Mike Bossy Speaker Profile
Hall Of Fame Right Wing for the New York Islanders
Mike Bossy Biography
Mike Bossy was born January 22, 1957 and is a formerCanadian ice hockey player who played for the New York Islanders for his entirecareer and was a crucial part of their four-year reign as Stanley Cup championsin the early 1980s. Among many other remarkable achievements, he was the onlyplayer in NHL history to score consecutive Stanley Cup winning goals, in 1982and 1983, the only player to record four game-winning goals in one series (1983Conference Final), is the NHL's all-team leader in average goals scored perregular season game, and is one of only five players to score 50 goals in 50games.
Bossy has several significant career achievements that are not official NHLrecords. He reached 100 career goals faster (in terms of career games played)than any other player in modern NHL history, requiring just 129 games toaccomplish this. (Joe Malone-62, Newsy Lalonde-69, Cy Denneny-86, Babe Dye-88,Reg Noble-109 & Frank Nighbor-125 had previously scored 100 goals in fewergames.) He was also the fastest to various other milestones such as 200 (255GP), 300 (381 GP), 400 (506 GP) and 500 (647 GP) goals at the time he achievedthem, but Wayne Gretzky and Mario Lemieux have since surpassed these marks. Inthe 1980-81 NHL season, he scored 50 goals in the first 50 games of the season- only the second player, and the first in almost 40 years, to achieve this. Heremains one of only five players who can claim to have accomplished this. He isthe only player to score 17 goals in three consecutive playoff years.
Bossy was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1991. His#22 jersey was retired by the Islanders on March 3, 1992. In 1998, he wasranked number 20 on The Hockey News' list of the 100 Greatest Hockey Players.
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New York Islanders Hall of Famers Bryan Trottier, Mike Bossy & Clark Gillies Signing at Steiner Sports Store
Posted on 24 March 2014 | 11:12 am
New York Islander greats Mike Bossy, Bryan Trottier and Clark Gillies will be together again, this time off the ice at the Steiner Sports Store in the Roosevelt Field Mall in Garden City, NY on February 22nd. Get an autograph from your favorite Islanders legend on a stick, puck or photo. All three will be appearing from Noon to 1:30pm. Named for the Long Island Lighting Company...[Read More]
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