The Islanders might not have the national following some NHL playoff teams enjoy, but North America does recognize a good story when it sees one.

And the Isles' run to the NHL playoffs in their final season at Nassau Coliseum clearly is that.

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To capitalize on the feel-good vibe - and nostalgia - NBC has produced a promotional advertisement for its playoff coverage that should give long-time Islanders fans goosebumps.

The Islanders begin the first-round playoff series at Washington on Wednesday night, with Games 3 and 4 at Nassau Coliseum on Sunday and Tuesday, respectively.

Watch the video above. Mobile users can click the link above to view the spot.