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The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time  

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List Rules Vote up the best hockey players based on their careers with the New York Islanders.

List of the greatest New York Islanders of all time. The best players to ever be on the New York Islanders NHL team are ranked here. Vote up the best players on the list below, the hockey stars who you think deserve to be known as the best of the best in Islanders history. From older players like Bryan Trottier to modern goalies like Evgeni Nabokov, these New York Islanders are truly the best to ever be on the ice.
 
The New York Islanders have won four Stanley Cups, and those championship games are ones that hockey fans will never forget, just as some of the more historical names on this list are forever cemented in sports history. People like Anders Kallur and Duane Sutter, for example, are New York Islanders who are so admired that their cards are now collectibles items.
list ordered by
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Mike Bossy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
Right wing
2
Denis Potvin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
Defenseman
3
Bryan Trottier is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
Right wing, Centerman
4
Billy Smith is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
Goaltender
5
Pat LaFontaine is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
slaft added Centerman
6
Clark Gillies is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
Forward
7
Bob Nystrom is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
Left Wing
8
Butch Goring is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
That Rank Smell added Butch Goring
9
Pierre Turgeon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
Ari Aries added
10
Mathew Barzal is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
Ari Aries added Mathew Barzal
11
John Tonelli is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
gaug66 added Centerman
12
Kenny Jönsson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
CMCSS03 added Defenseman
13
John Tavares is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
Centerman
14
Ken Morrow is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
Defenseman
15
Brent Sutter is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
MarcSherman added Centerman
16
Darius Kasparaitis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
gaug66 added Defenseman
17
Bob Bourne is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
Centerman
18
Frans Nielsen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
Centerman
19
Žigmund Pálffy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
Ari Aries added Žigmund Pálffy
20
Kyle Okposo is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
Kyle Okposo
21
Ed Westfall is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
gaug66 added Right wing
22
Tommy Salo is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
Ari Aries added Goaltender
23
Miroslav Šatan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
Ari Aries added Winger
24
Chico Resch is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
clash1977 added Goaltender
25
Roman Hamrlík is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest New York Islanders of All Time
Ari Aries added Defenseman