1987-88 New York Islanders Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 39-31-10 - 88 points
Finishing 1st in the NHL's Patrick Division
Postseason: 2-4
Lost NHL division semi-finals
Division Semi-Finals - Lost to New Jersey Devils 4-2
Coach: Terry Simpson (39-31-10)
Location: New York, New York
1987-88 New York Islanders Roster
1987-88 New York Islanders Results

The New York Islanders of the National Hockey League ended the 1987-88 season with a record of 39 wins and 31 losses and 10 ties for 88 points, finishing first in the NHL's Patrick Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-4.

The Islanders netted 308 goals and conceded 267. Pat LaFontaine scored 47 goals for New York, while Mikko Makela and Bryan Trottier tallied 30 or more, too. Bryan Trottier accounted for 52 assists. Kelly Hrudey topped the squad with 22 wins, plus Billy Smith added 15 or more wins, too. Billy Smith recorded a 3.22 goals against average, pacing goalies with significant playing time.

Terry Simpson coached the team. The 1987-88 New York Islanders lost in the NHL division semi-finals.

Click on column headings to sort.


Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Pat LaFontaineC7547459252121516007224219.4
Bryan TrottierC7730528248101517033017617.0
Mikko MakelaL7336407622141321204014225.4
Brent SutterC702931605513119212016217.9
Alan KerrR802434581983047002119612.2
Denis PotvinD7219325111226919003018810.1
Tomas JonssonD7264147115612702101215.0
Greg GilbertL7617284546141110007722.1
Randy WoodL7522163880-201102010620.8
Derek KingL551224363071600409412.8
Brad LauerL6917183567133300409418.1
Pat FlatleyR40915242875410008310.8
Bob BassenC7761622998110020659.2
Dale HenryL48515201158030001539.4
Gerald DiduckD6871219113224400101285.5
Ken LeiterD514131724181300101043.8
Steve KonroydD622151799161601001051.9
Gord DineenD5741216629120000508.0
Richard KrommL7151015202001111846.0
Brad DalgarnoR382810584010010395.1
Jeff NortonD15167143120010185.6
Ken MorrowD53145400000000502.0
Jeff FinleyD1005515502000090.0
Todd McLellanC51120-1000000425.0
Kelly HrudeyG470222000000000
Rod DallmanL310161000000250.0
Mick VukotaR17101821000000714.3
Brian CurranD2201168-9000000120.0
Neal CoulterR10000-10000000
Ari HaanpaaR10000-20000000
Todd OkerlundR40002000000030.0
Chris PryorD10002100000010.0
Billy SmithG380002000000000
Mike WalshL10000000000020.0
Totals152430849680417122358715588395241712.7


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Kelly Hrudey47275122175031533.3414671314.896
Billy Smith38210717145121133.221062949.894
Totals854858393110152663.2927952529.905

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Pat LaFontaineC645982130011625.0
Bryan TrottierC600010-900000110.0
Mikko MakelaL61456-612000166.3
Brent SutterC6213182001111315.4
Alan KerrR610114000000119.1
Denis PotvinD51456-313000156.7
Tomas JonssonD522410-3100001811.1
Greg GilbertL40006-40000060.0
Randy WoodL51016400000714.3
Derek KingL5022220000060.0
Brad LauerL531445000101618.8
Bob BassenC60112320001040.0
Dale HenryL610117000100812.5
Gerald DiduckD610142-110000128.3
Ken LeiterD4011210000090.0
Steve KonroydD61014300100714.3
Richard KrommL5000500000040.0
Brad DalgarnoR40001900000040.0
Jeff NortonD302213-10200060.0
Ken MorrowD60008-200000110.0
Jeff FinleyD10002-1000000
Kelly HrudeyG600020000000
Mick VukotaR2000230000000
Totals114182341250-95103322009.0

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Kelly Hrudey638124000233.62154131.851
Totals638124000233.62177154.870