1979-80 New York Rangers Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

Record: 38-32-10 (86 points), Finished 3rd in NHL Patrick Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Fred Shero (38-32-10)

Goals For: 308 (6th of 21), Goals Against: 284 (11th of 21)
SRS: 0.29 (7th of 21), SOS: -0.01 (15th of 21)

Playoffs:
Lost Quarter-Finals (4-1) versus Philadelphia Flyers
Won Preliminary Round (3-1) versus Atlanta Flames

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
New York Rangers 80 38 32 10 86 .538 308 284 0.29 -0.01 7.40 79 304 25.99 54 304 82.24 8 7
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
35 Steve Baker G 22 6-3 200 -/L R May 6, 1957 9-8-6, 3.41 GAA
21 Frank Beaton LW 26 5-10 200 L/- 1 April 28, 1953 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
3 Barry Beck D 22 6-3 216 L/- 2 June 3, 1957 14 G, 45 A, 59 P
6 Tim Bothwell D 24 6-3 190 L/- 1 May 6, 1955 4 G, 6 A, 10 P
28 Pat Conacher C 20 5-8 190 L/- R May 1, 1959 0 G, 5 A, 5 P
20 Cam Connor RW 25 6-2 200 L/- 1 August 10, 1954 0 G, 3 A, 3 P
30 John Davidson G 26 6-3 205 -/L 6 February 27, 1953 20-15-4, 3.17 GAA
23 Lucien DeBlois LW 22 5-11 200 R/- 2 June 21, 1957 3 G, 1 A, 4 P
27 Andre Dore D 21 6-2 200 R/- 1 February 11, 1958 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
10 Ron Duguay C 22 6-2 200 R/- 2 July 6, 1957 28 G, 22 A, 50 P
77 Phil Esposito C 37 6-1 205 L/- 16 February 20, 1942 34 G, 44 A, 78 P
4 Ron Greschner D 25 6-2 205 L/- 5 December 22, 1954 21 G, 37 A, 58 P
2 Jocelyn Guevremont D 28 6-2 200 R/- 8 March 1, 1951 2 G, 5 A, 7 P
15 Anders Hedberg RW 28 5-11 175 L/- 1 February 25, 1951 32 G, 39 A, 71 P
16 Pat Hickey LW 26 6-1 190 L/- 4 May 15, 1953 2 G, 2 A, 4 P
23 Ed Hospodar D 20 6-2 210 R/- R February 9, 1959 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
17 Eddie Johnstone RW 25 5-9 175 R/- 3 March 2, 1954 14 G, 21 A, 35 P
20 Claude Larose LW 24 5-10 175 L/- R May 17, 1955 4 G, 7 A, 11 P
28 Bill Lochead LW 25 6-1 195 R/- 5 October 13, 1954 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
26 Dave Maloney D 23 6-1 195 L/- 5 July 31, 1956 12 G, 25 A, 37 P
12 Don Maloney LW 21 6-1 190 L/- 1 September 5, 1958 25 G, 48 A, 73 P
29 Ray Markham C 22 6-3 220 R/- R January 23, 1958 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
25 Mario Marois D 22 5-11 190 R/- 2 December 15, 1957 8 G, 23 A, 31 P
34 Jim Mayer RW 25 6-0 190 R/- R October 30, 1954 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
27 Mike McEwen D 23 6-1 185 L/- 3 August 10, 1956 1 G, 7 A, 8 P
24 Warren Miller RW 26 6-0 180 R/- R January 1, 1954 7 G, 6 A, 13 P
14 Don Murdoch RW 23 5-11 180 R/- 3 October 25, 1956 23 G, 19 A, 42 P
11 Ulf Nilsson C 29 5-11 175 R/- 1 May 11, 1950 14 G, 44 A, 58 P
16 Dave Silk RW 22 5-11 190 R/- R January 1, 1958 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
31 Doug Soetaert G 24 6-0 180 -/L 4 April 21, 1955 5-2-0, 4.55 GAA
9 Doug Sulliman RW 20 6-2 210 L/- R August 29, 1959 4 G, 7 A, 11 P
19 Dean Talafous RW 26 6-4 180 R/- 5 August 25, 1953 10 G, 20 A, 30 P
1 Wayne Thomas G 32 6-2 195 -/L 6 October 9, 1947 4-7-0, 3.95 GAA
18 Walt Tkaczuk C 32 6-0 185 L/- 12 September 29, 1947 12 G, 25 A, 37 P
5 Carol Vadnais D 34 6-1 185 L/- 13 September 25, 1945 3 G, 20 A, 23 P
8 Steve Vickers LW 28 6-0 180 L/- 7 April 21, 1951 29 G, 33 A, 62 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 Phil Esposito C 37 80 34 44 78 30 -13 73 21 13 0 5 29 15 0 245 13.9 5.3 0.7 6.0
2 Don Maloney LW 21 79 25 48 73 27 -15 97 18 6 1 3 30 18 0 123 20.3 4.3 0.6 4.9
3 Anders Hedberg RW 28 80 32 39 71 28 13 21 25 7 0 4 24 13 2 241 13.3 4.6 1.4 6.1
4 Steve Vickers LW 28 75 29 33 62 25 20 38 17 12 0 2 23 10 0 98 29.6 3.9 1.6 5.5
5 Barry Beck D 22 61 14 45 59 20 16 98 9 5 0 4 26 18 1 150 9.3 4.3 4.1 8.4
6 Ron Greschner D 25 76 21 37 58 21 -11 103 14 6 1 3 16 20 1 187 11.2 4.5 3.3 7.8
7 Ulf Nilsson C 29 50 14 44 58 20 15 20 9 5 0 1 32 12 0 72 19.4 3.5 1.1 4.6
8 Ron Duguay C 22 73 28 22 50 21 -6 37 22 3 3 2 19 2 1 154 18.2 3.0 0.8 3.8
9 Don Murdoch RW 23 56 23 19 42 18 -11 16 17 5 1 2 12 7 0 143 16.1 2.7 0.4 3.1
10 Dave Maloney D 23 77 12 25 37 13 10 186 9 3 0 0 20 5 0 102 11.8 2.2 4.6 6.7
11 Walt Tkaczuk C 32 76 12 25 37 13 19 36 6 4 2 2 20 4 1 128 9.4 0.6 1.5 2.2
12 Eddie Johnstone RW 25 78 14 21 35 13 3 60 14 0 0 3 20 0 1 121 11.6 0.6 1.1 1.7
13 Mario Marois D 22 79 8 23 31 11 0 142 7 1 0 1 16 7 0 158 5.1 1.3 4.1 5.4
14 Dean Talafous RW 26 55 10 20 30 11 1 26 6 4 0 0 18 2 0 69 14.5 0.8 0.7 1.6
15 Carol Vadnais D 34 66 3 20 23 7 -1 118 2 1 0 1 16 4 0 82 3.7 0.6 3.4 4.0
16 Warren Miller RW 26 55 7 6 13 5 -6 17 7 0 0 3 5 0 1 51 13.7 -0.7 0.5 -0.2
17 Claude Larose LW 24 25 4 7 11 4 -5 2 4 0 0 0 5 2 0 50 8.0 0.1 0.2 0.3
18 Doug Sulliman RW 20 31 4 7 11 4 0 2 3 1 0 0 7 0 0 26 15.4 -0.1 0.4 0.3
19 Tim Bothwell D 24 45 4 6 10 4 -3 20 4 0 0 2 6 0 0 37 10.8 0.1 2.2 2.3
20 Mike McEwen D 23 9 1 7 8 2 3 8 0 1 0 0 5 2 0 16 6.3 0.5 0.6 1.1
21 Jocelyn Guevremont D 28 20 2 5 7 2 -12 6 0 2 0 0 3 2 0 41 4.9 0.3 0.3 0.6
22 Pat Conacher C 20 17 0 5 5 1 -10 4 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 15 0.0 -0.3 -0.1 -0.4
23 Lucien DeBlois LW 22 6 3 1 4 2 -1 7 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 16 18.8 0.3 0.0 0.3
24 Pat Hickey LW 26 7 2 2 4 2 -1 10 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 40.0 0.2 0.1 0.2
25 Cam Connor RW 25 12 0 3 3 1 3 37 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 10 0.0 -0.3 0.2 0.0
26 Frank Beaton LW 26 23 1 1 2 1 -5 43 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 19 5.3 -0.7 0.2 -0.6
27 Ray Markham C 22 14 1 1 2 1 -3 21 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 6 16.7 -0.3 0.1 -0.3
28 John Davidson G 26 41 0 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 7.1
29 Ed Hospodar D 20 20 0 1 1 0 -2 76 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 9 0.0 -0.3 0.9 0.6
30 Steve Baker G 22 27 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 3.9
31 Andre Dore D 21 2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
32 Bill Lochead LW 25 7 0 0 0 0 -5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 -0.3 -0.1 -0.3
33 Jim Mayer RW 25 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 -0.2 0.1 -0.1
34 Dave Silk RW 22 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 -0.1 0.1 0.0
35 Doug Soetaert G 24 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.5
36 Wayne Thomas G 32 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1.4
Team Total 80 308 519 827 -6 1332 221 79 8 38 2383 12.9 40.5 35.1 88.5

Goalies Regular Season

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA GPS
1 John Davidson G 26 41 20 15 4 122 3.17 2 2306 7.1
2 Steve Baker G 22 27 9 8 6 79 3.41 1 1391 3.9
3 Doug Soetaert G 24 8 5 2 0 33 4.55 0 435 0.5
4 Wayne Thomas G 32 12 4 7 0 44 3.95 0 668 1.4
Team Total 80 38 32 10 278 3.47 3 4800 12.9

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 Ron Duguay C 22 9 5 2 7 3 11 3 2 0 0
2 Phil Esposito C 37 9 3 3 6 2 8 2 1 0 1
3 Ron Greschner D 25 9 0 6 6 2 10 0 0 0 0
4 Ulf Nilsson C 29 9 0 6 6 2 2 0 0 0 0
5 Anders Hedberg RW 28 9 3 2 5 2 7 3 0 0 1
6 Barry Beck D 22 9 1 4 5 2 6 0 1 0 0
7 Steve Vickers LW 28 9 2 2 4 2 4 2 0 0 1
8 Don Maloney LW 21 9 0 4 4 1 10 0 0 0 0
9 Dave Maloney D 23 8 2 1 3 1 8 1 0 1 0
10 Dean Talafous RW 26 5 1 2 3 1 9 0 1 0 0
11 Carol Vadnais D 34 9 1 2 3 1 6 1 0 0 0
12 Mario Marois D 22 9 0 2 2 1 8 0 0 0 0
13 Ed Hospodar D 20 7 1 0 1 1 42 1 0 0 1
14 Ray Markham C 22 7 1 0 1 1 24 1 0 0 0
15 Warren Miller RW 26 6 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
16 Pat Conacher C 20 3 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
17 Eddie Johnstone RW 25 9 0 1 1 0 25 0 0 0 0
18 Walt Tkaczuk C 32 7 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
19 Tim Bothwell D 24 9 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0
20 Cam Connor RW 25 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
21 John Davidson G 26 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Total 9 21 39 60 194 15 5 1 4

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA
1 John Davidson G 26 9 4 5 21 2.33 0 541
Team Total 9 4 5 21 2.33 0 541