1982-83 New York Islanders Roster and Statistics

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Record: 42-26-12 (96 points), Finished 2nd in NHL Patrick Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Al Arbour (42-26-12)

1982-83 Stanley Cup Champions

Goals For: 302 (15th of 21), Goals Against: 226 (1st of 21)
SRS: 0.84 (4th of 21), SOS: -0.11 (19th of 21)

Playoffs:
Won Stanley Cup Final (4-0) versus Edmonton Oilers
Won Conference Finals (4-2) versus Boston Bruins
Won Division Finals (4-2) versus New York Rangers
Won Division Semi-Finals (3-1) versus Washington Capitals


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 42 26 12 96 .600 302 226 0.84 -0.11 6.60 69 267 25.84 55 331 83.38 10 3
League Average 80 33 35 12 78 .489 307 313 -0.07 0.01 7.75 71 311 22.78 72 311 76.75 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 26 6-0 186 R/- 5 January 22, 1957 60 G, 58 A, 118 P
14 Bob Bourne LW 28 6-3 200 L/- 8 June 21, 1954 20 G, 42 A, 62 P
4 Paul Boutilier D 19 6-0 200 L/- 1 May 3, 1963 4 G, 5 A, 9 P
25 Billy Carroll C 24 5-10 190 L/- 2 January 19, 1959 1 G, 11 A, 12 P
33 Kevin Devine LW 28 5-8 165 L/- R December 9, 1954 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
34 Gord Dineen D 20 6-0 195 R/- R September 21, 1962 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
17 Greg Gilbert LW 21 6-1 191 L/- 1 January 22, 1962 8 G, 11 A, 19 P
9 Clark Gillies LW 28 6-3 215 L/- 8 April 7, 1954 21 G, 20 A, 41 P
91 Butch Goring C 33 5-9 170 L/- 13 October 22, 1949 19 G, 20 A, 39 P
20 Mats Hallin LW 24 6-2 200 L/- R March 9, 1958 7 G, 7 A, 14 P
3 Tomas Jonsson D 22 5-10 185 L/- 1 April 12, 1960 13 G, 35 A, 48 P
28 Anders Kallur RW 30 5-11 185 L/- 3 July 6, 1952 6 G, 8 A, 14 P
24 Gord Lane D 29 6-1 190 L/- 7 March 31, 1953 3 G, 4 A, 7 P
26 Dave Langevin D 28 6-2 200 L/- 3 May 15, 1954 4 G, 17 A, 21 P
2-16 Mike McEwen D 26 6-1 185 L/- 6 August 10, 1956 2 G, 11 A, 13 P
1 Roland Melanson G 22 5-10 185 -/L 2 June 28, 1960 24-12-5, 2.66 GAA
11 Wayne Merrick C 30 6-1 195 L/- 10 April 23, 1952 4 G, 12 A, 16 P
6 Ken Morrow D 26 6-4 210 R/- 3 October 17, 1956 5 G, 11 A, 16 P
23 Bob Nystrom RW 30 6-1 200 R/- 10 October 10, 1952 10 G, 20 A, 30 P
7 Stefan Persson D 28 6-1 189 L/- 5 December 22, 1954 4 G, 25 A, 29 P
5 Denis Potvin D 29 6-0 205 L/- 9 October 29, 1953 12 G, 54 A, 66 P
8 Darcy Regier D 26 5-11 190 L/- 1 November 27, 1956 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
31 Billy Smith G 32 5-10 185 -/L 11 December 12, 1950 18-14-7, 2.87 GAA
21 Brent Sutter C 20 6-0 192 R/- 2 June 10, 1962 21 G, 19 A, 40 P
12 Duane Sutter RW 22 6-1 185 R/- 3 March 16, 1960 13 G, 19 A, 32 P
27 John Tonelli LW 25 6-1 200 L/- 4 March 23, 1957 31 G, 40 A, 71 P
19 Bryan Trottier C 26 5-11 195 L/- 7 July 17, 1956 34 G, 55 A, 89 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 26 79 60 58 118 48 27 20 41 19 0 8 37 21 0 272 22.1 0 0:00 9.4 1.8 11.2
2 Bryan Trottier C 26 80 34 55 89 33 37 68 21 13 0 5 41 14 0 179 19.0 0 0:00 5.5 2.0 7.6
3 John Tonelli LW 25 76 31 40 71 28 30 55 22 8 1 4 31 9 0 166 18.7 0 0:00 4.2 1.8 6.0
4 Denis Potvin D 29 69 12 54 66 21 32 60 7 4 1 1 27 25 2 191 6.3 0 0:00 4.1 5.7 9.8
5 Bob Bourne LW 28 77 20 42 62 22 14 55 14 5 1 3 32 8 2 147 13.6 0 0:00 2.8 1.4 4.2
6 Tomas Jonsson D 22 72 13 35 48 17 40 50 12 1 0 3 22 12 1 100 13.0 0 0:00 2.9 6.3 9.2
7 Clark Gillies LW 28 70 21 20 41 17 9 76 17 4 0 2 13 7 0 145 14.5 0 0:00 1.6 1.2 2.8
8 Brent Sutter C 20 80 21 19 40 17 14 128 20 1 0 3 18 1 0 149 14.1 0 0:00 1.2 1.4 2.6
9 Butch Goring C 33 75 19 20 39 16 10 8 12 2 5 4 16 2 2 98 19.4 0 0:00 1.1 1.3 2.4
10 Duane Sutter RW 22 75 13 19 32 12 8 118 12 1 0 2 18 1 0 122 10.7 0 0:00 0.2 1.2 1.4
11 Bob Nystrom RW 30 74 10 20 30 11 6 98 7 3 0 3 19 1 0 100 10.0 0 0:00 -0.1 1.1 1.1
12 Stefan Persson D 28 70 4 25 29 9 12 71 2 2 0 0 12 12 1 80 5.0 0 0:00 0.9 4.7 5.7
13 Dave Langevin D 28 73 4 17 21 7 22 64 4 0 0 0 17 0 0 107 3.7 0 0:00 0.3 5.4 5.7
14 Greg Gilbert LW 21 45 8 11 19 7 1 30 8 0 0 0 11 0 0 37 21.6 0 0:00 0.1 0.6 0.8
15 Ken Morrow D 26 79 5 11 16 6 18 44 5 0 0 1 10 0 1 135 3.7 0 0:00 -0.1 5.6 5.5
16 Wayne Merrick C 30 59 4 12 16 5 -3 27 3 1 0 2 10 2 0 46 8.7 0 0:00 -0.9 0.7 -0.2
17 Mats Hallin LW 24 30 7 7 14 6 4 26 7 0 0 0 4 3 0 37 18.9 0 0:00 0.3 0.5 0.8
18 Anders Kallur RW 30 55 6 8 14 5 9 33 4 1 1 0 6 2 0 77 7.8 0 0:00 -0.7 1.0 0.2
19 Mike McEwen D 26 42 2 11 13 4 11 16 1 1 0 0 7 4 0 82 2.4 0 0:00 0.2 3.0 3.3
20 Billy Carroll C 24 71 1 11 12 4 3 24 0 0 1 0 9 1 1 52 1.9 0 0:00 -1.9 1.0 -0.8
21 Paul Boutilier D 19 29 4 5 9 4 -5 24 1 3 0 1 4 1 0 52 7.7 0 0:00 0.3 1.4 1.8
22 Gord Lane D 29 44 3 4 7 3 1 87 3 0 0 0 4 0 0 44 6.8 0 0:00 -0.2 2.6 2.5
23 Roland Melanson G 22 44 0 3 3 1 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 10.2
24 Kevin Devine LW 28 2 0 1 1 0 1 8 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0.0 0 0:00 0.0 0.1 0.0
25 Gord Dineen D 20 2 0 0 0 0 -2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 0.0
26 Darcy Regier D 26 6 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0:00 -0.1 0.4 0.2
27 Billy Smith G 32 41 0 0 0 0 0 41 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 9.1
Team Total 80 302 508 810 299 1264 223 69 10 42 2427 12.4 31.2 52.4 102.9

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 Roland Melanson G 22 44 24 12 5 109 2.66 1 2460 10.2
2 Billy Smith G 32 41 18 14 7 112 2.87 1 2340 9.1
Team Total 80 42 26 12 221 2.76 2 4800 19.2

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 Bob Bourne LW 28 20 8 20 28 10 14 7 0 1 2
2 Mike Bossy RW 26 19 17 9 26 12 10 11 6 0 5
3 Brent Sutter C 20 20 10 11 21 8 26 7 3 0 0
4 Duane Sutter RW 22 20 9 12 21 8 43 7 2 0 1
5 Denis Potvin D 29 20 8 12 20 8 22 4 4 0 1
6 Bryan Trottier C 26 17 8 12 20 8 18 5 3 0 1
7 John Tonelli LW 25 20 7 11 18 7 20 7 0 0 2
8 Anders Kallur RW 30 20 3 12 15 5 12 1 1 1 0
9 Bob Nystrom RW 30 20 7 6 13 5 15 7 0 0 0
10 Ken Morrow D 26 19 5 7 12 5 18 5 0 0 0
11 Butch Goring C 33 20 4 8 12 4 4 4 0 0 1
12 Tomas Jonsson D 22 20 2 10 12 4 18 2 0 0 0
13 Stefan Persson D 28 18 1 5 6 2 18 0 1 0 0
14 Wayne Merrick C 30 19 1 3 4 1 10 1 0 0 0
15 Gord Lane D 29 18 1 2 3 1 32 1 0 0 1
16 Billy Carroll C 24 20 1 1 2 1 2 0 0 1 0
17 Clark Gillies LW 28 8 0 2 2 1 10 0 0 0 0
18 Dave Langevin D 28 8 0 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 0
19 Mike McEwen D 26 12 0 2 2 1 4 0 0 0 0
20 Greg Gilbert LW 21 10 1 0 1 1 14 1 0 0 0
21 Mats Hallin LW 24 7 1 0 1 1 6 1 0 0 1
22 Billy Smith G 32 17 0 1 1 9 0 0 0 0
23 Paul Boutilier D 19 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
24 Roland Melanson G 22 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Total 20 94 148 242 329 71 20 3 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 32 17 13 3 43 2.68 2 962
2 Roland Melanson G 22 5 2 2 10 2.52 0 238
Team Total 20 15 5 53 2.65 2 1200