When are the Islanders playing in the Stadium Series? Date, time, venue, odds, everything you need to know

The NHL Stadium Series takes place this weekend, and the Islanders will be part of the action when they face-off against one of their biggest rivals, the NY Rangers.

Feb 13, 2024; Elmont, New York, USA; New York Islanders center Mathew Barzal (13) plays the puck in
Feb 13, 2024; Elmont, New York, USA; New York Islanders center Mathew Barzal (13) plays the puck in / Dennis Schneidler-USA TODAY Sports

The Islanders will host the Rangers in one of the two Stadium Series games this weekend. So far, the 2023-24 season has been a rough one for the Isles, but what better team to build some momentum against heading into a crucial part of the year than one of their biggest rivals?

If you’re looking for more information on this weekend’s game, including the date, time, and venue, you have come to the right article. Keep reading for a rundown of everything you need to know about the upcoming Islanders-Rangers matchup.

When will the Islanders take on the Rangers this weekend?

Catch the Islanders in their Stadium Series matchup with the Rangers on Sunday, February 18th. The Isles will be looking to regain some confidence following what has been a rough stretch, and a big event like this is a good way to score a W and rediscover that edge.

What time does the matchup take place, and how can you watch?

The Isles take on the Rangers at 3:00 PM EST, so be sure to mark the time on your calendar so you don’t miss a single second of the action. This game is a nationally televised event on ABC, but if you are instead looking to stream, ESPN+ and fuboTV will carry the game.

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What venue is hosting the Stadium Series in 2024?

MetLife Stadium will host what will be the first outdoor NHL event at the venue, so the two teams will be traveling to nearby New Jersey for this one. The Islanders once hosted the Rangers in the 2014 Stadium Series at Yankee Stadium, so this will be the second outdoor matchup between the two clubs.

Islanders vs. Rangers odds

FanDuel has the Islanders slated at plus-1.5 underdogs to the Rangers, and the over/under sits at 5.5. The Islanders moneyline is plus-126 for this one.

Game odds periodically refresh and are subject to change

What to look out for this Sunday

The Islanders must find a way to play meaningful games when March rolls around, and they will move one step closer to that goal this Sunday if they beat the Rangers. They also can’t allow their cross-town rivals to take full control of the Metropolitan, so a win will slow down the Rangers momentum.