Islanders, Devils to play at Barclays

Updated: January 31, 2012, 11:08 PM ET
By Katie Strang | ESPNNewYork.com

NEWARK, N.J. -- With the New York Islanders' future in Uniondale looking as tenuous as ever, the speculation about a potential move to Brooklyn intensified with Tuesday's announcement that the team will play a preseason game Oct. 2 against the New Jersey Devils at Barclays Center.

The exhibition game will be the first NHL game played at Barclays, which has been speculated as a potential landing spot for the Islanders once their lease at Nassau Coliseum expires in 2015.

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