1980-81 Montreal Canadiens Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

Record: 45-22-13 (103 points), Finished 1st in NHL Norris Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Claude Ruel (45-22-13)

Goals For: 332 (4th of 21), Goals Against: 232 (1st of 21)
SRS: 1.19 (1st of 21), SOS: -0.06 (21st of 21)

Playoffs:
Lost Preliminary Round (3-0) versus Edmonton Oilers

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
Montreal Canadiens 80 45 22 13 103 .644 332 232 1.19 -0.06 7.05 72 299 24.08 51 279 81.72 8 8
League Average 80 32 32 16 80 .500 307 307 0.00 0.00 7.69 77 340 22.53 77 340 77.47 10 10

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
12 Keith Acton C 22 5-8 170 L/- 1 April 15, 1958 15 G, 24 A, 39 P
26 Bill Baker D 24 6-1 195 L/- R November 29, 1956 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
20 Guy Carbonneau C 20 5-11 186 R/- R March 18, 1960 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
27 Rick Chartraw D 26 6-2 210 R/- 6 July 13, 1954 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
3 Brian Engblom D 26 6-2 200 L/- 3 January 27, 1955 3 G, 25 A, 28 P
23 Bob Gainey LW 27 6-2 200 L/- 7 December 13, 1953 23 G, 24 A, 47 P
2 Gaston Gingras D 21 6-1 200 L/- 1 February 13, 1959 5 G, 16 A, 21 P
32 Denis Herron G 28 5-11 165 -/L 8 June 18, 1952 6-9-6, 3.50 GAA
15 Rejean Houle LW 31 5-11 170 L/- 8 October 25, 1949 27 G, 31 A, 58 P
21 Doug Jarvis C 25 5-9 170 L/- 5 March 24, 1955 16 G, 22 A, 38 P
20 Yvan Joly RW 20 5-8 175 R/- R February 6, 1960 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
10 Guy Lafleur RW 29 6-0 185 R/- 9 September 20, 1951 27 G, 43 A, 70 P
11 Yvon Lambert LW 30 6-2 200 L/- 8 May 20, 1950 22 G, 32 A, 54 P
17 Rod Langway D 23 6-3 218 L/- 2 May 3, 1957 11 G, 34 A, 45 P
5 Guy Lapointe D 32 6-0 205 L/- 12 March 18, 1948 1 G, 9 A, 10 P
1 Michel Larocque G 28 5-10 200 -/L 7 April 6, 1952 16-9-3, 3.03 GAA
28 Pierre Larouche C 25 5-11 175 R/- 6 November 16, 1955 25 G, 28 A, 53 P
6 Pierre Mondou C 25 5-10 185 R/- 3 November 27, 1955 17 G, 24 A, 41 P
31 Mark Napier RW 24 5-10 182 L/- 2 January 28, 1957 35 G, 36 A, 71 P
30 Chris Nilan RW 22 6-0 205 R/- 1 February 9, 1958 7 G, 8 A, 15 P
29 Dave Orleski LW 21 6-4 210 L/- R December 26, 1959 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
24 Robert Picard D 23 6-2 207 L/- 3 May 25, 1957 2 G, 2 A, 4 P
8 Doug Risebrough C 27 5-11 180 L/- 6 January 29, 1954 13 G, 21 A, 34 P
19 Larry Robinson D 29 6-4 225 L/- 8 June 2, 1951 12 G, 38 A, 50 P
18 Serge Savard D 35 6-3 210 L/- 14 January 22, 1946 4 G, 13 A, 17 P
33 Richard Sevigny G 23 5-8 172 -/L 1 April 11, 1957 20-4-3, 2.40 GAA
22 Steve Shutt LW 28 5-11 185 L/- 8 July 1, 1952 35 G, 38 A, 73 P
14 Mario Tremblay RW 24 6-0 185 R/- 6 September 2, 1956 25 G, 38 A, 63 P
29 Rick Wamsley G 21 5-11 185 -/L R May 25, 1959 3-0-1, 1.90 GAA
25 Doug Wickenheiser C 19 6-1 200 L/- R March 30, 1961 7 G, 8 A, 15 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 Steve Shutt LW 28 77 35 38 73 30 30 51 28 7 0 3 28 10 0 232 15.1 4.7 1.8 6.5
2 Mark Napier RW 24 79 35 36 71 30 34 24 30 5 0 6 25 11 0 185 18.9 4.5 1.9 6.4
3 Guy Lafleur RW 29 51 27 43 70 27 24 29 20 7 0 7 22 21 0 191 14.1 5.0 1.3 6.3
4 Mario Tremblay RW 24 77 25 38 63 25 16 123 20 4 1 4 29 8 1 254 9.8 3.3 1.4 4.7
5 Rejean Houle LW 31 77 27 31 58 24 20 83 20 6 1 3 25 6 0 158 17.1 3.0 1.5 4.6
6 Yvon Lambert LW 30 73 22 32 54 21 7 39 18 4 0 3 28 4 0 117 18.8 2.5 1.1 3.7
7 Pierre Larouche C 25 61 25 28 53 22 13 28 20 5 0 2 19 9 0 154 16.2 3.2 1.1 4.3
8 Larry Robinson D 29 65 12 38 50 17 46 37 5 7 0 2 29 9 0 130 9.2 3.2 6.1 9.2
9 Bob Gainey LW 27 78 23 24 47 20 13 36 15 5 3 3 20 3 1 181 12.7 1.9 1.4 3.2
10 Rod Langway D 23 80 11 34 45 16 53 120 5 5 1 2 25 7 2 165 6.7 2.4 7.3 9.7
11 Pierre Mondou C 25 57 17 24 41 16 24 16 12 5 0 2 19 5 0 106 16.0 1.9 1.4 3.3
12 Keith Acton C 22 61 15 24 39 15 5 74 12 3 0 2 19 5 0 101 14.9 1.4 0.9 2.4
13 Doug Jarvis C 25 80 16 22 38 15 12 34 14 0 2 1 19 1 2 122 13.1 0.6 1.3 2.0
14 Doug Risebrough C 27 48 13 21 34 13 7 93 12 1 0 1 18 3 0 94 13.8 1.5 0.8 2.3
15 Brian Engblom D 26 80 3 25 28 9 63 96 2 1 0 0 21 4 0 120 2.5 0.6 7.8 8.4
16 Gaston Gingras D 21 55 5 16 21 7 5 22 2 3 0 1 7 9 0 133 3.8 0.7 3.3 4.1
17 Serge Savard D 35 77 4 13 17 6 12 30 4 0 0 1 12 0 1 63 6.3 -0.1 4.9 4.8
18 Chris Nilan RW 22 57 7 8 15 6 7 262 7 0 0 1 8 0 0 69 10.1 -0.7 0.9 0.2
19 Doug Wickenheiser C 19 41 7 8 15 6 5 20 5 2 0 0 7 1 0 56 12.5 -0.1 0.7 0.6
20 Guy Lapointe D 32 33 1 9 10 3 -6 79 0 1 0 1 2 6 1 47 2.1 0.1 1.5 1.6
21 Robert Picard D 23 8 2 2 4 2 -1 6 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 12 16.7 0.3 0.4 0.7
22 Denis Herron G 28 25 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 3.5
23 Guy Carbonneau C 20 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
24 Michel Larocque G 28 28 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 5.9
25 Bill Baker D 24 11 0 0 0 0 -1 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0.0 -0.2 0.6 0.3
26 Rick Chartraw D 26 14 0 0 0 0 -5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0.0 -0.3 0.5 0.2
27 Yvan Joly RW 20 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
28 Dave Orleski LW 21 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
29 Richard Sevigny G 23 33 0 0 0 0 0 30 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 7.9
30 Rick Wamsley G 21 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1.3
Team Total 80 332 518 850 383 1370 252 72 8 45 2709 12.3 39.3 50.0 107.9

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 Richard Sevigny G 23 33 20 4 3 71 2.40 2 1777 7.9
2 Michel Larocque G 28 28 16 9 3 82 3.03 1 1623 5.9
3 Denis Herron G 28 25 6 9 6 67 3.50 1 1147 3.5
4 Rick Wamsley G 21 5 3 0 1 8 1.90 1 253 1.3
Team Total 80 45 22 13 228 2.85 5 4800 18.6

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 Steve Shutt LW 28 3 2 1 3 1 4 2 0 0 0
2 Pierre Larouche C 25 2 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
3 Brian Engblom D 26 3 1 0 1 1 4 1 0 0 0
4 Gaston Gingras D 21 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
5 Rejean Houle LW 31 3 1 0 1 1 6 1 0 0 0
6 Doug Risebrough C 27 3 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
7 Guy Lafleur RW 29 3 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
8 Pierre Mondou C 25 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Larry Robinson D 29 3 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
10 Keith Acton C 22 2 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
11 Bob Gainey LW 27 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
12 Doug Jarvis C 25 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Yvon Lambert LW 30 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
14 Rod Langway D 23 3 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
15 Guy Lapointe D 32 1 0 0 0 0 17 0 0 0 0
16 Mark Napier RW 24 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
17 Chris Nilan RW 22 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Robert Picard D 23 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Serge Savard D 35 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Richard Sevigny G 23 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Mario Tremblay RW 24 3 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0
Team Total 3 6 6 12 62 4 2 0 0

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Richard Sevigny G 23 3 0 3 13 4.33 0 180
Team Total 3 0 3 13 4.33 0 180