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                        ***** New York Islanders *****
 
  Team Founded: 1972
  Team History: 1972-Present - New York Islanders
 
  Team Colors: Blue, White & Orange
 
  Arena Address: Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
                 Uniondale, NY 11553
                 (516) - 501-6718
 
  Opened: May 31, 1972
  First Official Game: October 7, 1972, 3-2 loss to Atlanta Flames
  Arena Capacity: 16,297
 
  Owner: Charles Wang
  General Manager: Garth Snow
  Head Coach: Jack Capuano
 
 
                            Coaching History:
 
  Term               Coach                       Reg.Season     Playoff
  1972-73            Phil Goyette                  6- 38- 4
                     (Replaced after 48 Games in 1972-73 Season)
                     Earl Ingarfield               6- 22- 2
                     (Interim Head Coach for 30 Games in 1972-73 Season)
  1973-86            Al Arbour                   552-317-169    109- 62
  1986-89            Terry Simpson                81- 82-24       9- 11
                     (Replaced after 27 Games in 1989-89 Season)
                     Al Arbour                    21- 29- 3
  1989-1994          Al Arbour                   164-190-49      10- 17
                     (Replaced after 79 Games in 1993-94 Season)
                     Lorne Henning                 2-  1- 2
  1994-95            Lorne Henning                15- 28- 5
  1995-97            Mike Milbury                 36- 73-19
                     (Resigns after 46 games of the 1996-97 Season)
                     Rick Bowness                 15- 18- 3
  1997-1998          Rick Bowness                 22- 32- 9
                     (Fired after 63 games of the 1997-98 Season)
                     Mike Milbury                  8-  9- 2
                     (Interim head coach for final 19 games of 1997-98 season)
  1998-1999          Mike Milbury                 13- 29- 3
                     (Steps down after 45 games of the 1998-99 season)
                     Bill Stewart                 11- 19- 7
                     (Interim Head coach for final 37 games of 1998-99 season)
  1999-2001          Butch Goring                 24- 49- 9
                      (Replaced after 62 games)
                     Lorne Henning                 4- 11- 2
                      (Interim Head coach for final 17 games of 2000-01 season)
  2002-2003          Peter Laviolette             77- 68-19      4- 8
  2003-2006          Steve Stirling               56- 55-13      1- 4
                     (Replaced after 42 games of 2005-06 season)
  2006-2006          Brad Shaw                    18- 18- 4
  2006-2008          Ted Nolan                    75- 68-21      1- 4
  2008-2010          Scott Gordon                 64- 94-23
                     (Replaced after 17 games of 2010-11 season)
  2010-present       Jack Capuano                118-120-39      2- 4
 
 
  Retired Numbers: (4)
 
   5 - Denis Potvin
  19 - Bryan Trottier
  22 - Mike Bossy
  23 - Bob Nystrom
  31 - Billy Smith
 
  Islanders in the Hall of Fame: (8)
 
  1991 - Mike Bossy; Denis Potvin
  1993 - Billy Smith
  1995 - Bill Torrey
  1996 - Al Arbour
  1997 - Bryan Trottier
  2002 - Clark Gillies
  2003 - Pat LaFontaine
 
                            Yearly Records:
 
                       Reg. Season                     Playoffs
  Year    Location      W   L  T   OL  PTS  Pos   Div    W  L  PCT.
  -------------------------------------------------------------------
  1972-73 New York     12  60  6        30   (8)  East
  1973-74 New York     19  41 18        56   (8)  East
  1974-75 New York     33  25 22        88   (3)  Patrick  9  8  .529
  1975-76 New York     42  21 17       101   (2)  Patrick  7  6  .538
  1976-77 New York     47  21 12       106   (2)  Patrick  8  4  .667
  1977-78 New York     48  17 15       111   (1)  Patrick  3  4  .429
  1978-79 New York     51  15 14       116   (1)  Patrick  6  4  .600
  1979-80 New York     39  28 13        91   (2)  Patrick 15  6  .714 Champions
  1980-81 New York     48  18 14       110   (1)  Patrick 15  3 . 833 Champions
  1981-82 New York     54  16 10       118   (1)  Patrick 15  4  .789 Champions
  1982-83 New York     42  26 12        96   (2)  Patrick 15  5 . 750 Champions
  1983-84 New York     50  26  4       104   (1)  Patrick 12  9  .571
  1984-85 New York     40  34  6        86   (3)  Patrick  4  6  .400
  1985-86 New York     39  29 12        90   (3)  Patrick  0  3  .000
  1986-87 New York     35  33 12        82   (3)  Patrick  7  7  .500
  1987-88 New York     39  31 10        88   (1)  Patrick  2  4  .333
  1988-89 New York     28  47  5        61   (6)  Patrick
  1989-90 New York     31  38 11        73   (4)  Patrick  1  4  .200
  1990-91 New York     25  45 10        60   (6)  Patrick
  1991-92 New York     34  35 11        79   (5)  Patrick
  1992-93 New York     40  37  7        87   (3)  Patrick  9  9  .500
  1993-94 New York     36  36 12        84   (4)  Atl      0  4  .000
  1994-95 New York*    15  28  5        35   (7)  Atl
  1995-96 New York     22  50 10        54   (7)  Atl
  1996-97 New York     29  49 12        70   (7)  Atl
  1997-98 New York     30  41 11        71   (4)  Atl
  1998-99 New York     24  48 10        58   (5)  Atl
  1999-00 New York     24  48  9    1   58   (5)  Atl
  2000-01 New York     21  51  7    3   52   (5)  Atl
  2001-02 New York     42  28  8    4   96   (2)  Atl      3  4  .429
  2002-03 New York     35  34 11    2   83   (3)  Atl      1  4  .200
  2003-04 New York     38  29 11    4   91   (3)  Atl      1  4  .200
  2004-05 New York Season Cancelled
 
                        Reg. Season                  Playoffs
  Year    Location      W   L OTL  PTS  Pos   Div      W  L  PCT.
  ---------------------------------------------------------------
  2005-06 New York     36  40   6   78  (4)   Atl
  2006-07 New York     40  30  12   92  (4)   Atl      1  4 .200
  2007-08 New York     35  38   9   79  (5)   Atl
  2008-09 New York     26  47   9   61  (5)   Atl
  2009-10 New York     34  37  11   79  (5)   Atl
  2010-11 New York     30  39  13   73  (5)   Atl
  2011-12 New York     34  37  11   79  (5)   Atl
  2012-13 New York*    24  17   7   55  (3)   Atl      2  4 .333
  2013-14 New York     34  37  11   79  (8)   Metro
 
  * Lockout-Shortened Season
 
  Overall Regular Season Record: 1405 - 1413 - 103 - 347
  Overall Post Season Record:     136 -  110 (.553)
 
 
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