In this age of brand-new arenas, places like Nassau Coliseum pass for having a sense of nostalgia and history. There are talks of a new rink, but this rink still has a clean look and feel to it. But it is definitely early '70s construction, and maintains that look. For me, that added so much to the experience.
It looks and feels like the late '70s, early '80s glory years of the NHL--especially outside, where you'd expect to see people strutting around in short '80s shorts sporting glam mullets. And when you get inside and see the banners hanging from the rafters bearing the fabled accomplisments of this franchise in the early '80s, any hockey fan will feel a sense of nostalgia. You expect to see...Read More