1979 WHA Playoffs Summary

Previous Year

League Champion: Winnipeg Jets

WHA Playoff MVP: Rich Preston (8 G, 5 A, 13 P)

Goals Leader: Wayne Gretzky (10) & Willy Lindstrom (10)
Assists Leader: Terry Ruskowski (12)
Points Leader: Wayne Gretzky (20)

League Playoff Series

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Avco Cup Final (4-2): Winnipeg Jets over Edmonton Oilers  ▪  View Matchup »  
 
Semi-Finals (4-3): Edmonton Oilers over New England Whalers  ▪  View Matchup »  
Semi-Finals (4-0): Winnipeg Jets over Quebec Nordiques  ▪  View Matchup »  
 
Preliminary Round (2-1): New England Whalers over Cincinnati Stingers  ▪  View Matchup »  

Playoff Leaders