Team Logo. The Capital District Islanders were a team in the American Hockey League. They were the top affiliate of the New York Islanders. In 1993, they became the Albany River Rats. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Capital_District_Islanders?oldid=6613" Categories: Former AHL Teams Teams in New York Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.