1980 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs Summary

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League Champion: New York Islanders

Conn Smythe Trophy: Bryan Trottier (12 G, 17 A, 29 P)

Goals Leader: Bill Barber (12) & Bryan Trottier (12)
Assists Leader: Ken Linseman (18)
Points Leader: Bryan Trottier (29)

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League Playoff Series

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Stanley Cup Final (4-2): New York Islanders over Philadelphia Flyers  ▪  View Matchup »  
 
Semi-Finals (4-2): New York Islanders over Buffalo Sabres  ▪  View Matchup »  
Semi-Finals (4-1): Philadelphia Flyers over Minnesota North Stars  ▪  View Matchup »  
 
Quarter-Finals (4-1): New York Islanders over Boston Bruins  ▪  View Matchup »  
Quarter-Finals (4-3): Minnesota North Stars over Montreal Canadiens  ▪  View Matchup »  
Quarter-Finals (4-0): Buffalo Sabres over Chicago Black Hawks  ▪  View Matchup »  
Quarter-Finals (4-1): Philadelphia Flyers over New York Rangers  ▪  View Matchup »  
 
Preliminary Round (3-1): New York Rangers over Atlanta Flames  ▪  View Matchup »  
Preliminary Round (3-0): Chicago Black Hawks over St. Louis Blues  ▪  View Matchup »  
Preliminary Round (3-0): Minnesota North Stars over Toronto Maple Leafs  ▪  View Matchup »  
Preliminary Round (3-1): New York Islanders over Los Angeles Kings  ▪  View Matchup »  
Preliminary Round (3-2): Boston Bruins over Pittsburgh Penguins  ▪  View Matchup »  
Preliminary Round (3-0): Montreal Canadiens over Hartford Whalers  ▪  View Matchup »  
Preliminary Round (3-1): Buffalo Sabres over Vancouver Canucks  ▪  View Matchup »  
Preliminary Round (3-0): Philadelphia Flyers over Edmonton Oilers  ▪  View Matchup »  

Team Statistics

Rk Team GP W L T OW OL W-L% G GA DIFF
1 New York Islanders 21 15 6 0 6 1 .714 88 66 22
2 Philadelphia Flyers 19 13 6 0 2 2 .684 78 53 25
3 Buffalo Sabres 14 9 5 0 0 1 .643 48 36 12
4 Minnesota North Stars 15 8 7 0 1 0 .533 49 56 -7
5 Montreal Canadiens 10 6 4 0 1 0 .600 39 26 13
6 New York Rangers 9 4 5 0 1 0 .444 21 22 -1
7 Boston Bruins 10 4 6 0 1 2 .400 35 33 2
8 Chicago Black Hawks 7 3 4 0 1 0 .429 19 20 -1
9 Pittsburgh Penguins 5 2 3 0 0 0 .400 14 21 -7
10 Atlanta Flames 4 1 3 0 0 1 .250 8 14 -6
11 Vancouver Canucks 4 1 3 0 0 0 .250 7 15 -8
12 Los Angeles Kings 4 1 3 0 0 1 .250 10 21 -11
13 St. Louis Blues 3 0 3 0 0 1 .000 4 12 -8
14 Edmonton Oilers 3 0 3 0 0 2 .000 6 12 -6
15 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 0 3 0 0 1 .000 8 17 -9
16 Hartford Whalers 3 0 3 0 0 1 .000 8 18 -10
League Average 8.4 4.2 4.2 0.0 0.9 0.9 .500 27.6 27.6 0

Overtime Goals

Date Location Name Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
1980-04-08 CBH Lecuyer, Doug CBH 3-2 STL 1 12:34
1980-04-08 NYR Vickers, Steve NYR 2-1 ATF 2 0:33
1980-04-08 PHI Clarke, Bobby PHI 4-3 EDM 1 8:06
1980-04-11 EDM Linseman, Ken PHI 3-2 EDM 2 23:56
1980-04-11 HAR Lambert, Yvon MTL 4-3 HAR 1 0:29
1980-04-11 LAK Morrow, Ken NYI 4-3 LAK 1 6:55
1980-04-11 TOR MacAdam, Al MNS 4-3 TOR 1 0:32
1980-04-16 BOS Gillies, Clark NYI 2-1 BOS 1 1:02
1980-04-17 BOS Bourne, Bob NYI 5-4 BOS 1 1:24
1980-04-21 NYI O'Reilly, Terry BOS 4-3 NYI 1 17:13
1980-05-01 BUF Nystrom, Bob NYI 2-1 BUF 2 21:20
1980-05-13 PHI Potvin, Denis NYI 4-3 PHI 1 4:07
1980-05-24 NYI Nystrom, Bob NYI 5-4 PHI 1 7:11

See All-time List of Playoff OT goals.

Playoff Leaders