1990-91 Minnesota North Stars Schedule and Results

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Record: 27-39-14 (68 points), Finished 4th in NHL Norris Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bob Gainey (27-39-14)

Goals For: 256 (15th of 21), Goals Against: 266 (10th of 21)
SRS: -0.10 (13th of 21), SOS: 0.03 (8th of 21)

Playoffs:
Lost Stanley Cup Final (4-2) versus Pittsburgh Penguins
Won Conference Finals (4-1) versus Edmonton Oilers
Won Division Finals (4-2) versus St. Louis Blues
Won Division Semi-Finals (4-2) versus Chicago Blackhawks


Regular Season

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1990-10-04 St. Louis Blues L 2 3 0 1 0 L 1
2 1990-10-06 New York Islanders W 4 2 1 1 0 W 1
3 1990-10-08 @ New York Rangers L 3 6 1 2 0 L 1
4 1990-10-09 @ New Jersey Devils L 2 5 1 3 0 L 2
5 1990-10-11 Boston Bruins T OT 3 3 1 3 1 T 1
6 1990-10-13 Chicago Blackhawks L 1 4 1 4 1 L 1
7 1990-10-17 @ Los Angeles Kings L 2 5 1 5 1 L 2
8 1990-10-20 @ St. Louis Blues T OT 2 2 1 5 2 T 1
9 1990-10-21 @ Chicago Blackhawks L 1 7 1 6 2 L 1
10 1990-10-24 Hartford Whalers W 3 0 2 6 2 W 1
11 1990-10-26 @ Detroit Red Wings L 6 8 2 7 2 L 1
12 1990-10-27 Detroit Red Wings T OT 2 2 2 7 3 T 1
13 1990-10-30 @ Toronto Maple Leafs L 4 5 2 8 3 L 1
14 1990-11-01 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 3 6 2 9 3 L 2
15 1990-11-03 @ Quebec Nordiques W 2 0 3 9 3 W 1
16 1990-11-04 @ Montreal Canadiens T OT 2 2 3 9 4 T 1
17 1990-11-08 Quebec Nordiques W 3 2 4 9 4 W 1
18 1990-11-10 Hartford Whalers L OT 2 3 4 10 4 L 1
19 1990-11-13 Pittsburgh Penguins L 1 4 4 11 4 L 2
20 1990-11-15 New York Rangers L 2 4 4 12 4 L 3
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
21 1990-11-17 St. Louis Blues L 2 3 4 13 4 L 4
22 1990-11-19 @ New York Rangers T OT 2 2 4 13 5 T 1
23 1990-11-21 @ Detroit Red Wings L 3 4 4 14 5 L 1
24 1990-11-23 Vancouver Canucks W 6 4 5 14 5 W 1
25 1990-11-24 New Jersey Devils L 3 5 5 15 5 L 1
26 1990-11-27 @ Vancouver Canucks T OT 1 1 5 15 6 T 1
27 1990-11-30 @ Winnipeg Jets W 4 2 6 15 6 W 1
28 1990-12-01 Pittsburgh Penguins W 6 3 7 15 6 W 2
29 1990-12-05 @ Toronto Maple Leafs W 3 2 8 15 6 W 3
30 1990-12-06 Toronto Maple Leafs L OT 1 2 8 16 6 L 1
31 1990-12-08 Philadelphia Flyers W 7 0 9 16 6 W 1
32 1990-12-11 Calgary Flames L 4 5 9 17 6 L 1
33 1990-12-13 @ St. Louis Blues L 2 4 9 18 6 L 2
34 1990-12-15 Chicago Blackhawks W 5 1 10 18 6 W 1
35 1990-12-16 @ Chicago Blackhawks L 2 5 10 19 6 L 1
36 1990-12-20 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 3 4 10 20 6 L 2
37 1990-12-22 @ Boston Bruins L 2 6 10 21 6 L 3
38 1990-12-23 @ Hartford Whalers W 5 2 11 21 6 W 1
39 1990-12-26 Winnipeg Jets L 4 6 11 22 6 L 1
40 1990-12-29 Boston Bruins T OT 4 4 11 22 7 T 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
41 1990-12-31 Los Angeles Kings L 2 4 11 23 7 L 1
42 1991-01-02 @ Detroit Red Wings L 2 6 11 24 7 L 2
43 1991-01-03 Toronto Maple Leafs T OT 3 3 11 24 8 T 1
44 1991-01-05 Vancouver Canucks L 5 6 11 25 8 L 1
45 1991-01-08 @ New York Islanders W 3 0 12 25 8 W 1
46 1991-01-12 Buffalo Sabres L 3 5 12 26 8 L 1
47 1991-01-13 @ Chicago Blackhawks L 3 5 12 27 8 L 2
48 1991-01-15 Montreal Canadiens L 1 5 12 28 8 L 3
49 1991-01-17 Washington Capitals W 5 2 13 28 8 W 1
50 1991-01-21 @ Winnipeg Jets L 0 2 13 29 8 L 1
51 1991-01-22 St. Louis Blues W 7 3 14 29 8 W 1
52 1991-01-25 @ Washington Capitals T OT 2 2 14 29 9 T 1
53 1991-01-26 @ New Jersey Devils W 3 1 15 29 9 W 1
54 1991-01-28 @ Toronto Maple Leafs L 0 4 15 30 9 L 1
55 1991-01-30 Detroit Red Wings W 5 2 16 30 9 W 1
56 1991-02-02 @ Quebec Nordiques W 6 4 17 30 9 W 2
57 1991-02-04 @ Montreal Canadiens L 3 5 17 31 9 L 1
58 1991-02-07 Toronto Maple Leafs W 4 2 18 31 9 W 1
59 1991-02-09 Detroit Red Wings W 6 5 19 31 9 W 2
60 1991-02-12 @ New York Islanders L 4 5 19 32 9 L 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
61 1991-02-13 @ Buffalo Sabres T OT 6 6 19 32 10 T 1
62 1991-02-16 @ Detroit Red Wings W 3 0 20 32 10 W 1
63 1991-02-20 Edmonton Oilers W 5 1 21 32 10 W 2
64 1991-02-23 Chicago Blackhawks T OT 3 3 21 32 11 T 1
65 1991-02-26 Philadelphia Flyers T OT 2 2 21 32 12 T 2
66 1991-03-01 @ Edmonton Oilers T OT 1 1 21 32 13 T 3
67 1991-03-02 @ Calgary Flames L 1 5 21 33 13 L 1
68 1991-03-06 Edmonton Oilers W 5 1 22 33 13 W 1
69 1991-03-09 Detroit Red Wings W 6 2 23 33 13 W 2
70 1991-03-10 Calgary Flames W 7 3 24 33 13 W 3
71 1991-03-12 Buffalo Sabres W 5 2 25 33 13 W 4
72 1991-03-14 @ St. Louis Blues T OT 2 2 25 33 14 T 1
73 1991-03-16 @ Toronto Maple Leafs L OT 3 4 25 34 14 L 1
74 1991-03-17 Toronto Maple Leafs W 4 3 26 34 14 W 1
75 1991-03-22 @ Washington Capitals L 1 3 26 35 14 L 1
76 1991-03-24 @ Chicago Blackhawks L 4 5 26 36 14 L 2
77 1991-03-25 St. Louis Blues L 4 5 26 37 14 L 3
78 1991-03-28 @ Los Angeles Kings L 5 6 26 38 14 L 4
79 1991-03-30 Chicago Blackhawks W 2 1 27 38 14 W 1
80 1991-03-31 @ St. Louis Blues L 1 2 27 39 14 L 1

Playoffs

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1991-04-04 @ Chicago Blackhawks W OT 4 3 1 0 0 W 1
2 1991-04-06 @ Chicago Blackhawks L 2 5 1 1 0 L 1
3 1991-04-08 Chicago Blackhawks L 5 6 1 2 0 L 2
4 1991-04-10 Chicago Blackhawks W 3 1 2 2 0 W 1
5 1991-04-12 @ Chicago Blackhawks W 6 0 3 2 0 W 2
6 1991-04-14 Chicago Blackhawks W 3 1 4 2 0 W 3
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
7 1991-04-18 @ St. Louis Blues W 2 1 5 2 0 W 4
8 1991-04-20 @ St. Louis Blues L 2 5 5 3 0 L 1
9 1991-04-22 St. Louis Blues W 5 1 6 3 0 W 1
10 1991-04-24 St. Louis Blues W 8 4 7 3 0 W 2
11 1991-04-26 @ St. Louis Blues L 2 4 7 4 0 L 1
12 1991-04-28 St. Louis Blues W 3 2 8 4 0 W 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
13 1991-05-02 @ Edmonton Oilers W 3 1 9 4 0 W 2
14 1991-05-04 @ Edmonton Oilers L 2 7 9 5 0 L 1
15 1991-05-06 Edmonton Oilers W 7 3 10 5 0 W 1
16 1991-05-08 Edmonton Oilers W 5 1 11 5 0 W 2
17 1991-05-10 @ Edmonton Oilers W 3 2 12 5 0 W 3
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
18 1991-05-15 @ Pittsburgh Penguins W 5 4 13 5 0 W 4
19 1991-05-17 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 1 4 13 6 0 L 1
20 1991-05-19 Pittsburgh Penguins W 3 1 14 6 0 W 1
21 1991-05-21 Pittsburgh Penguins L 3 5 14 7 0 L 1
22 1991-05-23 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 4 6 14 8 0 L 2
23 1991-05-25 Pittsburgh Penguins L 0 8 14 9 0 L 3