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1979-1980 NHL Playoffs

Preliminary Round

Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/8/1980 Boston Bruins 2 Pittsburgh Penguins 4 Boston Garden Pittsburgh Penguins Lead Series 1-0
2 4/10/1980 Boston Bruins 4 Pittsburgh Penguins 1 Boston Garden Series Tied 1-1
3 4/12/1980 Pittsburgh Penguins 4 Boston Bruins 1 Civic Arena Pittsburgh Penguins Lead Series 2-1
4 4/13/1980 Pittsburgh Penguins 3 Boston Bruins 8 Civic Arena Series Tied 2-2
5 4/14/1980 Boston Bruins 6 Pittsburgh Penguins 2 Boston Garden Boston Bruins Win Series 3-2
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/8/1980 Buffalo Sabres 2 Vancouver Canucks 1 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium Buffalo Sabres Lead Series 1-0
2 4/9/1980 Buffalo Sabres 6 Vancouver Canucks 0 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium Buffalo Sabres Lead Series 2-0
3 4/11/1980 Vancouver Canucks 5 Buffalo Sabres 4 Pacific Coliseum Buffalo Sabres Lead Series 2-1
4 4/12/1980 Vancouver Canucks 1 Buffalo Sabres 3 Pacific Coliseum Buffalo Sabres Win Series 3-1
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/8/1980 Chicago Black Hawks 3 St. Louis Blues 2 1 Chicago Stadium Chicago Black Hawks Lead Series 1-0
2 4/9/1980 Chicago Black Hawks 5 St. Louis Blues 1 Chicago Stadium Chicago Black Hawks Lead Series 2-0
3 4/11/1980 St. Louis Blues 1 Chicago Black Hawks 4 St Louis Arena Chicago Black Hawks Sweep Series 3-0
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/8/1980 New York Rangers 2 Atlanta Flames 1 1 Madison Square Garden New York Rangers Lead Series 1-0
2 4/9/1980 New York Rangers 5 Atlanta Flames 1 Madison Square Garden New York Rangers Lead Series 2-0
3 4/11/1980 Atlanta Flames 4 New York Rangers 2 Omni Coliseum New York Rangers Lead Series 2-1
4 4/12/1980 Atlanta Flames 2 New York Rangers 5 Omni Coliseum New York Rangers Win Series 3-1
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/8/1980 Minnesota North Stars 6 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 Met Center Minnesota North Stars Lead Series 1-0
2 4/9/1980 Minnesota North Stars 7 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 Met Center Minnesota North Stars Lead Series 2-0
3 4/11/1980 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 Minnesota North Stars 4 1 Maple Leaf Gardens Minnesota North Stars Sweep Series 3-0
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/8/1980 New York Islanders 8 Los Angeles Kings 1 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum New York Islanders Lead Series 1-0
2 4/9/1980 New York Islanders 3 Los Angeles Kings 6 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Series Tied 1-1
3 4/11/1980 Los Angeles Kings 3 New York Islanders 4 1 Great Western Forum New York Islanders Lead Series 2-1
4 4/12/1980 Los Angeles Kings 0 New York Islanders 6 Great Western Forum New York Islanders Win Series 3-1
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/8/1980 Montreal Canadiens 6 Hartford Whalers 1 Montreal Forum Montreal Canadiens Lead Series 1-0
2 4/9/1980 Montreal Canadiens 8 Hartford Whalers 4 Montreal Forum Montreal Canadiens Lead Series 2-0
3 4/11/1980 Hartford Whalers 3 Montreal Canadiens 4 1 Springfield Civic Center Montreal Canadiens Sweep Series 3-0
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/8/1980 Philadelphia Flyers 4 Edmonton Oilers 3 1 The Spectrum Philadelphia Flyers Lead Series 1-0
2 4/9/1980 Philadelphia Flyers 5 Edmonton Oilers 1 The Spectrum Philadelphia Flyers Lead Series 2-0
3 4/11/1980 Edmonton Oilers 2 Philadelphia Flyers 3 2 Rexall Place Philadelphia Flyers Sweep Series 3-0

Quarterfinals

Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/16/1980 Montreal Canadiens 0 Minnesota North Stars 3 Montreal Forum Minnesota North Stars Lead Series 1-0
2 4/17/1980 Montreal Canadiens 1 Minnesota North Stars 4 Montreal Forum Minnesota North Stars Lead Series 2-0
3 4/19/1980 Minnesota North Stars 0 Montreal Canadiens 5 Met Center Minnesota North Stars Lead Series 2-1
4 4/20/1980 Minnesota North Stars 1 Montreal Canadiens 5 Met Center Series Tied 2-2
5 4/22/1980 Montreal Canadiens 6 Minnesota North Stars 2 Montreal Forum Montreal Canadiens Lead Series 3-2
6 4/24/1980 Minnesota North Stars 5 Montreal Canadiens 2 Met Center Series Tied 3-3
7 4/27/1980 Montreal Canadiens 2 Minnesota North Stars 3 Montreal Forum Minnesota North Stars Win Series 4-3
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/16/1980 Boston Bruins 1 New York Islanders 2 1 Boston Garden New York Islanders Lead Series 1-0
2 4/17/1980 Boston Bruins 4 New York Islanders 5 1 Boston Garden New York Islanders Lead Series 2-0
3 4/19/1980 New York Islanders 5 Boston Bruins 3 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum New York Islanders Lead Series 3-0
4 4/21/1980 New York Islanders 3 Boston Bruins 4 1 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum New York Islanders Lead Series 3-1
5 4/22/1980 Boston Bruins 2 New York Islanders 4 Boston Garden New York Islanders Win Series 4-1
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/16/1980 Philadelphia Flyers 2 New York Rangers 1 The Spectrum Philadelphia Flyers Lead Series 1-0
2 4/17/1980 Philadelphia Flyers 4 New York Rangers 1 The Spectrum Philadelphia Flyers Lead Series 2-0
3 4/19/1980 New York Rangers 0 Philadelphia Flyers 3 Madison Square Garden Philadelphia Flyers Lead Series 3-0
4 4/20/1980 New York Rangers 4 Philadelphia Flyers 3 Madison Square Garden Philadelphia Flyers Lead Series 3-1
5 4/22/1980 Philadelphia Flyers 3 New York Rangers 1 The Spectrum Philadelphia Flyers Win Series 4-1
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/16/1980 Buffalo Sabres 5 Chicago Black Hawks 0 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium Buffalo Sabres Lead Series 1-0
2 4/17/1980 Buffalo Sabres 6 Chicago Black Hawks 4 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium Buffalo Sabres Lead Series 2-0
3 4/19/1980 Chicago Black Hawks 1 Buffalo Sabres 2 Chicago Stadium Buffalo Sabres Lead Series 3-0
4 4/20/1980 Chicago Black Hawks 2 Buffalo Sabres 3 Chicago Stadium Buffalo Sabres Sweep Series 4-0

Semifinals

Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/29/1980 Buffalo Sabres 1 New York Islanders 4 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium New York Islanders Lead Series 1-0
2 5/1/1980 Buffalo Sabres 1 New York Islanders 2 2 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium New York Islanders Lead Series 2-0
3 5/3/1980 New York Islanders 7 Buffalo Sabres 4 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum New York Islanders Lead Series 3-0
4 5/6/1980 New York Islanders 4 Buffalo Sabres 7 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum New York Islanders Lead Series 3-1
5 5/8/1980 Buffalo Sabres 2 New York Islanders 0 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium New York Islanders Lead Series 3-2
6 5/10/1980 New York Islanders 5 Buffalo Sabres 2 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum New York Islanders Win Series 4-2
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/29/1980 Philadelphia Flyers 5 Minnesota North Stars 6 The Spectrum Minnesota North Stars Lead Series 1-0
2 5/1/1980 Philadelphia Flyers 7 Minnesota North Stars 0 The Spectrum Series Tied 1-1
3 5/4/1980 Minnesota North Stars 3 Philadelphia Flyers 5 Met Center Philadelphia Flyers Lead Series 2-1
4 5/6/1980 Minnesota North Stars 2 Philadelphia Flyers 3 Met Center Philadelphia Flyers Lead Series 3-1
5 5/8/1980 Philadelphia Flyers 7 Minnesota North Stars 3 The Spectrum Philadelphia Flyers Win Series 4-1

Stanley Cup Finals

Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 5/13/1980 Philadelphia Flyers 3 New York Islanders 4 1 The Spectrum New York Islanders Lead Series 1-0
2 5/15/1980 Philadelphia Flyers 8 New York Islanders 3 The Spectrum Series Tied 1-1
3 5/17/1980 New York Islanders 6 Philadelphia Flyers 2 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum New York Islanders Lead Series 2-1
4 5/19/1980 New York Islanders 5 Philadelphia Flyers 2 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum New York Islanders Lead Series 3-1
5 5/22/1980 Philadelphia Flyers 6 New York Islanders 3 The Spectrum New York Islanders Lead Series 3-2
6 5/24/1980 New York Islanders 5 Philadelphia Flyers 4 1 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum New York Islanders Win Series 4-2