Mike Milbury

Mike Milbury  #26

NUMBER: 26 BIRTHDATE: June 17, 1952
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Brighton, MA, United States
Signed as a free agent by Boston, November 5, 1974. Officially announced his retirement and named Assistant Coach of Maine (AHL), May 6, 1985. Came out of retirement due to injuries to Maine roster, January, 1986. Named Player/Assistant Coach of Maine (AHL), November 8, 1986. Named General Manager of NY Islanders, December 12, 1995. Served as interim coach of NY Islanders, March 11, 1998 to January 21, 1999.
Quote of the Day

It is really special. I had a lot of friends and family here tonight, and for my first [NHL] game in here it was great. I played here as an elementary-school player in the city championships and this was my first time back. It was a lot of fun..

— Toronto native Brandon Pirri after scoring 2 goals for Panthers in win at Maple Leafs on Thursday