New York Islanders playoff history

Playoff Appearances: 21
Overall Playoff Record: 134-106
Stanley Cup Championships: 1979-80, 1980-81, 1981-82, 1982-83

2007 -- lost to Buffalo, 4-1, Eastern Conf. quarterfinals

2004 -- lost to Tampa Bay, 4-1, Eastern Conf. quarterfinals

2003 -- lost to Ottawa, 4-1, Eastern Conf. quarterfinals

2002 -- lost to Toronto, 4-3, Eastern Conf. quarterfinals

1994 -- lost to NY Rangers, 4-0, Eastern Conf. quarterfinals

1993 -- defeated Washington, 4-2, Patrick Division semifinals
        defeated Pittsburgh, 4-3, Patrick Division finals
        lost to Montreal, 4-1, Wales Conference finals

1990 -- lost to NY Rangers, 4-1, Patrick Division semifinals

1988 -- lost to New Jersey, 4-2, Patrick Division semifinals

1987 -- defeated Washington, 4-3, Patrick Division semifinals
        lost to Philadelphia, 4-3, Patrick Division finals

1986 -- lost to Washington, 3-0, Patrick Division semifinals

1985 -- defeated Washington, 3-2, Patrick Division semifinals
        lost to Philadelphia, 4-1, Patrick Division finals

1984 -- defeated NY Rangers, 3-2, Patrick Division semifinals
        defeated Washington, 4-1, Patrick Division finals
        defeated Montreal, 4-2, Wales Conference finals
        lost to Edmonton, 4-1, Stanley Cup Finals

1983 -- defeated Washington, 3-1, Patrick Division semifinals
        defeated NY Rangers, 4-2, Patrick Division finals
        defeated Boston, 4-2, Wales Conference finals
        defeated Edmonton, 4-0, Stanley Cup Finals

1982 -- defeated Pittsburgh, 3-2, Patrick Division semifinals
        defeated NY Rangers, 4-2, Patrick Division finals
        defeated Quebec, 4-0, Wales Conference finals
        defeated Vancouver, 4-0, Stanley Cup Finals

1981 -- defeated Toronto, 3-0, preliminary round
        defeated Edmonton, 4-2, quarterfinals
        defeated NY Rangers, 4-0, semifinals
        defeated Minnesota, 4-1, Stanley Cup Finals

1980 -- defeated Los Angeles, 3-1, preliminary round
        defeated Boston, 4-1, quarterfinals
        defeated Buffalo, 4-2, semifinals
        defeated Philadelphia, 4-2, Stanley Cup Finals

1979 -- defeated Chicago, 4-0, quarterfinals
        lost to NY Rangers, 4-2, semifinals

1978 -- lost to Toronto, 4-3, quarterfinals

1977 -- defeated Chicago, 2-0, preliminary round
        defeated Buffalo, 4-0, quarterfinals
        lost to Montreal, 4-2, semifinals

1976 -- defeated Vancouver, 2-0, preliminary round
        defeated Buffalo, 4-2, quarterfinals
        lost to Montreal, 4-1, semifinals

1975 -- defeated NY Rangers, 2-1, preliminary round
        defeated Pittsburgh, 4-3, quarterfinals
        lost to Philadelphia, 4-3, semifinals