Posted by: puckdrawn | April 13, 2009

New York Islanders jersey and logo history

classic-logoThe New York Islanders logo was created by an advertising executive named John Alogna from East Meadow with the NY over a silhouette of Long Island.

Roy Boe’s wife Deon attempted to design the Islanders in green and black. That was quickly tossed by the politicians on Long Island who saw Nassau County’s colors of Orange and Blue much more appropriate. The blue was of a royal blue color.

Read the whole thing here.


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