1979-80 Detroit Red Wings Schedule and Results

Franchise Index

Record: 26-43-11 (63 points), Finished 5th in NHL Norris Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bobby Kromm (24-36-11), Ted Lindsay (2-7-0)

Goals For: 268 (13th of 21), Goals Against: 306 (14th of 21)
SRS: -0.45 (17th of 21), SOS: 0.02 (5th of 21)

Regular Season

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1979-10-10 @ Los Angeles Kings T 4 4 0 0 1 T 1
2 1979-10-12 @ Vancouver Canucks L 1 3 0 1 1 L 1
3 1979-10-13 @ Edmonton Oilers T 3 3 0 1 2 T 1
4 1979-10-17 @ Winnipeg Jets W 5 1 1 1 2 W 1
5 1979-10-20 Philadelphia Flyers L 3 7 1 2 2 L 1
6 1979-10-25 Buffalo Sabres W 4 0 2 2 2 W 1
7 1979-10-27 @ Montreal Canadiens L 2 3 2 3 2 L 1
8 1979-10-28 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 4 5 2 4 2 L 2
9 1979-10-31 Minnesota North Stars L 3 5 2 5 2 L 3
10 1979-11-03 Chicago Black Hawks W 2 0 3 5 2 W 1
11 1979-11-04 @ Quebec Nordiques L 1 5 3 6 2 L 1
12 1979-11-07 Edmonton Oilers W 5 3 4 6 2 W 1
13 1979-11-10 Vancouver Canucks L 1 2 4 7 2 L 1
14 1979-11-14 @ New York Rangers L 2 3 4 8 2 L 2
15 1979-11-16 @ Washington Capitals W 4 2 5 8 2 W 1
16 1979-11-17 @ New York Islanders W 5 4 6 8 2 W 2
17 1979-11-21 @ Atlanta Flames L 1 4 6 9 2 L 1
18 1979-11-23 @ Colorado Rockies L 2 5 6 10 2 L 2
19 1979-11-24 @ Minnesota North Stars T 3 3 6 10 3 T 1
20 1979-11-27 Montreal Canadiens T 5 5 6 10 4 T 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
21 1979-12-01 Boston Bruins W 6 3 7 10 4 W 1
22 1979-12-02 @ Philadelphia Flyers T 4 4 7 10 5 T 1
23 1979-12-05 Winnipeg Jets W 6 4 8 10 5 W 1
24 1979-12-08 Vancouver Canucks W 5 1 9 10 5 W 2
25 1979-12-10 @ Buffalo Sabres L 0 4 9 11 5 L 1
26 1979-12-11 New York Rangers L 1 2 9 12 5 L 2
27 1979-12-13 @ Boston Bruins T 6 6 9 12 6 T 1
28 1979-12-15 Quebec Nordiques T 4 4 9 12 7 T 2
29 1979-12-16 @ Chicago Black Hawks L 3 7 9 13 7 L 1
30 1979-12-19 @ Edmonton Oilers W 6 4 10 13 7 W 1
31 1979-12-22 @ Toronto Maple Leafs L 1 2 10 14 7 L 1
32 1979-12-26 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 4 6 10 15 7 L 2
33 1979-12-27 St. Louis Blues L 2 3 10 16 7 L 3
34 1979-12-30 New York Islanders W 4 2 11 16 7 W 1
35 1979-12-31 Colorado Rockies L 3 5 11 17 7 L 1
36 1980-01-02 Los Angeles Kings L 2 4 11 18 7 L 2
37 1980-01-04 @ Atlanta Flames W 6 3 12 18 7 W 1
38 1980-01-06 @ Hartford Whalers W 2 1 13 18 7 W 2
39 1980-01-09 New York Rangers W 4 0 14 18 7 W 3
40 1980-01-12 Hartford Whalers L 4 6 14 19 7 L 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
41 1980-01-13 @ Chicago Black Hawks L 2 3 14 20 7 L 2
42 1980-01-16 Colorado Rockies W 5 1 15 20 7 W 1
43 1980-01-18 @ Winnipeg Jets W 5 0 16 20 7 W 2
44 1980-01-19 @ Minnesota North Stars W 5 4 17 20 7 W 3
45 1980-01-23 New York Islanders L 3 5 17 21 7 L 1
46 1980-01-26 Atlanta Flames L 3 4 17 22 7 L 2
47 1980-01-27 @ Quebec Nordiques W 7 6 18 22 7 W 1
48 1980-01-30 @ Toronto Maple Leafs L 4 6 18 23 7 L 1
49 1980-01-31 Pittsburgh Penguins W 4 3 19 23 7 W 1
50 1980-02-02 @ St. Louis Blues W 3 0 20 23 7 W 2
51 1980-02-03 St. Louis Blues L 2 4 20 24 7 L 1
52 1980-02-06 Washington Capitals T 2 2 20 24 8 T 1
53 1980-02-09 Philadelphia Flyers L 5 6 20 25 8 L 1
54 1980-02-10 Toronto Maple Leafs L 1 4 20 26 8 L 2
55 1980-02-13 Atlanta Flames T 2 2 20 26 9 T 1
56 1980-02-16 Buffalo Sabres L 3 4 20 27 9 L 1
57 1980-02-18 Los Angeles Kings L 2 4 20 28 9 L 2
58 1980-02-20 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 5 7 20 29 9 L 3
59 1980-02-23 @ Montreal Canadiens L 1 5 20 30 9 L 4
60 1980-02-24 Minnesota North Stars W 7 5 21 30 9 W 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
61 1980-02-28 Washington Capitals W 4 1 22 30 9 W 2
62 1980-03-01 @ New York Islanders W 4 3 23 30 9 W 3
63 1980-03-02 Toronto Maple Leafs L 3 6 23 31 9 L 1
64 1980-03-05 Boston Bruins L 3 5 23 32 9 L 2
65 1980-03-08 @ St. Louis Blues T 2 2 23 32 10 T 1
66 1980-03-09 Pittsburgh Penguins W 6 2 24 32 10 W 1
67 1980-03-12 Hartford Whalers T 4 4 24 32 11 T 1
68 1980-03-13 @ Boston Bruins L 2 4 24 33 11 L 1
69 1980-03-15 @ Washington Capitals L 2 5 24 34 11 L 2
70 1980-03-16 Winnipeg Jets L 2 6 24 35 11 L 3
71 1980-03-19 @ Los Angeles Kings L 3 4 24 36 11 L 4
72 1980-03-21 @ Vancouver Canucks W 5 2 25 36 11 W 1
73 1980-03-22 @ Colorado Rockies L 1 5 25 37 11 L 1
74 1980-03-26 Edmonton Oilers L 2 5 25 38 11 L 2
75 1980-03-27 @ Buffalo Sabres L 1 10 25 39 11 L 3
76 1980-03-29 Quebec Nordiques W 9 7 26 39 11 W 1
77 1980-03-31 @ New York Rangers L 5 7 26 40 11 L 1
78 1980-04-02 Montreal Canadiens L 2 7 26 41 11 L 2
79 1980-04-05 Chicago Black Hawks L 1 3 26 42 11 L 3
80 1980-04-06 @ Hartford Whalers L 3 5 26 43 11 L 4