Tag Archives: John Tonelli

Three Straight OT Wins Lead 24th-seeded ’84-’85 Capitals in Upset of 9th-seeded ’81-’82 Islanders in Six Games

After a loss in Game 3, the 24th-seeded ’84-’85 Capitals found themselves down two games to one in the series. However, they would win Game’s 4, 5 and 6 in overtime with two of those overtime winners coming from the … Continue reading

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Top-seeded ’81-’82 Islanders Repeat as UNP Rep by Coming Back from 3-2 Deficit to Defeat 2nd-seeded ’80-’81 Islanders in Seven Games

Here is the 2016 New York Islanders Qualifying Tournament in its entirety. This series started off with a bang. A double overtime bang, to be in fact. The top-seeded ’81-’82 New York Islanders and the 2nd-seeded ’80-’81 New York Islanders … Continue reading

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Team Recap: 8th-seeded ’81-’82 New York Islanders

Mike Bossy (RW) 7 GP   11* G   8 A   19* P   +2   76* S   1* GWG   0 PIM   12* Stars Bob Bourne (C) 7 GP   4 G   1 A   … Continue reading

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25th-seeded ’83-’84 Capitals Become Fifth Team in UNP Play History to Come Back from 3-0 Series Deficit; Upset 8th-seeded ’81-’82 Islanders

The 8th-seeded ’81-’82 New York Islanders are one-and-done in their first Ultimate NHL Playoff appearance when they were just a goal away from a sweep, but couldn’t get it done in double overtime in Game 4. The 25th-seeded ’83-’84 Washington … Continue reading

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Top-seeded ’81-’82 Islanders Defeat 7th-seeded ’75-’76 Islanders in Seven Games After Trailing 3-2 in Series; Clinch First UNP Berth

First off, here is the entire tournament bracket! The top-seeded ’81-’82 Islanders got off to a great start in this series with a 5-1 win in Game 1. 11 different players registered a point in the win for the top … Continue reading

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