While the Isles have played almost all of their 3,628 NHL games wearing either White or Blue, they have played games in Orange and in Black...
Sunday, January 08, 2012
With Doan getting his hat trick, defenseman Larry Murphy, who scored 287 goals and had 28 two-goal games in a 21-season NHL career that ended in 2001 has more career goals/hat tricks of players who never recorded a hit.
The active leaders among no-hat-trick players are Brad Richards (235 goals) and Pavel Datsyuk (26 two-goal games).
Forever1940 is the nom de plume of Eric Hornick, statistician on Islander home telecasts since January 21, 1982. Visit my blog: NYISkinny.com and follow me on Twitter @ehornick