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 GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA S S% SA SV% PDO
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 2427 12.4
League Average 80 34 34 12 80 .500 309 309 0.00 0.00 7.73 71 310 22.92 71 310 77.08 9 9

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary Salary
22 Mike Bossy RW 26 6-0 186 R/- 5 January 22, 1957 60 G, 58 A, 118 P N/A
14 Bob Bourne LW 28 6-3 200 L/- 8 June 21, 1954 20 G, 42 A, 62 P N/A
4 Paul Boutilier D 19 6-0 200 L/- 1 May 3, 1963 4 G, 5 A, 9 P N/A
25 Billy Carroll C 24 5-10 190 L/- 2 January 19, 1959 1 G, 11 A, 12 P N/A
33 Kevin Devine LW 28 5-8 165 L/- R December 9, 1954 0 G, 1 A, 1 P N/A
34 Gord Dineen D 20 6-0 195 R/- R September 21, 1962 0 G, 0 A, 0 P N/A
17 Greg Gilbert LW 21 6-1 191 L/- 1 January 22, 1962 8 G, 11 A, 19 P N/A
9 Clark Gillies LW 28 6-3 215 L/- 8 April 7, 1954 21 G, 20 A, 41 P N/A
91 Butch Goring C 33 5-9 170 L/- 13 October 22, 1949 19 G, 20 A, 39 P N/A
20 Mats Hallin LW 24 6-2 200 L/- R March 19, 1958 7 G, 7 A, 14 P N/A
3 Tomas Jonsson D 22 5-10 185 L/- 1 April 12, 1960 13 G, 35 A, 48 P N/A
28 Anders Kallur RW 30 5-11 185 L/- 3 July 6, 1952 6 G, 8 A, 14 P N/A
24 Gord Lane D 29 6-1 190 L/- 7 March 31, 1953 3 G, 4 A, 7 P N/A
26 Dave Langevin D 28 6-2 200 L/- 3 May 15, 1954 4 G, 17 A, 21 P N/A
2-16 Mike McEwen D 26 6-1 185 L/- 6 August 10, 1956 2 G, 11 A, 13 P N/A
1 Roland Melanson G 22 5-10 185 -/L 2 June 28, 1960 24-12-5, 2.66 GAA N/A
11 Wayne Merrick C 30 6-1 195 L/- 10 April 23, 1952 4 G, 12 A, 16 P N/A
6 Ken Morrow D 26 6-4 210 R/- 3 October 17, 1956 5 G, 11 A, 16 P N/A
23 Bob Nystrom RW 30 6-1 200 R/- 10 October 10, 1952 10 G, 20 A, 30 P N/A
7 Stefan Persson D 28 6-1 189 L/- 5 December 22, 1954 4 G, 25 A, 29 P N/A
5 Denis Potvin D 29 6-0 205 L/- 9 October 29, 1953 12 G, 54 A, 66 P N/A
8 Darcy Regier D 26 5-11 190 L/- 1 November 27, 1956 0 G, 0 A, 0 P N/A
31 Billy Smith G 32 5-10 185 -/L 11 December 12, 1950 18-14-7, 2.87 GAA N/A
21 Brent Sutter C 20 6-0 192 R/- 2 June 10, 1962 21 G, 19 A, 40 P N/A
12 Duane Sutter RW 22 6-1 185 R/- 3 March 16, 1960 13 G, 19 A, 32 P N/A
27 John Tonelli LW 25 6-1 200 L/- 4 March 23, 1957 31 G, 40 A, 71 P N/A
19 Bryan Trottier C 26 5-11 195 L/- 7 July 17, 1956 34 G, 55 A, 89 P N/A

Scoring Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1 Mike Bossy RW 26 79 60 58 118 27 20 41 19 0 8 37 21 0 272 22.1 9.4 1.8 11.2
2 Bryan Trottier C 26 80 34 55 89 37 68 21 13 0 5 41 14 0 179 19.0 5.5 2.0 7.6
3 John Tonelli LW 25 76 31 40 71 30 55 22 8 1 4 31 9 0 166 18.7 4.2 1.8 6.0
4 Denis Potvin D 29 69 12 54 66 32 60 7 4 1 1 27 25 2 191 6.3 4.1 5.7 9.8
5 Bob Bourne LW 28 77 20 42 62 14 55 14 5 1 3 32 8 2 147 13.6 2.8 1.4 4.2
6 Tomas Jonsson D 22 72 13 35 48 40 50 12 1 0 3 22 12 1 100 13.0 2.9 6.3 9.2
7 Clark Gillies LW 28 70 21 20 41 9 76 17 4 0 2 13 7 0 145 14.5 1.6 1.2 2.8
8 Brent Sutter C 20 80 21 19 40 14 128 20 1 0 3 18 1 0 149 14.1 1.2 1.4 2.6
9 Butch Goring C 33 75 19 20 39 10 8 12 2 5 4 16 2 2 98 19.4 1.1 1.3 2.4
10 Duane Sutter RW 22 75 13 19 32 8 118 12 1 0 2 18 1 0 122 10.7 0.2 1.2 1.4
11 Bob Nystrom RW 30 74 10 20 30 6 98 7 3 0 3 19 1 0 100 10.0 -0.1 1.1 1.1
12 Stefan Persson D 28 70 4 25 29 12 71 2 2 0 0 12 12 1 80 5.0 0.9 4.7 5.7
13 Dave Langevin D 28 73 4 17 21 22 64 4 0 0 0 17 0 0 107 3.7 0.3 5.4 5.7
14 Greg Gilbert LW 21 45 8 11 19 1 30 8 0 0 0 11 0 0 37 21.6 0.1 0.6 0.8
15 Ken Morrow D 26 79 5 11 16 18 44 5 0 0 1 10 0 1 135 3.7 -0.1 5.6 5.5
16 Wayne Merrick C 30 59 4 12 16 -3 27 3 1 0 2 10 2 0 46 8.7 -0.9 0.7 -0.2
17 Mats Hallin LW 24 30 7 7 14 4 26 7 0 0 0 4 3 0 37 18.9 0.3 0.5 0.8
18 Anders Kallur RW 30 55 6 8 14 9 33 4 1 1 0 6 2 0 77 7.8 -0.7 1.0 0.2
19 Mike McEwen D 26 42 2 11 13 11 16 1 1 0 0 7 4 0 82 2.4 0.2 3.0 3.3
20 Billy Carroll C 24 71 1 11 12 3 24 0 0 1 0 9 1 1 52 1.9 -1.9 1.0 -0.8
21 Paul Boutilier D 19 29 4 5 9 -5 24 1 3 0 1 4 1 0 52 7.7 0.3 1.4 1.8
22 Gord Lane D 29 44 3 4 7 1 87 3 0 0 0 4 0 0 44 6.8 -0.2 2.6 2.5
23 Roland Melanson G 22 44 0 3 3 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 10.2
24 Kevin Devine LW 28 2 0 1 1 1 8 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
25 Gord Dineen D 20 2 0 0 0 -2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
26 Darcy Regier D 26 6 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 -0.1 0.4 0.2
27 Billy Smith G 32 41 0 0 0 0 41 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 9.1
Team Total 80 302 508 810 299 1264 223 69 10 42 369 126 10 2427 12.4 31.2 52.4 102.9

Goalies Regular Season

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS 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 +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI
1 Bob Bourne LW 28 20 8 20 28 14 7 0 1 2
2 Mike Bossy RW 26 19 17 9 26 10 11 6 0 5
3 Brent Sutter C 20 20 10 11 21 26 7 3 0 0
4 Duane Sutter RW 22 20 9 12 21 43 7 2 0 1
5 Denis Potvin D 29 20 8 12 20 22 4 4 0 1
6 Bryan Trottier C 26 17 8 12 20 18 5 3 0 1
7 John Tonelli LW 25 20 7 11 18 20 7 0 0 2
8 Anders Kallur RW 30 20 3 12 15 12 1 1 1 0
9 Bob Nystrom RW 30 20 7 6 13 15 7 0 0 0
10 Ken Morrow D 26 19 5 7 12 18 5 0 0 0
11 Butch Goring C 33 20 4 8 12 4 4 0 0 1
12 Tomas Jonsson D 22 20 2 10 12 18 2 0 0 0
13 Stefan Persson D 28 18 1 5 6 18 0 1 0 0
14 Wayne Merrick C 30 19 1 3 4 10 1 0 0 0
15 Gord Lane D 29 18 1 2 3 32 1 0 0 1
16 Billy Carroll C 24 20 1 1 2 2 0 0 1 0
17 Clark Gillies LW 28 8 0 2 2 10 0 0 0 0
18 Dave Langevin D 28 8 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0
19 Mike McEwen D 26 12 0 2 2 4 0 0 0 0
20 Greg Gilbert LW 21 10 1 0 1 14 1 0 0 0
21 Mats Hallin LW 24 7 1 0 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 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 GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS 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