chant was started by WWE star Bryan Danielson and has quickly become an Isles fans favorite, so join in on the chant when attending a game.
2. Blue and Orange Army
The Orange and Blue Army are the most diehard Islanders supporters inside the Barclays Center and can be found in sections 228, 229, and 329. These fans live and die with their team and even have their own chants and songs, so if you’re looking to sit alongside the biggest Isles fans out there make sure to get tickets in one of these sections.
3. Retired Numbers and Championship Banners
Pay tribute to the Islanders dynasty teams of the late 1970s and early 1980s by checking out the Islanders banners at the Barclays Center. Hanging from the rafters are four Stanley Cup banners celebrating the Islanders four Cup wins as well as banners honoring the best players from those teams including Mike Bossy, Denis Potvin, and Bryan Trottier.
4. Taste of NY Bar
The Taste NY Bar is located in the arena’s main entrance and is the perfect place to grab a drink with friends before the game. The bar features a variety of New York beers, wine, and spirits allowing you the chance to taste some local drinks.
5. The 40/40 Club & Restaurant
If you want to experience an upscale dining experience while at the game then make sure to check out The 40/40 Club & Restaurant. The 40/40 Club & Restaurant features 36 TVs and a great view of all the action on the ice, so you can keep track of all the action going on around the league as well as inside the arena.
6. Boomer & Carton Kitchen
Boomer & Carton Kitchen is named for the WFAN sports talk radio hosts and is an excellent place to get burgers, sandwiches, and hot dogs with a bit of Brooklyn flair. The Batchagaloop Burger is the stands signature item, so make sure to pick one up during your visit to the Barclays Center.
7. Sparky the Dragon
Kids and adults alike love the Islanders mascot, Sparky the Dragon. You can see him the crowd, throughout the game and you’ll never know what trouble he’ll get into next, so keep your eye out for him.
8. Ice Crew
The Ice Crew keeps everyone in the arena engaged in the action through stoppages in play, so don’t miss these men and women for your chance to take part in some fun Islanders promotions.