1975-76 New York Islanders Schedule and Results

Franchise Index

Record: 42-21-17 (101 points), Finished 2nd in NHL Patrick Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Al Arbour (42-21-17)

Goals For: 297 (6th of 18), Goals Against: 190 (2nd of 18)
SRS: 1.26 (3rd of 18), SOS: -0.08 (16th of 18)

Playoffs:
Lost Semi-Finals (4-1) versus Montreal Canadiens
Won Quarter-Finals (4-2) versus Buffalo Sabres
Won Preliminary Round (2-0) versus Vancouver Canucks

Regular Season

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1975-10-08 @ Kansas City Scouts T 1 1 0 0 1 T 1
2 1975-10-11 Los Angeles Kings W 7 0 1 0 1 W 1
3 1975-10-12 @ Boston Bruins T 3 3 1 0 2 T 1
4 1975-10-14 Montreal Canadiens W 5 3 2 0 2 W 1
5 1975-10-17 @ Atlanta Flames W 2 0 3 0 2 W 2
6 1975-10-18 Boston Bruins L 2 5 3 1 2 L 1
7 1975-10-21 Vancouver Canucks T 5 5 3 1 3 T 1
8 1975-10-23 Philadelphia Flyers W 3 0 4 1 3 W 1
9 1975-10-25 New York Rangers W 7 1 5 1 3 W 2
10 1975-10-27 @ Montreal Canadiens T 4 4 5 1 4 T 1
11 1975-11-01 Washington Capitals W 7 3 6 1 4 W 1
12 1975-11-04 California Golden Seals W 5 3 7 1 4 W 2
13 1975-11-05 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 6 7 7 2 4 L 1
14 1975-11-08 @ Philadelphia Flyers W 4 3 8 2 4 W 1
15 1975-11-12 @ California Golden Seals L 1 5 8 3 4 L 1
16 1975-11-13 @ Los Angeles Kings L 3 4 8 4 4 L 2
17 1975-11-15 @ Vancouver Canucks L 3 4 8 5 4 L 3
18 1975-11-18 Buffalo Sabres L 1 3 8 6 4 L 4
19 1975-11-20 @ Boston Bruins T 2 2 8 6 5 T 1
20 1975-11-22 Kansas City Scouts W 5 2 9 6 5 W 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
21 1975-11-26 @ Minnesota North Stars W 9 1 10 6 5 W 2
22 1975-11-27 Montreal Canadiens L 1 2 10 7 5 L 1
23 1975-11-29 St. Louis Blues W 8 2 11 7 5 W 1
24 1975-11-30 @ Montreal Canadiens L 2 3 11 8 5 L 1
25 1975-12-02 @ St. Louis Blues W 4 1 12 8 5 W 1
26 1975-12-04 Pittsburgh Penguins W 6 1 13 8 5 W 2
27 1975-12-06 Buffalo Sabres L 2 4 13 9 5 L 1
28 1975-12-07 @ Buffalo Sabres W 3 0 14 9 5 W 1
29 1975-12-09 Minnesota North Stars W 6 0 15 9 5 W 2
30 1975-12-12 @ Atlanta Flames T 3 3 15 9 6 T 1
31 1975-12-13 @ Toronto Maple Leafs W 5 3 16 9 6 W 1
32 1975-12-17 @ New York Rangers W 3 0 17 9 6 W 2
33 1975-12-18 Toronto Maple Leafs W 4 2 18 9 6 W 3
34 1975-12-20 @ St. Louis Blues W 7 1 19 9 6 W 4
35 1975-12-21 @ Chicago Black Hawks L 2 5 19 10 6 L 1
36 1975-12-30 Philadelphia Flyers W 6 2 20 10 6 W 1
37 1976-01-03 Chicago Black Hawks T 1 1 20 10 7 T 1
38 1976-01-04 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 3 5 20 11 7 L 1
39 1976-01-06 Kansas City Scouts W 8 1 21 11 7 W 1
40 1976-01-08 Toronto Maple Leafs L 3 5 21 12 7 L 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
41 1976-01-13 Detroit Red Wings W 1 0 22 12 7 W 1
42 1976-01-17 Atlanta Flames T 2 2 22 12 8 T 1
43 1976-01-21 @ Washington Capitals W 5 2 23 12 8 W 1
44 1976-01-22 Detroit Red Wings W 8 1 24 12 8 W 2
45 1976-01-24 Los Angeles Kings W 5 0 25 12 8 W 3
46 1976-01-27 Minnesota North Stars W 4 3 26 12 8 W 4
47 1976-01-28 @ Toronto Maple Leafs W 3 2 27 12 8 W 5
48 1976-01-31 @ St. Louis Blues T 2 2 27 12 9 T 1
49 1976-02-03 Atlanta Flames T 2 2 27 12 10 T 2
50 1976-02-04 @ New York Rangers W 6 5 28 12 10 W 1
51 1976-02-06 @ Detroit Red Wings L 3 4 28 13 10 L 1
52 1976-02-08 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 2 4 28 14 10 L 2
53 1976-02-10 @ Vancouver Canucks L 2 3 28 15 10 L 3
54 1976-02-12 @ Kansas City Scouts T 2 2 28 15 11 T 1
55 1976-02-14 Pittsburgh Penguins T 4 4 28 15 12 T 2
56 1976-02-15 @ Buffalo Sabres W 3 1 29 15 12 W 1
57 1976-02-17 New York Rangers L 1 3 29 16 12 L 1
58 1976-02-18 @ Detroit Red Wings W 5 3 30 16 12 W 1
59 1976-02-21 Boston Bruins L 1 2 30 17 12 L 1
60 1976-02-22 @ Washington Capitals W 4 0 31 17 12 W 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
61 1976-02-24 @ Minnesota North Stars W 7 2 32 17 12 W 2
62 1976-02-26 Kansas City Scouts T 2 2 32 17 13 T 1
63 1976-02-28 Chicago Black Hawks W 4 1 33 17 13 W 1
64 1976-03-02 California Golden Seals W 2 1 34 17 13 W 2
65 1976-03-04 Vancouver Canucks T 3 3 34 17 14 T 1
66 1976-03-06 Washington Capitals W 6 3 35 17 14 W 1
67 1976-03-07 @ Pittsburgh Penguins W 5 3 36 17 14 W 2
68 1976-03-09 St. Louis Blues W 4 0 37 17 14 W 3
69 1976-03-13 @ Toronto Maple Leafs T 2 2 37 17 15 T 1
70 1976-03-14 @ Chicago Black Hawks W 5 3 38 17 15 W 1
71 1976-03-16 Minnesota North Stars L 1 3 38 18 15 L 1
72 1976-03-20 Chicago Black Hawks W 4 2 39 18 15 W 1
73 1976-03-23 @ Vancouver Canucks L 2 5 39 19 15 L 1
74 1976-03-24 @ Los Angeles Kings T 1 1 39 19 16 T 1
75 1976-03-26 @ California Golden Seals W 3 2 40 19 16 W 1
76 1976-03-29 Philadelphia Flyers W 5 1 41 19 16 W 2
77 1976-03-31 @ New York Rangers L 1 3 41 20 16 L 1
78 1976-04-01 Atlanta Flames T 1 1 41 20 17 T 1
79 1976-04-03 New York Rangers W 10 2 42 20 17 W 1
80 1976-04-04 @ Atlanta Flames L 2 5 42 21 17 L 1

Playoffs

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1976-04-06 Vancouver Canucks W 5 3 1 0 0 W 1
2 1976-04-08 @ Vancouver Canucks W 3 1 2 0 0 W 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
3 1976-04-11 @ Buffalo Sabres L 3 5 2 1 0 L 1
4 1976-04-13 @ Buffalo Sabres L OT 2 3 2 2 0 L 2
5 1976-04-15 Buffalo Sabres W 5 3 3 2 0 W 1
6 1976-04-17 Buffalo Sabres W 4 2 4 2 0 W 2
7 1976-04-20 @ Buffalo Sabres W 4 3 5 2 0 W 3
8 1976-04-22 Buffalo Sabres W 3 2 6 2 0 W 4
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
9 1976-04-27 @ Montreal Canadiens L 2 3 6 3 0 L 1
10 1976-04-29 @ Montreal Canadiens L 3 4 6 4 0 L 2
11 1976-05-01 Montreal Canadiens L 2 3 6 5 0 L 3
12 1976-05-04 Montreal Canadiens W 5 2 7 5 0 W 1
13 1976-05-06 @ Montreal Canadiens L 2 5 7 6 0 L 1