1972-73 New York Islanders Roster and Statistics

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Record: 12-60-6 (30 points), Finished 8th in NHL East Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Phil Goyette (6-38-4), Earl Ingarfield (6-22-2)

Goals For: 170 (16th of 16), Goals Against: 347 (16th of 16)
SRS: -2.10 (16th of 16), SOS: 0.17 (1st of 16)

Game Results

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Team Statistics

Team AvAge GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
New York Islanders 78 12 60 6 30 .192 170 347 -2.10 0.17 6.63 28 258 10.85 63 261 75.86 2 13
League Average 78 34 34 11 78 .500 256 256 0.00 0.00 6.55 49 261 18.71 49 261 81.29 6 6

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
8 Don Blackburn LW 34 6-0 190 L/- 5 May 14, 1938 7 G, 10 A, 17 P
21 Arnie Brown D 31 6-1 185 L/- 10 January 28, 1942 4 G, 8 A, 12 P
19 Craig Cameron RW 27 6-0 200 R/- 5 July 19, 1945 19 G, 14 A, 33 P
22 Bob Cook RW 27 6-0 190 R/- 1 January 6, 1946 8 G, 6 A, 14 P
12 Terry Crisp C 29 5-10 180 L/- 6 May 28, 1943 4 G, 16 A, 20 P
30 Gerry Desjardins G 28 5-11 190 -/L 4 July 22, 1944 5-35-3, 4.68 GAA
7 Germain Gagnon LW 30 6-0 175 L/- 1 December 9, 1942 12 G, 29 A, 41 P
1 Gerry Gray G 25 6-0 165 -/L 1 January 28, 1948 0-1-0, 5.00 GAA
20 Richard Grenier C 20 5-11 170 L/- R September 18, 1952 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
15 Billy Harris RW 21 6-2 195 L/- R January 29, 1952 28 G, 22 A, 50 P
2 Gerry Hart D 25 5-9 190 L/- 4 January 1, 1948 1 G, 11 A, 12 P
10 Lorne Henning C 20 5-11 185 L/- R February 22, 1952 7 G, 19 A, 26 P
5-12 Ernie Hicke LW 25 5-11 185 L/- 2 November 7, 1947 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
8-23 Garry Howatt LW 20 5-9 175 R/- R September 26, 1952 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
11 Dave Hudson C 23 6-0 185 L/- R December 28, 1949 12 G, 19 A, 31 P
16 Brian Lavender LW 25 6-0 174 L/- 1 April 20, 1947 6 G, 6 A, 12 P
3 Bryan Lefley D 24 6-0 195 L/- R October 18, 1948 3 G, 7 A, 10 P
4 Jim Mair D 26 5-9 170 R/- 2 May 15, 1946 2 G, 11 A, 13 P
14 Brian Marchinko C 24 6-0 180 R/- 2 August 2, 1948 2 G, 6 A, 8 P
6 Bill Mikkelson D 24 6-0 185 L/- 1 May 21, 1948 1 G, 10 A, 11 P
17 Tom Miller C 25 6-0 187 L/- 1 March 31, 1947 13 G, 17 A, 30 P
5 Ken Murray D 25 6-0 180 R/- 2 January 22, 1948 0 G, 4 A, 4 P
20-25 Neil Nicholson D 23 5-11 180 R/- R September 12, 1949 3 G, 1 A, 4 P
5-20-23 Bob Nystrom RW 20 6-1 200 R/- R October 10, 1952 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
4 Jean Potvin D 23 5-11 188 R/- 2 March 25, 1949 0 G, 3 A, 3 P
20-21 Dave Pulkkinen D 23 6-0 195 R/- R May 18, 1949 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
31 Billy Smith G 22 5-10 185 -/L 1 December 12, 1950 7-24-3, 4.16 GAA
5-21-22 Ron Smith D 20 6-0 185 R/- R November 19, 1952 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
9 Brian Spencer LW 23 5-11 185 L/- 3 September 3, 1949 14 G, 24 A, 38 P
16 Ralph Stewart C 24 6-1 190 L/- 1 December 2, 1948 4 G, 10 A, 14 P
24 Ron Stewart RW 40 6-1 197 R/- 20 July 11, 1932 2 G, 2 A, 4 P
18 Ed Westfall RW 32 6-1 197 R/- 11 September 19, 1940 15 G, 31 A, 46 P

Scoring Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1 Billy Harris RW 21 78 28 22 50 21 -44 35 22 6 0 2 16 6 0 196 14.3 3.0 0.3 3.3
2 Ed Westfall RW 32 67 15 31 46 16 -42 25 11 4 0 1 22 9 0 160 9.4 2.1 0.2 2.2
3 Germain Gagnon LW 30 63 12 29 41 14 -24 31 8 3 1 1 25 4 0 126 9.5 1.6 0.6 2.2
4 Brian Spencer LW 23 78 14 24 38 14 -47 90 14 0 0 2 20 4 0 163 8.6 0.8 0.2 1.1
5 Craig Cameron RW 27 72 19 14 33 14 -38 27 17 2 0 2 11 2 1 144 13.2 1.1 0.4 1.5
6 Dave Hudson C 23 69 12 19 31 12 -39 17 8 4 0 0 12 7 0 111 10.8 0.5 0.3 0.8
7 Tom Miller C 25 69 13 17 30 12 -29 21 11 2 0 1 14 3 0 92 14.1 0.5 0.6 1.1
8 Lorne Henning C 20 63 7 19 26 9 -28 14 7 0 0 0 16 3 0 101 6.9 -0.1 0.5 0.5
9 Terry Crisp C 29 54 4 16 20 6 -22 6 3 0 1 0 15 1 0 72 5.6 -0.4 0.5 0.1
10 Don Blackburn LW 34 56 7 10 17 6 -33 20 6 1 0 1 9 1 0 65 10.8 -0.5 0.2 -0.3
11 Bob Cook RW 27 33 8 6 14 6 -9 14 7 1 0 0 5 1 0 83 9.6 0.4 0.4 0.8
12 Ralph Stewart C 24 31 4 10 14 5 -11 4 4 0 0 0 9 1 0 68 5.9 0.1 0.3 0.5
13 Jim Mair D 26 49 2 11 13 4 -38 41 2 0 0 0 8 3 0 134 1.5 0.3 0.8 1.1
14 Brian Lavender LW 25 43 6 6 12 5 -42 47 4 2 0 0 6 0 0 74 8.1 -0.4 -0.4 -0.8
15 Arnie Brown D 31 48 4 8 12 4 -47 27 3 1 0 0 7 1 0 50 8.0 0.4 0.2 0.6
16 Gerry Hart D 25 47 1 11 12 4 -18 158 1 0 0 0 9 2 0 72 1.4 0.2 1.9 2.1
17 Bill Mikkelson D 24 72 1 10 11 3 -54 45 1 0 0 0 10 0 0 39 2.6 -0.4 1.3 0.9
18 Bryan Lefley D 24 63 3 7 10 4 -39 56 3 0 0 0 6 1 0 39 7.7 -0.1 1.6 1.5
19 Brian Marchinko C 24 36 2 6 8 3 -10 0 2 0 0 1 6 0 0 19 10.5 -0.8 0.5 -0.3
20 Neil Nicholson D 23 30 3 1 4 2 -22 23 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 51 5.9 0.0 0.6 0.6
21 Ron Stewart RW 40 22 2 2 4 2 -17 4 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 11 18.2 -0.5 0.0 -0.5
22 Ken Murray D 25 39 0 4 4 1 -21 59 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 20 0.0 -0.4 1.2 0.8
23 Jean Potvin D 23 10 0 3 3 1 -3 12 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 18 0.0 0.1 0.5 0.5
24 Richard Grenier C 20 10 1 1 2 1 -2 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 18 5.6 -0.2 0.2 0.0
25 Bob Nystrom RW 20 11 1 1 2 1 -11 10 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 12 8.3 -0.2 -0.1 -0.3
26 Ron Smith D 20 11 1 1 2 1 -8 14 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 10 10.0 0.0 0.2 0.2
27 Garry Howatt LW 20 8 0 1 1 0 -5 18 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0.0 -0.3 0.0 -0.3
28 Gerry Desjardins G 28 44 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1.6
29 Gerry Gray G 25 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
30 Ernie Hicke LW 25 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
31 Dave Pulkkinen D 23 2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.1 0.0
32 Billy Smith G 22 37 0 0 0 0 0 42 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 3.0
Team Total 78 170 290 460 -704 871 140 28 2 12 1952 8.7 6.7 13.1 24.4

Goalies Regular Season

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA GPS
1 Billy Smith G 22 37 7 24 3 147 4.16 0 2122 3.0
2 Gerry Desjardins G 28 44 5 35 3 195 4.68 0 2498 1.6
3 Gerry Gray G 25 1 0 1 0 5 5.00 0 60 0.0
Team Total 78 12 60 6 347 4.45 0 4680 4.5