The Barclays Center is a beautiful venue. We can all agree on that. For hockey- ehhh, not so much.
Whats Gone Wrong at Barclays
- Long Commute
- Obstructed Seats
- Uncentered Scoreboard
- Awful Ice (Plastic tubes rather then metal)
- NO blue and orange
Notice the Scoreboard and how it is over the blue-line
Much like the Blackhawks in the first 2 games of the Playoffs- there is no goal.
On the other hand, lets look at Belmont.
- Short Commute (Similar the Nassau Coliseum)
- Islanders will build it so it will be PERFECT for hockey
- Good ice
- There will be plenty Blue and Orange
Here’s what it can possibly look like