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Islanders history quiz

Islanders captain Denis Potvin holds the Stanley Cup

Islanders captain Denis Potvin holds the Stanley Cup after his team beat the Edmonton Oilers in four games to win the Cup in Uniondale on May 18, 1983. Photo Credit: AP / Bill Kostroun

Have you been following the Islanders since their inaugural season in 1972? Did you witness their four straight Stanley Cup championships in the 1980s? Test your knowledge of Islanders history in our quiz....nbsp;

1

Who replaced the legendary Denis Potvin as team captain in 1987?

2

Which Islander scored late in the 3rd period of the game known as the Easter Epic to send it to OT?

3

Which one of these players was NOT taken in the team's first amateur draft in June 1972?

4

Who did Denis Potvin score his first NHL goal against?

5

Who was Billy Smith's goaltending partner for three of the four Stanley Cup title teams in the '80s?

6

Who did the Islanders get in return for Pierre Turgeon in a trade with the Canadiens in 1995?

7

Which one of the following did NOT coach the Islanders?

8

Who did Denis Potvin replace as team captain in 1979?

9

Islanders defenseman Tomas Jonsson won how many Stanley Cups with the team?

10

Which one of these players did not represent the Islanders at the 2014 Winter Olympics?

11

Which team drafted goalie Jaroslav Halak in the ninth round of the 2003 draft?

12

Who replaced Al Arbour as head coach when he retired for the first time in 1986?

13

Who won the Conn Smythe Award for most valuable player in the playoffs in 1982?

14

Who led the Isles in penalty minutes in 1982-83, when they won their fourth-straight title?

15

Who is the all-time franchise leader in short-handed goals?

16

Who is NOT one of the 10 top goal scorers in team history?

17

Bryan Trottier and Mike Bossy are the top two career points leaders in team history. Who is third?

18

The Islanders last won a series in the second-round of the 1993 playoffs. Who was their opponent?

19

Who was the first Islander to score on a penalty shot in a playoff game?

20

Which goalie did John Tavares score his first goal against?

21

Which ex-Isles goalie led Vancouver to the Stanley Cup finals in '82, where they lost to the Isles?

22

Which team did the Islanders beat in October 1972 for their first win in team history?

23

Who scored the first hat trick in team history?