The New York Islanders are a NHL franchise team based in New York City, New York. The Islanders compete in the Metropolitan Division in the NHL’s Eastern Conference. Founded in 1972 as a way to further the NHL’s reach, the Islanders are one of 3 NHL teams in the New York area, with their fan base made manly of Long Island residents. The team plays all home games in the Barclays Center, located in the borough of Brooklyn.
The New York Islanders are one of the most decorated teams in NHL history. Securing 14 consecutive playoff berths, the Islanders won four Stanley Cups between 1980 and 1983, becoming the seventh of eight dynasties in NHL history. With their 19th straight playoff series win, the Islanders became the most decorated postseason pro team in history. Their 4 Stanley Cups, 5 Conference titles and 6 division championships would not have been possible without the extremely talented players of the past, including Denis Potvin, Mike Bossy, Bryan Trottier and Bill Torrey. Now on the hunt for yet another Championship trophy, the New York Islanders are fueled by Hall of Famers of the future Kyle Okposo and Fran Nielson.
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-Stanley Cup Championships: 1979-80, 1980-81, 1981-82, 1982-83
-Retired Numbers: Denis Potvin (5), Clark Gillies (9), Bryan Trottier (19), Mike Bossy (22), Bob Nystrom (23), Billy Smith (31)
-Current Stars: Matt Martin, Travis Hamonic, Johnny Boychuk
Most popular New York Islanders players: John Tavares