1979-80 Edmonton Oilers Roster and Statistics

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Record: 28-39-13 (69 points), Finished 4th in NHL Smythe Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Glen Sather (28-39-13)

Goals For: 301 (9th of 21), Goals Against: 322 (20th of 21)
SRS: -0.25 (12th of 21), SOS: 0.01 (10th of 21)

Playoffs:
Lost Preliminary Round (3-0) versus Philadelphia Flyers

Game Results

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Team Statistics

Team AvAge GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
Edmonton Oilers 80 28 39 13 69 .431 301 322 -0.25 0.01 7.79 61 282 21.63 74 315 76.51 11 4
League Average 80 33 33 14 80 .500 281 281 0.00 0.00 7.03 61 280 21.86 61 280 78.14 6 6

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
10 Ron Areshenkoff C 22 6-0 175 L/- R June 13, 1957 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
19 Don Ashby C 24 6-1 185 L/- 4 March 8, 1955 10 G, 9 A, 19 P
33 Bryon Baltimore D 27 6-2 190 R/- R August 26, 1952 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
33 John Bednarski D 27 5-10 195 L/- 3 July 4, 1952 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
15 Wayne Bianchin LW 26 5-10 180 L/- 6 September 6, 1953 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
18 Brett Callighen LW 26 5-11 182 L/- R May 15, 1953 23 G, 35 A, 58 P
6 Colin Campbell D 27 5-9 190 L/- 5 January 28, 1953 2 G, 11 A, 13 P
22 Ron Carter RW 21 6-1 205 L/- R March 14, 1958 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
7 Ron Chipperfield C 25 5-11 186 R/- R March 28, 1954 18 G, 19 A, 37 P
17 Cam Connor RW 25 6-2 200 L/- 1 August 10, 1954 7 G, 13 A, 20 P
35 Jim Corsi G 25 5-10 180 -/L R June 19, 1954 8-14-3, 3.65 GAA
1 Don Cutts G 26 6-3 190 -/L R February 24, 1953 1-2-1, 3.57 GAA
24 Peter Driscoll RW 25 6-0 190 L/- R October 27, 1954 1 G, 5 A, 6 P
28 Dave Dryden G 38 6-1 186 -/L 8 September 5, 1941 2-7-3, 4.27 GAA
33 Bob Dupuis G 27 5-11 167 -/L R August 26, 1952 0-1-0, 4.00 GAA
19 Bill Flett RW 36 6-1 205 R/- 10 July 21, 1943 5 G, 2 A, 7 P
2 Lee Fogolin D 24 6-0 200 R/- 5 February 7, 1955 5 G, 10 A, 15 P
23 Mike Forbes D 22 6-2 200 R/- 1 September 20, 1957 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
99 Wayne Gretzky C 19 6-0 185 L/- R January 26, 1961 51 G, 86 A, 137 P
3 Al Hamilton D 33 6-1 195 R/- 6 August 20, 1946 4 G, 15 A, 19 P
9 Jim Harrison C 32 5-11 185 R/- 7 July 9, 1947 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
5 Doug Hicks D 24 6-0 185 L/- 5 May 28, 1955 9 G, 31 A, 40 P
12 Dave Hunter LW 22 5-11 195 L/- R January 1, 1958 12 G, 31 A, 43 P
30 Ron Low G 29 6-1 205 -/L 5 June 21, 1950 8-2-1, 3.42 GAA
4 Kevin Lowe D 20 6-2 200 L/- R April 15, 1959 2 G, 19 A, 21 P
20 Dave Lumley RW 25 6-0 185 R/- 1 September 1, 1954 20 G, 38 A, 58 P
14 Blair MacDonald RW 26 5-10 180 R/- R November 17, 1953 46 G, 48 A, 94 P
9 Kari Makkonen RW 25 6-0 191 L/- R January 20, 1955 2 G, 2 A, 4 P
11 Mark Messier C 19 6-1 210 L/- R January 18, 1961 12 G, 21 A, 33 P
31 Eddie Mio G 26 5-10 180 -/L R January 31, 1954 9-13-5, 4.21 GAA
47 Don Murdoch RW 23 5-11 180 R/- 3 October 25, 1956 5 G, 2 A, 7 P
16 Dan Newman LW 28 6-1 195 L/- 3 January 26, 1952 3 G, 1 A, 4 P
22 Poul Popiel D 36 5-10 175 L/- 6 February 28, 1943 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
26 Pat Price D 24 6-2 200 L/- 4 March 24, 1955 11 G, 21 A, 32 P
16 Bobby Schmautz RW 34 5-9 172 R/- 11 March 28, 1945 8 G, 8 A, 16 P
27 Dave Semenko LW 22 6-3 200 L/- R July 12, 1957 6 G, 7 A, 13 P
8 Risto Siltanen D 21 5-8 180 R/- R October 31, 1958 6 G, 29 A, 35 P
15 Alex Tidey RW 25 6-0 182 R/- 2 January 5, 1955 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
25 Mike Toal C 20 6-0 175 R/- R March 23, 1959 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
21 Stan Weir C 27 6-1 180 L/- 6 March 17, 1952 33 G, 33 A, 66 P

Scoring Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1 Wayne Gretzky C 19 79 51 86 137 51 15 21 37 13 1 6 62 23 1 284 18.0 11.3 1.3 12.7
2 Blair MacDonald RW 26 80 46 48 94 38 1 6 31 13 2 6 32 15 1 266 17.3 7.6 0.9 8.5
3 Stan Weir C 27 79 33 33 66 27 2 40 28 3 2 2 25 6 2 129 25.6 4.4 0.9 5.4
4 Brett Callighen LW 26 59 23 35 58 22 -1 72 16 7 0 0 25 10 0 159 14.5 3.9 0.6 4.5
5 Dave Lumley RW 25 80 20 38 58 21 15 138 19 1 0 6 32 6 0 145 13.8 2.8 1.3 4.1
6 Dave Hunter LW 22 80 12 31 43 15 7 103 9 1 2 3 29 2 0 109 11.0 1.0 1.1 2.1
7 Doug Hicks D 24 78 9 31 40 13 18 52 2 5 2 1 18 10 3 122 7.4 2.2 4.3 6.4
8 Ron Chipperfield C 25 67 18 19 37 15 -15 24 15 2 1 1 16 3 0 129 14.0 1.5 0.3 1.8
9 Risto Siltanen D 21 64 6 29 35 11 -9 26 5 1 0 0 14 15 0 116 5.2 1.8 2.1 4.0
10 Mark Messier C 19 75 12 21 33 12 -10 120 10 1 1 1 18 2 1 113 10.6 0.4 0.6 0.9
11 Pat Price D 24 75 11 21 32 12 4 134 9 2 0 0 14 7 0 95 11.6 1.8 3.3 5.1
12 Kevin Lowe D 20 64 2 19 21 6 1 70 0 2 0 0 17 2 0 86 2.3 0.4 2.7 3.1
13 Cam Connor RW 25 38 7 13 20 7 2 136 7 0 0 0 11 2 0 44 15.9 0.5 0.5 1.0
14 Don Ashby C 24 18 10 9 19 8 1 0 7 3 0 1 7 2 0 31 32.3 1.5 0.2 1.7
15 Al Hamilton D 33 31 4 15 19 6 -2 20 3 1 0 0 9 6 0 34 11.8 1.1 1.2 2.3
16 Bobby Schmautz RW 34 29 8 8 16 7 -4 20 6 2 0 0 8 0 0 46 17.4 0.7 0.2 0.9
17 Lee Fogolin D 24 80 5 10 15 5 -8 104 5 0 0 0 10 0 0 90 5.6 -0.1 2.9 2.7
18 Dave Semenko LW 22 67 6 7 13 5 -13 135 5 1 0 1 7 0 0 43 14.0 -1.3 0.4 -0.9
19 Colin Campbell D 27 72 2 11 13 4 -18 196 2 0 0 0 11 0 0 80 2.5 -0.4 1.9 1.6
20 Bill Flett RW 36 20 5 2 7 3 -17 2 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 26 19.2 0.1 -0.3 -0.2
21 Don Murdoch RW 23 10 5 2 7 3 0 4 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 35 14.3 0.5 0.1 0.6
22 Peter Driscoll RW 25 39 1 5 6 2 -11 54 1 0 0 0 3 2 0 23 4.3 -1.1 0.1 -1.0
23 Dan Newman LW 28 10 3 1 4 2 -1 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 16 18.8 0.1 0.1 0.2
24 Kari Makkonen RW 25 9 2 2 4 2 -2 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 11 18.2 0.1 0.0 0.1
25 Jim Corsi G 25 26 0 3 3 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 3.4
26 Ron Low G 29 11 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1.8
27 Eddie Mio G 26 34 0 1 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2.9
28 Ron Areshenkoff C 22 4 0 0 0 0 -4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 -0.2 -0.1 -0.2
29 Bryon Baltimore D 27 2 0 0 0 0 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.3
30 John Bednarski D 27 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
31 Wayne Bianchin LW 26 11 0 0 0 0 -4 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0.0 -0.5 0.0 -0.4
32 Ron Carter RW 21 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
33 Don Cutts G 26 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.7
34 Dave Dryden G 38 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1.2
35 Bob Dupuis G 27 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.1
36 Mike Forbes D 22 2 0 0 0 0 -4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0.0 -0.1 -0.2
37 Jim Harrison C 32 3 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
38 Poul Popiel D 36 10 0 0 0 0 -5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0.0 -0.2 0.1 -0.1
39 Alex Tidey RW 25 5 0 0 0 0 -3 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.2
40 Mike Toal C 20 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
Team Total 80 301 501 802 -62 1512 230 60 11 28 2269 13.3 39.3 27.2 76.6

Goalies Regular Season

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA GPS
1 Eddie Mio G 26 34 9 13 5 120 4.21 1 1711 2.9
2 Ron Low G 29 11 8 2 1 37 3.42 0 650 1.8
3 Jim Corsi G 25 26 8 14 3 83 3.65 0 1366 3.4
4 Dave Dryden G 38 14 2 7 3 53 4.27 0 744 1.2
5 Don Cutts G 26 6 1 2 1 16 3.57 0 269 0.7
6 Bob Dupuis G 27 1 0 1 0 4 4.00 0 60 0.1
Team Total 80 28 39 13 313 3.91 1 4800 10.1

Scoring Playoffs

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI
1 Wayne Gretzky C 19 3 2 1 3 1 0 2 0 0 0
2 Mark Messier C 19 3 1 2 3 1 2 0 0 1 0
3 Blair MacDonald RW 26 3 0 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
4 Don Murdoch RW 23 3 2 0 2 1 0 2 0 0 0
5 Brett Callighen LW 26 3 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
6 Dave Lumley RW 25 3 1 0 1 1 12 0 1 0 0
7 Kevin Lowe D 20 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Don Ashby C 24 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Colin Campbell D 27 3 0 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 0
10 Peter Driscoll RW 25 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Lee Fogolin D 24 3 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
12 Al Hamilton D 33 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Doug Hicks D 24 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
14 Dave Hunter LW 22 3 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0
15 Ron Low G 29 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Pat Price D 24 3 0 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 0
17 Dave Semenko LW 22 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
18 Risto Siltanen D 21 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
19 Stan Weir C 27 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Team Total 3 6 9 15 55 4 1 1 0

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Ron Low G 29 3 0 3 12 3.40 0 212
Team Total 3 0 3 12 3.40 0 212