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1976-77 New York Islanders Schedule and Results

Franchise Index

Record: 47-21-12 (106 points), Finished 2nd in NHL Patrick Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Al Arbour (47-21-12)

Goals For: 288 (6th of 18), Goals Against: 193 (2nd of 18)
SRS: 1.12 (3rd of 18), SOS: -0.07 (16th of 18)

Playoffs:
Lost Semi-Finals (4-2) versus Montreal Canadiens
Won Quarter-Finals (4-0) versus Buffalo Sabres
Won Preliminary Round (2-0) versus Chicago Black Hawks

Regular Season

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1976-10-07 @ Philadelphia Flyers W 3 0 1 0 0 W 1
2 1976-10-09 Chicago Black Hawks W 2 1 2 0 0 W 2
3 1976-10-12 Atlanta Flames W 7 0 3 0 0 W 3
4 1976-10-13 @ Buffalo Sabres W 4 3 4 0 0 W 4
5 1976-10-16 Cleveland Barons T 4 4 4 0 1 T 1
6 1976-10-19 Vancouver Canucks W 6 1 5 0 1 W 1
7 1976-10-22 @ Detroit Red Wings L 0 5 5 1 1 L 1
8 1976-10-23 @ Toronto Maple Leafs W 5 2 6 1 1 W 1
9 1976-10-25 @ Montreal Canadiens L 1 4 6 2 1 L 1
10 1976-10-28 St. Louis Blues W 5 2 7 2 1 W 1
11 1976-10-30 Philadelphia Flyers T 3 3 7 2 2 T 1
12 1976-11-01 @ Vancouver Canucks W 3 2 8 2 2 W 1
13 1976-11-02 @ Colorado Rockies W 5 1 9 2 2 W 2
14 1976-11-06 Minnesota North Stars W 5 2 10 2 2 W 3
15 1976-11-09 Detroit Red Wings W 8 1 11 2 2 W 4
16 1976-11-11 @ Boston Bruins T 2 2 11 2 3 T 1
17 1976-11-13 @ Minnesota North Stars W 3 2 12 2 3 W 1
18 1976-11-18 @ Los Angeles Kings W 3 1 13 2 3 W 2
19 1976-11-19 @ Vancouver Canucks W 6 4 14 2 3 W 3
20 1976-11-23 Montreal Canadiens L 1 5 14 3 3 L 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
21 1976-11-25 Detroit Red Wings L 1 3 14 4 3 L 2
22 1976-11-27 @ Pittsburgh Penguins W 3 1 15 4 3 W 1
23 1976-11-28 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 3 5 15 5 3 L 1
24 1976-11-30 Toronto Maple Leafs L 2 4 15 6 3 L 2
25 1976-12-02 Pittsburgh Penguins L 2 4 15 7 3 L 3
26 1976-12-04 Buffalo Sabres W 3 0 16 7 3 W 1
27 1976-12-07 St. Louis Blues W 4 2 17 7 3 W 2
28 1976-12-11 Pittsburgh Penguins W 6 3 18 7 3 W 3
29 1976-12-12 @ Chicago Black Hawks W 6 2 19 7 3 W 4
30 1976-12-14 New York Rangers T 4 4 19 7 4 T 1
31 1976-12-17 @ Atlanta Flames W 4 2 20 7 4 W 1
32 1976-12-18 Buffalo Sabres L 2 4 20 8 4 L 1
33 1976-12-21 Boston Bruins W 3 0 21 8 4 W 1
34 1976-12-26 @ New York Rangers W 2 1 22 8 4 W 2
35 1976-12-28 @ St. Louis Blues T 4 4 22 8 5 T 1
36 1977-01-01 Vancouver Canucks L 1 5 22 9 5 L 1
37 1977-01-02 @ Buffalo Sabres T 3 3 22 9 6 T 1
38 1977-01-07 @ Atlanta Flames W 5 4 23 9 6 W 1
39 1977-01-08 Atlanta Flames W 6 3 24 9 6 W 2
40 1977-01-10 Philadelphia Flyers W 8 3 25 9 6 W 3
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
41 1977-01-12 @ Chicago Black Hawks L 1 2 25 10 6 L 1
42 1977-01-15 Washington Capitals W 2 1 26 10 6 W 1
43 1977-01-16 @ Washington Capitals T 2 2 26 10 7 T 1
44 1977-01-18 Minnesota North Stars W 7 2 27 10 7 W 1
45 1977-01-20 @ Boston Bruins W 4 3 28 10 7 W 2
46 1977-01-22 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 2 3 28 11 7 L 1
47 1977-01-23 @ Colorado Rockies W 7 1 29 11 7 W 1
48 1977-01-27 Toronto Maple Leafs L 1 2 29 12 7 L 1
49 1977-01-29 Los Angeles Kings L 0 4 29 13 7 L 2
50 1977-01-30 @ Montreal Canadiens L 1 2 29 14 7 L 3
51 1977-02-01 Buffalo Sabres W 6 3 30 14 7 W 1
52 1977-02-03 New York Rangers W 6 3 31 14 7 W 2
53 1977-02-05 Washington Capitals T 3 3 31 14 8 T 1
54 1977-02-06 @ New York Rangers L 0 4 31 15 8 L 1
55 1977-02-08 Los Angeles Kings W 4 1 32 15 8 W 1
56 1977-02-12 Philadelphia Flyers W 2 1 33 15 8 W 2
57 1977-02-14 @ Vancouver Canucks W 2 1 34 15 8 W 3
58 1977-02-15 @ Los Angeles Kings L 0 3 34 16 8 L 1
59 1977-02-19 New York Rangers W 5 2 35 16 8 W 1
60 1977-02-20 @ Washington Capitals T 2 2 35 16 9 T 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
61 1977-02-22 Colorado Rockies W 2 1 36 16 9 W 1
62 1977-02-25 @ Cleveland Barons W 2 1 37 16 9 W 2
63 1977-02-26 Atlanta Flames W 8 2 38 16 9 W 3
64 1977-03-01 Montreal Canadiens L 4 5 38 17 9 L 1
65 1977-03-03 @ Detroit Red Wings W 4 2 39 17 9 W 1
66 1977-03-05 @ St. Louis Blues L 1 2 39 18 9 L 1
67 1977-03-06 @ Colorado Rockies W 5 0 40 18 9 W 1
68 1977-03-08 Minnesota North Stars L 1 3 40 19 9 L 1
69 1977-03-09 @ Atlanta Flames W 6 2 41 19 9 W 1
70 1977-03-12 Cleveland Barons W 8 3 42 19 9 W 2
71 1977-03-13 @ Minnesota North Stars T 5 5 42 19 10 T 1
72 1977-03-16 @ Chicago Black Hawks W 5 0 43 19 10 W 1
73 1977-03-19 Chicago Black Hawks T 2 2 43 19 11 T 1
74 1977-03-22 Colorado Rockies W 9 2 44 19 11 W 1
75 1977-03-23 @ Toronto Maple Leafs T 1 1 44 19 12 T 1
76 1977-03-26 St. Louis Blues W 5 2 45 19 12 W 1
77 1977-03-27 @ Cleveland Barons W 6 3 46 19 12 W 2
78 1977-03-29 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 1 3 46 20 12 L 1
79 1977-04-02 Boston Bruins L 3 5 46 21 12 L 2
80 1977-04-03 @ New York Rangers W 5 2 47 21 12 W 1

Playoffs

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1977-04-05 Chicago Black Hawks W 5 2 1 0 0 W 1
2 1977-04-07 Chicago Black Hawks W 2 1 2 0 0 W 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
3 1977-04-11 Buffalo Sabres W 4 2 3 0 0 W 3
4 1977-04-13 Buffalo Sabres W 4 2 4 0 0 W 4
5 1977-04-15 @ Buffalo Sabres W 4 3 5 0 0 W 5
6 1977-04-17 @ Buffalo Sabres W 4 3 6 0 0 W 6
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
7 1977-04-23 @ Montreal Canadiens L 3 4 6 1 0 L 1
8 1977-04-26 @ Montreal Canadiens L 0 3 6 2 0 L 2
9 1977-04-28 Montreal Canadiens W 5 3 7 2 0 W 1
10 1977-04-30 Montreal Canadiens L 0 4 7 3 0 L 1
11 1977-05-03 @ Montreal Canadiens W OT 4 3 8 3 0 W 1
12 1977-05-05 Montreal Canadiens L 1 2 8 4 0 L 1