League Playoff Series

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League Playoff Series Table
Stanley Cup Final 4-2 New York Islanders over Philadelphia Flyers  View Matchup »
Game 1 May 13 New York Islanders 4 Philadelphia Flyers 3 (OT)
Game 2 May 15 New York Islanders 3 Philadelphia Flyers 8
Game 3 May 17 Philadelphia Flyers 2 New York Islanders 6
Game 4 May 19 Philadelphia Flyers 2 New York Islanders 5
Game 5 May 22 New York Islanders 3 Philadelphia Flyers 6
Game 6 May 24 Philadelphia Flyers 4 New York Islanders 5 (OT)
 
Semi-Finals 4-2 New York Islanders over Buffalo Sabres  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 29 New York Islanders 4 Buffalo Sabres 1
Game 2 May 1 New York Islanders 2 Buffalo Sabres 1 (2OT)
Game 3 May 3 Buffalo Sabres 4 New York Islanders 7
Game 4 May 6 Buffalo Sabres 7 New York Islanders 4
Game 5 May 8 New York Islanders 0 Buffalo Sabres 2
Game 6 May 10 Buffalo Sabres 2 New York Islanders 5
Semi-Finals 4-1 Philadelphia Flyers over Minnesota North Stars  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 29 Minnesota North Stars 6 Philadelphia Flyers 5
Game 2 May 1 Minnesota North Stars 0 Philadelphia Flyers 7
Game 3 May 4 Philadelphia Flyers 5 Minnesota North Stars 3
Game 4 May 6 Philadelphia Flyers 3 Minnesota North Stars 2
Game 5 May 8 Minnesota North Stars 3 Philadelphia Flyers 7
 
Quarter-Finals 4-1 New York Islanders over Boston Bruins  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 16 New York Islanders 2 Boston Bruins 1 (OT)
Game 2 April 17 New York Islanders 5 Boston Bruins 4 (OT)
Game 3 April 19 Boston Bruins 3 New York Islanders 5
Game 4 April 21 Boston Bruins 4 New York Islanders 3 (OT)
Game 5 April 22 New York Islanders 4 Boston Bruins 2
Quarter-Finals 4-3 Minnesota North Stars over Montreal Canadiens  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 16 Minnesota North Stars 3 Montreal Canadiens 0
Game 2 April 17 Minnesota North Stars 4 Montreal Canadiens 1
Game 3 April 19 Montreal Canadiens 5 Minnesota North Stars 0
Game 4 April 20 Montreal Canadiens 5 Minnesota North Stars 1
Game 5 April 22 Minnesota North Stars 2 Montreal Canadiens 6
Game 6 April 24 Montreal Canadiens 2 Minnesota North Stars 5
Game 7 April 27 Minnesota North Stars 3 Montreal Canadiens 2
Quarter-Finals 4-0 Buffalo Sabres over Chicago Black Hawks  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 16 Chicago Black Hawks 0 Buffalo Sabres 5
Game 2 April 17 Chicago Black Hawks 4 Buffalo Sabres 6
Game 3 April 19 Buffalo Sabres 2 Chicago Black Hawks 1
Game 4 April 20 Buffalo Sabres 3 Chicago Black Hawks 2
Quarter-Finals 4-1 Philadelphia Flyers over New York Rangers  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 16 New York Rangers 1 Philadelphia Flyers 2
Game 2 April 17 New York Rangers 1 Philadelphia Flyers 4
Game 3 April 19 Philadelphia Flyers 3 New York Rangers 0
Game 4 April 20 Philadelphia Flyers 2 New York Rangers 4
Game 5 April 22 New York Rangers 1 Philadelphia Flyers 3
 
Preliminary Round 3-1 New York Rangers over Atlanta Flames  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 8 Atlanta Flames 1 New York Rangers 2 (OT)
Game 2 April 9 Atlanta Flames 1 New York Rangers 5
Game 3 April 11 New York Rangers 2 Atlanta Flames 4
Game 4 April 12 New York Rangers 5 Atlanta Flames 2
Preliminary Round 3-0 Chicago Black Hawks over St. Louis Blues  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 8 St. Louis Blues 2 Chicago Black Hawks 3 (OT)
Game 2 April 9 St. Louis Blues 1 Chicago Black Hawks 5
Game 3 April 11 Chicago Black Hawks 4 St. Louis Blues 1
Preliminary Round 3-0 Minnesota North Stars over Toronto Maple Leafs  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 8 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 Minnesota North Stars 6
Game 2 April 9 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 Minnesota North Stars 7
Game 3 April 11 Minnesota North Stars 4 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 (OT)
Preliminary Round 3-1 New York Islanders over Los Angeles Kings  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 8 Los Angeles Kings 1 New York Islanders 8
Game 2 April 9 Los Angeles Kings 6 New York Islanders 3
Game 3 April 11 New York Islanders 4 Los Angeles Kings 3 (OT)
Game 4 April 12 New York Islanders 6 Los Angeles Kings 0
Preliminary Round 3-2 Boston Bruins over Pittsburgh Penguins  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 8 Pittsburgh Penguins 4 Boston Bruins 2
Game 2 April 10 Pittsburgh Penguins 1 Boston Bruins 4
Game 3 April 12 Boston Bruins 1 Pittsburgh Penguins 4
Game 4 April 13 Boston Bruins 8 Pittsburgh Penguins 3
Game 5 April 14 Pittsburgh Penguins 2 Boston Bruins 6
Preliminary Round 3-0 Montreal Canadiens over Hartford Whalers  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 8 Hartford Whalers 1 Montreal Canadiens 6
Game 2 April 9 Hartford Whalers 4 Montreal Canadiens 8
Game 3 April 11 Montreal Canadiens 4 Hartford Whalers 3 (OT)
Preliminary Round 3-1 Buffalo Sabres over Vancouver Canucks  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 8 Vancouver Canucks 1 Buffalo Sabres 2
Game 2 April 9 Vancouver Canucks 0 Buffalo Sabres 6
Game 3 April 11 Buffalo Sabres 4 Vancouver Canucks 5
Game 4 April 12 Buffalo Sabres 3 Vancouver Canucks 1
Preliminary Round 3-0 Philadelphia Flyers over Edmonton Oilers  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 8 Edmonton Oilers 3 Philadelphia Flyers 4 (OT)
Game 2 April 9 Edmonton Oilers 1 Philadelphia Flyers 5
Game 3 April 11 Philadelphia Flyers 3 Edmonton Oilers 2 (2OT)

Team Statistics

Team Statistics Table
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 Los Angeles Kings 4 1 3 0 0 1 .250 10 21 -11
11 Atlanta Flames 4 1 3 0 0 1 .250 8 14 -6
12 Vancouver Canucks 4 1 3 0 0 0 .250 7 15 -8
13 St. Louis Blues 3 0 3 0 0 1 .000 4 12 -8
14 Hartford Whalers 3 0 3 0 0 1 .000 8 18 -10
15 Edmonton Oilers 3 0 3 0 0 2 .000 6 12 -6
16 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 0 3 0 0 1 .000 8 17 -9
League Average 8.4 4.2 4.2 0.0 0.9 0.9 .500 27.6 27.6 0

Overtime Goals

Overtime Goals Table
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 1 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

Goals
1. Bryan Trottier* • NYI 12
Bill Barber* • PHI 12
3. Paul HolmgrenPHI 10
Gilbert Perreault* • BUF 10
Mike Bossy* • NYI 10
Bob BourneNYI 10
Assists
1. Ken LinsemanPHI 18
2. Bryan Trottier* • NYI 17
3. Bobby SmithMNS 13
Mike Bossy* • NYI 13
Bob DaileyPHI 13
Denis Potvin* • NYI 13
Points
1. Bryan Trottier* • NYI 29
2. Mike Bossy* • NYI 23
3. Ken LinsemanPHI 22
4. Gilbert Perreault* • BUF 21
Bill Barber* • PHI 21
Goals Created
1. Bryan Trottier* • NYI 11.2
2. Bill Barber* • PHI 9.2
3. Mike Bossy* • NYI 9.0
4. Gilbert Perreault* • BUF 8.6
5. Paul HolmgrenPHI 8.4
Penalties in Minutes
1. Gord LaneNYI 85
2. Garry HowattNYI 84
3. Duane SutterNYI 74
4. Mel BridgmanPHI 70
5. Terry O'ReillyBOS 69
Even Strength Goals
1. Bob NystromNYI 9
2. Bill Barber* • PHI 8
Rick MacLeishPHI 8
4. John TonelliNYI 7
Paul HolmgrenPHI 7
Yvon LambertMTL 7
Gilbert Perreault* • BUF 7
Power Play Goals
1. Mike Bossy* • NYI 6
2. Bob BourneNYI 5
3. Bryan Trottier* • NYI 4
Danny GareBUF 4
Tom LysiakCBH 4
Stefan PerssonNYI 4
Denis Potvin* • NYI 4
Short-Handed Goals
1. Bill Barber* • PHI 3
Lorne HenningNYI 3
3. Bryan Trottier* • NYI 2
Bob BourneNYI 2
Tom YounghansMNS 2
Game-Winning Goals
1. Bill Barber* • PHI 4
2. Bob NystromNYI 3
Steve PayneMNS 3
4. John Van BoxmeerBUF 2
Steve Shutt* • MTL 2
Gilbert Perreault* • BUF 2
Al MacAdamMNS 2
Clark Gillies* • NYI 2
Bob DaileyPHI 2
Bobby Clarke* • PHI 2
Bryan Trottier* • NYI 2
Behn WilsonPHI 2
Goals Per Game
1. Yvon LambertMTL 0.80
Peter McNabBOS 0.80
3. Gilbert Perreault* • BUF 0.71
4. Bill Barber* • PHI 0.63
5. Mike Bossy* • NYI 0.62
Assists Per Game
1. Doug WilsonCBH 1.14
2. Mario TremblayMTL 1.10
3. Ken LinsemanPHI 1.06
4. Rick KehoePIT 1.00
5. Ray Bourque* • BOS 0.90
Points Per Game
1. Gilbert Perreault* • BUF 1.50
2. Mike Bossy* • NYI 1.44
3. Doug WilsonCBH 1.43
4. Peter McNabBOS 1.40
5. Bryan Trottier* • NYI 1.38
Goals Created Per Game
1. Gilbert Perreault* • BUF 0.62
2. Peter McNabBOS 0.61
3. Mike Bossy* • NYI 0.56
4. Yvon LambertMTL 0.56
5. Bryan Trottier* • NYI 0.53
Games Played
1. Billy Smith* • NYI 20
2. Pete PeetersPHI 13
3. Gilles MelocheMNS 11
4. Gerry Cheevers* • BOS 10
5. John DavidsonNYR 9
Wins
1. Billy Smith* • NYI 15
2. Pete PeetersPHI 8
3. Bob SauveBUF 6
4. Phil MyrePHI 5
Gilles MelocheMNS 5
Losses
1. Gerry Cheevers* • BOS 6
2. John DavidsonNYR 5
Pete PeetersPHI 5
4. Gilles MelocheMNS 4
Billy Smith* • NYI 4
Goals Against
1. Billy Smith* • NYI 56
2. Pete PeetersPHI 37
3. Gilles MelocheMNS 34
4. Gerry Cheevers* • BOS 32
5. Gary EdwardsMNS 22
Goals Against Average
1. Bob SauveBUF 2.04
2. Michel LarocqueMTL 2.20
3. Tony Esposito* • CBH 2.25
4. John DavidsonNYR 2.33
5. Phil MyrePHI 2.50
Shutouts
1. Bob SauveBUF 2
2. Billy Smith* • NYI 1
Don EdwardsBUF 1
Pete PeetersPHI 1
Phil MyrePHI 1
Gilles MelocheMNS 1
Michel LarocqueMTL 1
Minutes
1. Billy Smith* • NYI 1198
2. Pete PeetersPHI 799
3. Gerry Cheevers* • BOS 619
4. Gilles MelocheMNS 564
5. John DavidsonNYR 541

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