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Islanders third jersey rumors: Uniform leaked

The Islanders wore this third jersey from 2002-2007. (Photo: Getty Images)

It’s a new age for the New York Islanders after the arrivals of Lou Lamoriello, Barry Trotz and the departure of John Tavares. 

Naturally, the announcement that Adidas was allowing teams to bring back a third jersey created an opportune moment for the team to almost rebrand itself. 

The idea of a predominantly orange jersey or the reintroduction of the controversial fisherman logo gave a downtrodden fan base something to look forward to. 

However, it looks like the team’s new third jersey is going to be much of the same, as designs have been leaked (h/t James Trotz):

So much for a fresh design. 

Instead, the jersey is eerily similar to the Stadium Series uniforms worn by the team during the 2014-15 season. 

Needless to say, there have been some mixed reactions on Twitter:


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