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Charles Wang says move to Brooklyn won't affect name

Islanders owner Charles Wang has announced that the Islanders will relocate to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn after the 2014-2015 season. Videojournalist: Amanda Voisard (Oct. 24, 2012)

Islanders owner Charles Wang did not hesitate when asked whether the team's scheduled move to Brooklyn in 2015 would bring with it a new name.

"No," he said. "We're the New York Islanders."

That goes for the colors and logo, too.

But at the very least one aspect of the logo presumably will have to be altered: the depiction of Long Island itself.

Brooklyn geographically is on the same island as Uniondale, of course, but the far west end of the land mass is not shown on the current logo, including the part where the Barclays Center is located.

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