1981-82 New York Islanders Roster and Statistics

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Record: 54-16-10 (118 points), Finished 1st in NHL Patrick Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Al Arbour (54-16-10)

1981-82 Stanley Cup Champions

Goals For: 385 (2nd of 21), Goals Against: 250 (2nd of 21)
SRS: 1.63 (2nd of 21), SOS: -0.05 (15th of 21)

Playoffs:
Won Stanley Cup Final (4-0) versus Vancouver Canucks
Won Conference Finals (4-0) versus Quebec Nordiques
Won Division Finals (4-2) versus New York Rangers
Won Division Semi-Finals (3-2) versus Pittsburgh Penguins


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 80 54 16 10 118 .738 385 250 1.63 -0.05 7.94 80 284 28.17 65 332 80.42 16 3
League Average 80 32 34 14 78 .490 319 324 -0.07 0.00 8.04 73 322 22.73 74 320 76.99 9 9

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
22 Mike Bossy RW 25 6-0 186 R/- 4 January 22, 1957 64 G, 83 A, 147 P
14 Bob Bourne LW 27 6-3 200 L/- 7 June 21, 1954 27 G, 26 A, 53 P
4 Paul Boutilier D 18 6-0 200 L/- R May 3, 1963 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
25 Billy Carroll C 23 5-10 190 L/- 1 January 19, 1959 9 G, 20 A, 29 P
17 Greg Gilbert LW 20 6-1 191 L/- R January 22, 1962 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
9 Clark Gillies LW 27 6-3 215 L/- 7 April 7, 1954 38 G, 39 A, 77 P
91 Butch Goring C 32 5-9 170 L/- 12 October 22, 1949 15 G, 17 A, 32 P
33 Neil Hawryliw RW 26 5-11 185 L/- R November 9, 1955 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
3 Tomas Jonsson D 21 5-10 185 L/- R April 12, 1960 9 G, 25 A, 34 P
28 Anders Kallur RW 29 5-11 185 L/- 2 July 6, 1952 18 G, 22 A, 40 P
24 Gord Lane D 28 6-1 190 L/- 6 March 31, 1953 0 G, 13 A, 13 P
26 Dave Langevin D 27 6-2 200 L/- 2 May 15, 1954 1 G, 20 A, 21 P
29 Hector Marini RW 25 6-1 204 R/- 2 January 27, 1957 4 G, 9 A, 13 P
16 Mike McEwen D 25 6-1 185 L/- 5 August 10, 1956 10 G, 39 A, 49 P
1 Roland Melanson G 21 5-10 185 -/L 1 June 28, 1960 22-7-6, 3.23 GAA
10-11 Wayne Merrick C 29 6-1 195 L/- 9 April 23, 1952 12 G, 27 A, 39 P
6 Ken Morrow D 25 6-4 210 R/- 2 October 17, 1956 1 G, 18 A, 19 P
23 Bob Nystrom RW 29 6-1 200 R/- 9 October 10, 1952 22 G, 25 A, 47 P
7 Stefan Persson D 27 6-1 189 L/- 4 December 22, 1954 6 G, 37 A, 43 P
5 Denis Potvin D 28 6-0 205 L/- 8 October 29, 1953 24 G, 37 A, 61 P
31 Billy Smith G 31 5-10 185 -/L 10 December 12, 1950 32-9-4, 2.97 GAA
21 Brent Sutter C 19 6-0 192 R/- 1 June 10, 1962 21 G, 22 A, 43 P
12 Duane Sutter RW 21 6-1 185 R/- 2 March 16, 1960 18 G, 35 A, 53 P
27 John Tonelli LW 24 6-1 200 L/- 3 March 23, 1957 35 G, 58 A, 93 P
19 Bryan Trottier C 25 5-11 195 L/- 6 July 17, 1956 50 G, 79 A, 129 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 Mike Bossy RW 25 80 64 83 147 57 69 22 47 17 0 10 54 29 0 301 21.3 0 0:00 10.9 2.4 13.3
2 Bryan Trottier C 25 80 50 79 129 48 70 88 30 18 2 10 58 16 5 217 23.0 0 0:00 8.7 2.4 11.2
3 John Tonelli LW 24 80 35 58 93 35 48 57 30 5 0 5 45 13 0 165 21.2 0 0:00 5.3 1.9 7.2
4 Clark Gillies LW 27 79 38 39 77 31 39 75 30 8 0 5 33 6 0 200 19.0 0 0:00 4.5 1.6 6.1
5 Denis Potvin D 28 60 24 37 61 23 38 83 12 11 1 4 18 18 1 169 14.2 0 0:00 4.5 4.7 9.2
6 Bob Bourne LW 27 76 27 26 53 22 27 77 20 5 2 2 21 3 2 173 15.6 0 0:00 2.2 1.3 3.5
7 Duane Sutter RW 21 77 18 35 53 19 23 100 14 4 0 0 31 4 0 140 12.9 0 0:00 1.6 1.2 2.8
8 Mike McEwen D 25 73 10 39 49 16 30 50 9 1 0 1 28 10 1 161 6.2 0 0:00 2.5 4.9 7.4
9 Bob Nystrom RW 29 74 22 25 47 19 13 103 22 0 0 4 24 1 0 136 16.2 0 0:00 1.6 0.9 2.5
10 Brent Sutter C 19 43 21 22 43 17 28 114 18 3 0 1 15 7 0 93 22.6 0 0:00 2.5 1.1 3.6
11 Stefan Persson D 27 70 6 37 43 13 35 99 3 3 0 2 15 22 0 107 5.6 0 0:00 1.9 5.0 6.9
12 Anders Kallur RW 29 58 18 22 40 16 5 18 13 2 3 3 20 2 0 74 24.3 0 0:00 1.5 0.6 2.1
13 Wayne Merrick C 29 68 12 27 39 14 4 20 11 1 0 3 24 3 0 112 10.7 0 0:00 0.6 0.7 1.3
14 Tomas Jonsson D 21 70 9 25 34 12 26 51 9 0 0 1 15 10 0 89 10.1 0 0:00 1.5 4.5 6.0
15 Butch Goring C 32 67 15 17 32 13 -3 10 9 1 5 1 12 5 0 63 23.8 0 0:00 0.4 0.5 0.9
16 Billy Carroll C 23 72 9 20 29 10 12 32 6 0 3 1 15 0 5 42 21.4 0 0:00 -0.4 0.9 0.5
17 Dave Langevin D 27 73 1 20 21 6 34 82 1 0 0 0 18 0 2 73 1.4 0 0:00 0.0 5.1 5.1
18 Ken Morrow D 25 75 1 18 19 5 53 56 1 0 0 0 17 1 0 91 1.1 0 0:00 -0.2 6.1 5.9
19 Hector Marini RW 25 30 4 9 13 5 3 53 3 1 0 1 8 1 0 14 28.6 0 0:00 -0.1 0.3 0.2
20 Gord Lane D 28 51 0 13 13 4 26 98 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 46 0.0 0 0:00 -0.2 3.7 3.5
21 Greg Gilbert LW 20 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 0:00 0.1 0.0 0.1
22 Billy Smith G 31 46 0 1 1 0 0 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 10.4
23 Paul Boutilier D 18 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 0.0
24 Neil Hawryliw RW 26 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 0.0
25 Roland Melanson G 21 36 0 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 7.6
Team Total 80 385 652 1037 580 1326 289 80 16 54 2468 15.6 49.3 49.8 117.1

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 31 46 32 9 4 133 2.97 0 2685 10.4
2 Roland Melanson G 21 36 22 7 6 114 3.23 0 2115 7.6
Team Total 80 54 16 10 247 3.09 0 4800 18.0

Scoring Playoffs

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI
1 Bryan Trottier C 25 19 6 23 29 9 40 4 2 0 2
2 Mike Bossy RW 25 19 17 10 27 12 0 11 6 0 3
3 Denis Potvin D 28 19 5 16 21 7 30 2 3 0 0
4 Bob Bourne LW 27 19 9 7 16 7 36 5 3 1 0
5 John Tonelli LW 24 19 6 10 16 6 18 5 1 0 1
6 Stefan Persson D 27 13 1 14 15 4 9 0 1 0 0
7 Clark Gillies LW 27 19 8 6 14 6 34 4 4 0 3
8 Wayne Merrick C 29 19 6 6 12 5 6 6 0 0 1
9 Butch Goring C 32 19 6 5 11 5 12 5 1 0 2
10 Bob Nystrom RW 29 15 5 5 10 4 32 5 0 0 0
11 Duane Sutter RW 21 19 5 5 10 4 57 5 0 0 2
12 Mike McEwen D 25 15 3 7 10 4 18 1 2 0 0
13 Brent Sutter C 19 19 2 6 8 3 36 2 0 0 0
14 Anders Kallur RW 29 19 1 6 7 2 8 0 0 1 0
15 Dave Langevin D 27 19 2 4 6 2 16 2 0 0 1
16 Billy Carroll C 23 19 2 2 4 2 8 0 0 2 0
17 Gord Lane D 28 19 0 4 4 1 61 0 0 0 0
18 Ken Morrow D 25 19 0 4 4 1 8 0 0 0 0
19 Greg Gilbert LW 20 4 1 1 2 1 2 1 0 0 0
20 Tomas Jonsson D 21 10 0 2 2 1 21 0 0 0 0
21 Roland Melanson G 21 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Billy Smith G 31 18 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
Team Total 19 85 143 228 458 58 23 4 15

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Billy Smith G 31 18 15 3 47 2.52 1 1120
2 Roland Melanson G 21 3 0 1 5 4.69 0 64
Team Total 19 15 4 52 2.64 1 1184