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Islanders attendance at Nassau Coliseum

March28,2003 at NAssau Coliseum Toronto at Islanders. players

March28,2003 at NAssau Coliseum Toronto at Islanders. players and fans salute the canadian national anthem prior to tonights game. when isladners played in montreal the american anthem was booed by canadiens fans to protest the war in iraq Newsday photo by Paul J. Bereswill (Credit: Paul J. Bereswill)

The Islanders had an average home attendance of more than 14,000 fans in 15 of their first 31 seasons, but they haven’t reached that number at the 16,234-seat Nassau Coliseum since the 2002-03 campaign.

The franchise’s average attendance the last nine seasons:

2003-04: 13,693
2004-05: Lockout
2005-06: 12,609
2006-07: 12,886
2007-08: 13,640
2008-09: 13,773
2009-10: 12,735
2010-11: 11,059
2011-12: 13,191

That's an eight-season average of 12,948 fans per game.

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