‘The Hooligans Were the Club’

MYSLENICE, Poland — The dark, uneven soil at Wisla Krakow’s training facility in this village 40 minutes south of Poland’s second largest city was frozen solid last month as a few hundred supporters trudged through the snow to greet Jakub Blaszczykowski. Blaszczykowski, a 33-year-old midfielder, has played in some of soccer’s biggest matches, including the…

For Islanders and Fans, There’s No Place Like Home, or Home

Most N.H.L. teams do not have to look up where they are playing their home games, but such is the transient nature of the Islanders this season. After 29 games of bouncing between Barclays Center in Brooklyn and Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y., the team’s quirky double-home-rink situation comes to an end, for now, after…