1981-82 New York Islanders Schedule and Results

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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


Regular Season

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1981-10-07 @ Los Angeles Kings W 4 1 1 0 0 W 1
2 1981-10-10 @ Colorado Rockies T 2 2 1 0 1 T 1
3 1981-10-14 @ Pittsburgh Penguins W 4 1 2 0 1 W 1
4 1981-10-15 Vancouver Canucks W 4 1 3 0 1 W 2
5 1981-10-17 New York Rangers W 5 4 4 0 1 W 3
6 1981-10-20 Los Angeles Kings L 6 9 4 1 1 L 1
7 1981-10-23 @ Washington Capitals W 4 2 5 1 1 W 1
8 1981-10-24 Washington Capitals W 6 4 6 1 1 W 2
9 1981-10-27 Edmonton Oilers W 4 3 7 1 1 W 3
10 1981-10-29 @ Hartford Whalers T 6 6 7 1 2 T 1
11 1981-10-31 @ Montreal Canadiens W 2 1 8 1 2 W 1
12 1981-11-03 Calgary Flames T 2 2 8 1 3 T 1
13 1981-11-07 Buffalo Sabres L 2 6 8 2 3 L 1
14 1981-11-10 @ Winnipeg Jets W 5 3 9 2 3 W 1
15 1981-11-11 @ Toronto Maple Leafs W 4 3 10 2 3 W 2
16 1981-11-14 Edmonton Oilers T 5 5 10 2 4 T 1
17 1981-11-15 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 4 5 10 3 4 L 1
18 1981-11-17 @ Quebec Nordiques L 2 7 10 4 4 L 2
19 1981-11-21 New York Rangers W 4 3 11 4 4 W 1
20 1981-11-22 @ New York Rangers W 7 2 12 4 4 W 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
21 1981-11-24 Boston Bruins W 3 1 13 4 4 W 3
22 1981-11-26 St. Louis Blues W 9 2 14 4 4 W 4
23 1981-11-28 @ Boston Bruins L 4 5 14 5 4 L 1
24 1981-11-29 @ Buffalo Sabres L 2 5 14 6 4 L 2
25 1981-12-05 @ Minnesota North Stars W 8 5 15 6 4 W 1
26 1981-12-06 @ Winnipeg Jets L 2 5 15 7 4 L 1
27 1981-12-09 @ Vancouver Canucks L 3 4 15 8 4 L 2
28 1981-12-12 @ Calgary Flames T 3 3 15 8 5 T 1
29 1981-12-13 @ Edmonton Oilers L 3 4 15 9 5 L 1
30 1981-12-15 Quebec Nordiques W 10 7 16 9 5 W 1
31 1981-12-17 Washington Capitals W 4 1 17 9 5 W 2
32 1981-12-19 Detroit Red Wings W 5 1 18 9 5 W 3
33 1981-12-20 @ Detroit Red Wings W 5 3 19 9 5 W 4
34 1981-12-22 Winnipeg Jets W 5 2 20 9 5 W 5
35 1981-12-26 Philadelphia Flyers W 4 2 21 9 5 W 6
36 1981-12-29 Montreal Canadiens L 4 5 21 10 5 L 1
37 1981-12-30 @ New York Rangers L 4 6 21 11 5 L 2
38 1982-01-02 Chicago Black Hawks W 5 3 22 11 5 W 1
39 1982-01-04 Vancouver Canucks W 4 1 23 11 5 W 2
40 1982-01-07 @ Philadelphia Flyers W 5 4 24 11 5 W 3
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
41 1982-01-09 Philadelphia Flyers W 3 1 25 11 5 W 4
42 1982-01-14 @ Boston Bruins L 4 5 25 12 5 L 1
43 1982-01-17 @ Washington Capitals T 2 2 25 12 6 T 1
44 1982-01-20 @ New York Rangers L 2 3 25 13 6 L 1
45 1982-01-21 Pittsburgh Penguins W 6 1 26 13 6 W 1
46 1982-01-23 New York Rangers W 6 1 27 13 6 W 2
47 1982-01-26 Pittsburgh Penguins W 9 2 28 13 6 W 3
48 1982-01-27 @ Pittsburgh Penguins W 6 3 29 13 6 W 4
49 1982-01-30 Minnesota North Stars W 4 2 30 13 6 W 5
50 1982-02-02 Washington Capitals W 7 6 31 13 6 W 6
51 1982-02-04 @ Washington Capitals W 5 2 32 13 6 W 7
52 1982-02-06 Detroit Red Wings W 6 2 33 13 6 W 8
53 1982-02-07 @ Buffalo Sabres W 7 3 34 13 6 W 9
54 1982-02-11 @ Chicago Black Hawks W 8 2 35 13 6 W 10
55 1982-02-13 Philadelphia Flyers W 8 2 36 13 6 W 11
56 1982-02-14 @ Hartford Whalers W 9 1 37 13 6 W 12
57 1982-02-16 Pittsburgh Penguins W 6 2 38 13 6 W 13
58 1982-02-18 @ Philadelphia Flyers W 7 4 39 13 6 W 14
59 1982-02-20 Colorado Rockies W 3 2 40 13 6 W 15
60 1982-02-21 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 3 4 40 14 6 L 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
61 1982-02-23 Chicago Black Hawks W 5 1 41 14 6 W 1
62 1982-02-25 Pittsburgh Penguins W 4 2 42 14 6 W 2
63 1982-02-27 Quebec Nordiques T 5 5 42 14 7 T 1
64 1982-03-01 @ Toronto Maple Leafs W 9 5 43 14 7 W 1
65 1982-03-02 Calgary Flames W 6 3 44 14 7 W 2
66 1982-03-04 Toronto Maple Leafs W 10 1 45 14 7 W 3
67 1982-03-06 New York Rangers W 6 4 46 14 7 W 4
68 1982-03-09 @ St. Louis Blues W 6 4 47 14 7 W 5
69 1982-03-10 @ Minnesota North Stars T 4 4 47 14 8 T 1
70 1982-03-13 @ Los Angeles Kings L 0 3 47 15 8 L 1
71 1982-03-17 @ Colorado Rockies W 5 2 48 15 8 W 1
72 1982-03-20 St. Louis Blues T 3 3 48 15 9 T 1
73 1982-03-21 @ Washington Capitals W 3 2 49 15 9 W 1
74 1982-03-23 Washington Capitals W 8 1 50 15 9 W 2
75 1982-03-25 Montreal Canadiens W 3 1 51 15 9 W 3
76 1982-03-27 Hartford Whalers W 5 4 52 15 9 W 4
77 1982-03-29 @ New York Rangers W 7 3 53 15 9 W 5
78 1982-04-01 @ Philadelphia Flyers T 3 3 53 15 10 T 1
79 1982-04-03 Philadelphia Flyers W 6 3 54 15 10 W 1
80 1982-04-04 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 2 7 54 16 10 L 1

Playoffs

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1982-04-07 Pittsburgh Penguins W 8 1 1 0 0 W 1
2 1982-04-08 Pittsburgh Penguins W 7 2 2 0 0 W 2
3 1982-04-10 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L OT 1 2 2 1 0 L 1
4 1982-04-11 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 2 5 2 2 0 L 2
5 1982-04-13 Pittsburgh Penguins W OT 4 3 3 2 0 W 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
6 1982-04-15 New York Rangers L 4 5 3 3 0 L 1
7 1982-04-16 New York Rangers W 7 2 4 3 0 W 1
8 1982-04-18 @ New York Rangers W OT 4 3 5 3 0 W 2
9 1982-04-19 @ New York Rangers W 5 3 6 3 0 W 3
10 1982-04-21 New York Rangers L 2 4 6 4 0 L 1
11 1982-04-23 @ New York Rangers W 5 3 7 4 0 W 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
12 1982-04-27 Quebec Nordiques W 4 1 8 4 0 W 2
13 1982-04-29 Quebec Nordiques W 5 2 9 4 0 W 3
14 1982-05-01 @ Quebec Nordiques W OT 5 4 10 4 0 W 4
15 1982-05-04 @ Quebec Nordiques W 4 2 11 4 0 W 5
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
16 1982-05-08 Vancouver Canucks W OT 6 5 12 4 0 W 6
17 1982-05-11 Vancouver Canucks W 6 4 13 4 0 W 7
18 1982-05-13 @ Vancouver Canucks W 3 0 14 4 0 W 8
19 1982-05-16 @ Vancouver Canucks W 3 1 15 4 0 W 9