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1983–84 New York Islanders · NHL
Prince of Wales Conference Champions
Patrick Division Champions
Division 1st Patrick
Conference 1st Prince of Wales
1983–84 record 50–26–4
Goals for 357
Goals against 269
General Manager Bill Torrey
Coach Al Arbour
Captain Denis Potvin
Alternate captains None
Arena Nassau Coliseum
Team leaders
Goals Mike Bossy (51)
Assists Bryan Trottier (71)
Points Mike Bossy (118)
Penalties in minutes Duane Sutter (94)
Wins Billy Smith (23)
Goals against average Kelly Hrudey (3.14)

The 1983–84 New York Islanders season was the twelfth season for the franchise in the National Hockey League. This season involved participating in the Stanley Cup Finals, but losing the Cup to the Edmonton Oilers.

OffseasonEdit

NHL DraftEdit

See also: 1983 NHL Entry Draft
Round # Player Nationality College/Junior/Club Team
1 3 Pat LaFontaine Flag of the United States United States Verdun Juniors (QMJHL)
1 16 Gerald Diduck Flag of Canada.svg Canada Lethbridge Broncos (WHL)
2 37 Garnet McKechney
3 57 Mike Neill
4 65 Mikko Mäkelä Flag of Finland Finland
5 84 Bob Caulfield
5 97 Ron Viglasi
6 117 Darin Illikainen
7 137 Jim Sprenger
8 157 Dale Henry
9 177 Kevin Vescio
10 197 Dave Shellington
11 217 John Bjorkman
12 237 Peter McGeough

Regular seasonEdit

Season standingsEdit

Patrick Division
  GP W L T GF GA PTS
New York Islanders 80 50 26 4 357 269 104
Washington Capitals 80 48 27 5 308 226 101
Philadelphia Flyers 80 44 26 10 350 290 98
New York Rangers 80 42 29 9 314 304 93
New Jersey Devils 80 17 56 7 231 350 41
Pittsburgh Penguins 80 16 58 6 254 390 38

Game logEdit

No. R Date Score Opponent Record
1LOctober 4, 19833–7 @ Quebec Nordiques (1983–84) 0–1–0
2WOctober 6, 19837–4 @ Montreal Canadiens (1983–84) 1–1–0
3WOctober 8, 19838–7 OT @ Washington Capitals (1983–84) 2–1–0
4WOctober 11, 19835–2 Los Angeles Kings (1983–84) 3–1–0
5LOctober 15, 19831–5 Philadelphia Flyers (1983–84) 3–2–0
6WOctober 16, 19833–2 @ Buffalo Sabres (1983–84) 4–2–0
7LOctober 18, 19833–4 Calgary Flames (1983–84) 4–3–0
8LOctober 22, 19832–3 New York Rangers (1983–84) 4–4–0
9LOctober 23, 19835–6 OT @ New York Rangers (1983–84) 4–5–0
10LOctober 25, 19832–4 Winnipeg Jets (1983–84) 4–6–0
11WOctober 29, 19835–3 New Jersey Devils (1983–84) 5–6–0
12WOctober 30, 19836–2 @ Philadelphia Flyers (1983–84) 6–6–0
13WNovember 1, 19836–3 Vancouver Canucks (1983–84) 7–6–0
14WNovember 4, 19836–1 @ New Jersey Devils (1983–84) 8–6–0
15WNovember 5, 19834–0 Buffalo Sabres (1983–84) 9–6–0
16WNovember 8, 19834–1 Philadelphia Flyers (1983–84) 10–6–0
17WNovember 11, 19836–5 @ Pittsburgh Penguins (1983–84) 11–6–0
18LNovember 12, 19832–4 Pittsburgh Penguins (1983–84) 11–7–0
19WNovember 15, 19836–4 Hartford Whalers (1983–84) 12–7–0
20LNovember 18, 19831–7 @ Washington Capitals (1983–84) 12–8–0
21WNovember 19, 19836–2 Washington Capitals (1983–84) 13–8–0
22WNovember 22, 19833–2 Quebec Nordiques (1983–84) 14–8–0
23WNovember 23, 19834–2 @ Philadelphia Flyers (1983–84) 15–8–0
24WNovember 26, 19839–3 Chicago Black Hawks (1983–84) 16–8–0
25TNovember 29, 19835–5 OT @ St. Louis Blues (1983–84) 16–8–1
26LDecember 1, 19832–6 @ Calgary Flames (1983–84) 16–9–1
27WDecember 4, 19834–2 @ Edmonton Oilers (1983–84) 17–9–1
28WDecember 6, 19835–2 @ Vancouver Canucks (1983–84) 18–9–1
29TDecember 7, 19834–4 OT @ Los Angeles Kings (1983–84) 18–9–2
30WDecember 10, 19834–2 @ Minnesota North Stars (1983–84) 19–9–2
31WDecember 13, 19838–5 Edmonton Oilers (1983–84) 20–9–2
32WDecember 15, 19834–2 Detroit Red Wings (1983–84) 21–9–2
33WDecember 17, 19837–1 New York Rangers (1983–84) 22–9–2
34WDecember 20, 198311–3 Pittsburgh Penguins (1983–84) 23–9–2
35WDecember 22, 19836–1 Washington Capitals (1983–84) 24–9–2
36LDecember 23, 19833–7 @ Washington Capitals (1983–84) 24–10–2
37WDecember 28, 19836–5 OT @ Los Angeles Kings (1983–84) 25–10–2
38LDecember 30, 19833–4 OT @ Winnipeg Jets (1983–84) 25–11–2
39WDecember 31, 19837–3 @ Minnesota North Stars (1983–84) 26–11–2
40LJanuary 3, 19842–4 Boston Bruins (1983–84) 26–12–2
41LJanuary 5, 19842–4 @ Hartford Whalers (1983–84) 26–13–2
42WJanuary 7, 19845–3 Chicago Black Hawks (1983–84) 27–13–2
43LJanuary 8, 19844–5 @ New York Rangers (1983–84) 27–14–2
44WJanuary 10, 19844–2 New Jersey Devils (1983–84) 28–14–2
45WJanuary 12, 19847–3 Montreal Canadiens (1983–84) 29–14–2
46WJanuary 14, 19844–2 New York Rangers (1983–84) 30–14–2
47LJanuary 16, 19840–2 @ Boston Bruins (1983–84) 30–15–2
48WJanuary 18, 19849–1 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1983–84) 31–15–2
49LJanuary 21, 19841–7 @ Philadelphia Flyers (1983–84) 31–16–2
50LJanuary 24, 19840–4 @ Detroit Red Wings (1983–84) 31–17–2
51LJanuary 26, 19841–5 Quebec Nordiques (1983–84) 31–18–2
52LJanuary 28, 19843–4 Detroit Red Wings (1983–84) 31–19–2
53LFebruary 2, 19842–5 St. Louis Blues (1983–84) 31–20–2
54WFebruary 4, 19846–5 Pittsburgh Penguins (1983–84) 32–20–2
55WFebruary 5, 19845–4 @ Pittsburgh Penguins (1983–84) 33–20–2
56WFebruary 7, 19845–3 Edmonton Oilers (1983–84) 34–20–2
57WFebruary 11, 19846–4 Vancouver Canucks (1983–84) 35–20–2
58LFebruary 13, 19841–3 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1983–84) 35–21–2
59LFebruary 15, 19842–3 @ New York Rangers (1983–84) 35–22–2
60WFebruary 18, 19844–3 New York Rangers (1983–84) 36–22–2
61WFebruary 19, 19845–4 OT @ New Jersey Devils (1983–84) 37–22–2
62WFebruary 23, 19845–1 St. Louis Blues (1983–84) 38–22–2
63WFebruary 25, 19847–1 New Jersey Devils (1983–84) 39–22–2
64LFebruary 26, 19843–5 @ Philadelphia Flyers (1983–84) 39–23–2
65WFebruary 29, 19844–3 @ Winnipeg Jets (1983–84) 40–23–2
66WMarch 3, 198411–6 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1983–84) 41–23–2
67WMarch 6, 19845–2 Philadelphia Flyers (1983–84) 42–23–2
68WMarch 8, 19849–5 Toronto Maple Leafs (1983–84) 43–23–2
69LMarch 10, 19844–5 OT Calgary Flames (1983–84) 43–24–2
70WMarch 11, 19846–4 @ Pittsburgh Penguins (1983–84) 44–24–2
71WMarch 13, 19845–1 @ New Jersey Devils (1983–84) 45–24–2
72LMarch 17, 19841–2 Washington Capitals (1983–84) 45–25–2
73LMarch 18, 19844–5 @ Hartford Whalers (1983–84) 45–26–2
74WMarch 20, 19845–2 New Jersey Devils (1983–84) 46–26–2
75TMarch 22, 19843–3 OT @ Boston Bruins (1983–84) 46–26–3
76TMarch 24, 19844–4 OT Minnesota North Stars (1983–84) 46–26–4
77WMarch 25, 19845–3 @ Buffalo Sabres (1983–84) 47–26–4
78WMarch 27, 19847–0 Montreal Canadiens (1983–84) 48–26–4
79WMarch 31, 19843–1 @ Washington Capitals (1983–84) 49–26–4
80WApril 1, 19842–1 @ Pittsburgh Penguins (1983–84) 50–26–4

Player statsEdit

Regular season
Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG SHG GWG
Bossy, MikeMike Bossy RW 67 51 67 118 8666011
Trottier, BryanBryan Trottier C 68 40 71 111 5970734
Potvin, DenisDenis Potvin D 78 22 63 85 87551113
Tonelli, JohnJohn Tonelli LW 73 27 40 67 6621517
Gilbert, GregGreg Gilbert LW 79 31 35 66 5951602
Bourne, BobBob Bourne C 78 22 34 56 7512552
Sutter, BrentBrent Sutter C 69 34 15 49 694706
Jonsson, TomasTomas Jonsson D 72 11 36 47 5412201
Goring, ButchButch Goring C 71 22 24 46 89053
Nystrom, BobBob Nystrom RW 74 15 29 44 809101
Sutter, DuaneDuane Sutter RW 78 17 23 40 942201
Persson, StefanStefan Persson D 75 9 24 33 6530402
Gillies, ClarkClark Gillies LW 76 12 16 28 655302
Kallur, AndersAnders Kallur RW 65 9 14 23 240231
LaFontaine, PatPat LaFontaine C 15 13 6 19 69100
Langevin, DaveDave Langevin D 69 3 16 19 5326001
Morrow, KenKen Morrow D 63 3 11 14 4526001
Dineen, GordGord Dineen D 43 1 11 12 3210000
Merrick, WayneWayne Merrick C 31 6 5 11 102000
Boutilier, PaulPaul Boutilier D 28 0 11 11 3618000
Flatley, PatPat Flatley RW 16 2 7 9 63100
Carroll, BillyBilly Carroll C 39 5 2 7 12-1002
Hallin, MatsMats Hallin LW 40 2 5 7 27-2000
Lane, GordGord Lane D 37 0 3 3 706000
McEwen, MikeMike McEwen D 15 0 2 2 6-5000
Melanson, RolandRoland Melanson G 37 0 2 2 100000
Smith, BillyBilly Smith G 42 0 2 2 230000
MacGuigan, GarthGarth MacGuigan C 3 0 1 1 00000
Regier, DarcyDarcy Regier D 5 0 1 1 02000
Affleck, BruceBruce Affleck D 1 0 0 0 0-1000
Hrudey, KellyKelly Hrudey G 12 0 0 0 00000
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T GA GAA SO
Smith, BillyBilly Smith 2279 42 23 13 2 130 3.42 2
Melanson, RolandRoland Melanson 2019 37 20 11 2 110 3.27 0
Hrudey, KellyKelly Hrudey 535 12 7 2 0 28 3.14 0
Team: 4833 80 50 26 4 268 3.33 2
Playoffs
Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM PPG SHG GWG
Gillies, ClarkClark Gillies LW 21 12 7 19 19300
Bossy, MikeMike Bossy RW 21 8 10 18 4203
Flatley, PatPat Flatley RW 21 9 6 15 14101
Trottier, BryanBryan Trottier C 21 8 6 14 49100
Sutter, BrentBrent Sutter C 20 4 10 14 18013
Gilbert, GregGreg Gilbert LW 21 5 7 12 39201
LaFontaine, PatPat LaFontaine C 16 3 6 9 8000
Jonsson, TomasTomas Jonsson D 21 3 5 8 22200
Boutilier, PaulPaul Boutilier D 21 1 7 8 10001
Goring, ButchButch Goring C 21 1 5 6 2100
Potvin, DenisDenis Potvin D 20 1 5 6 28100
Persson, StefanStefan Persson D 16 0 6 6 2000
Kallur, AndersAnders Kallur RW 17 2 2 4 2011
Sutter, DuaneDuane Sutter RW 21 1 3 4 48000
Tonelli, JohnJohn Tonelli LW 17 1 3 4 31000
Langevin, DaveDave Langevin D 12 0 4 4 18000
Morrow, KenKen Morrow D 20 1 2 3 20001
Bourne, BobBob Bourne C 8 1 1 2 7001
Dineen, GordGord Dineen D 9 1 1 2 28000
Nystrom, BobBob Nystrom RW 15 0 2 2 8000
Carroll, BillyBilly Carroll C 5 0 0 0 0000
Hallin, MatsMats Hallin LW 6 0 0 0 7000
Lane, GordGord Lane D 4 0 0 0 2000
Melanson, RolandRoland Melanson G 6 0 0 0 2000
Merrick, WayneWayne Merrick C 1 0 0 0 0000
Smith, BillyBilly Smith G 21 0 0 0 17000
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L GA GAA SO
Smith, BillyBilly Smith 1190 21 12 8 54 2.72 0
Melanson, RolandRoland Melanson 87 6 0 1 5 3.45 0
Team: 1277 21 12 9 59 2.77 0

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Note: Pos = Position; GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/- = plus/minus; PIM = Penalty minutes; PPG = Power-play goals; SHG = Short-handed goals; GWG = Game-winning goals
      MIN = Minutes played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T = Ties; GA = Goals-against; GAA = Goals-against average; SO = Shutouts;

PlayoffsEdit

Stanley Cup FinalsEdit

New York Islanders vs. Edmonton Oilers

Date Visitors Score Home Score Notes
May 10 Edmonton 1New York 0
May 12 Edmonton 1 New York 6
May 15 New York 2 Edmonton 7
May 17 New York 2 Edmonton 7
May 19 New York 2 Edmonton 5

Edmonton wins the series 4–1.

Awards and recordsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1983-84 New York Islanders Statistics - Hockey-Reference.com. hockey-reference.com. Retrieved on 2009-07-27.

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