1980-81 Detroit Red Wings Game-by-Game Results

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 19-43-18 - 56 points
Finishing 5th in the NHL's Norris Division
Coach: Ted Lindsay (3-14-3)
Coach: Wayne Maxner (16-29-15)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
1980-81 Detroit Red Wings Statistics
1980-81 Detroit Red Wings Roster

The Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League ended the 1980-81 season with a record of 19 wins and 43 losses and 18 ties for 56 points, finishing fifth in the NHL's Norris Division. Ted Lindsay and Wayne Maxner coached the team.

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Regular Season Goals For: 252
Regular Season Goals Against: 339

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 10, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 3 at Vancouver Canucks 5 L 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-1-0
October 11, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 1 at Los Angeles Kings 8 L 0-0-0 0-2-0 0-2-0
October 15, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 4 at Toronto Maple Leafs 6 L 0-0-0 0-3-0 0-3-0
October 16, 1980 New York Islanders 6 at Detroit Red Wings 4 L 0-1-0 0-3-0 0-4-0
October 18, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 2 at Hartford Whalers 4 L 0-1-0 0-4-0 0-5-0
October 23, 1980 Colorado Rockies 1 at Detroit Red Wings 5 W 1-1-0 0-4-0 1-5-0
October 25, 1980 New York Rangers 2 at Detroit Red Wings 4 W 2-1-0 0-4-0 2-5-0
October 26, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 6 at New York Rangers 7 L 2-1-0 0-5-0 2-6-0
October 28, 1980 Chicago Black Hawks 2 at Detroit Red Wings 2 T 2-1-1 0-5-0 2-6-1 OT
October 29, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 3 at Hartford Whalers 5 L 2-1-1 0-6-0 2-7-1
November 1, 1980 Buffalo Sabres 4 at Detroit Red Wings 2 L 2-2-1 0-6-0 2-8-1
November 4, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 4 at New York Islanders 6 L 2-2-1 0-7-0 2-9-1
November 6, 1980 Montreal Canadiens 2 at Detroit Red Wings 3 W 3-2-1 0-7-0 3-9-1
November 8, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 3 at Pittsburgh Penguins 5 L 3-2-1 0-8-0 3-10-1
November 11, 1980 Boston Bruins 4 at Detroit Red Wings 4 T 3-2-2 0-8-0 3-10-2 OT
November 12, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 4 at Buffalo Sabres 4 T 3-2-2 0-8-1 3-10-3 OT
November 15, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 2 at Philadelphia Flyers 5 L 3-2-2 0-9-1 3-11-3
November 19, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 1 at Quebec Nordiques 2 L 3-2-2 0-10-1 3-12-3
November 20, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 3 at Montreal Canadiens 7 L 3-2-2 0-11-1 3-13-3
November 22, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 2 at St. Louis Blues 6 L 3-2-2 0-12-1 3-14-3
November 26, 1980 Washington Capitals 7 at Detroit Red Wings 7 T 3-2-3 0-12-1 3-14-4 OT
November 29, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 1 at New York Islanders 5 L 3-2-3 0-13-1 3-15-4
December 2, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 3 at Boston Bruins 5 L 3-2-3 0-14-1 3-16-4
December 4, 1980 Quebec Nordiques 4 at Detroit Red Wings 1 L 3-3-3 0-14-1 3-17-4
December 6, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 2 at Detroit Red Wings 4 W 4-3-3 0-14-1 4-17-4
December 7, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 1 at Minnesota North Stars 1 T 4-3-3 0-14-2 4-17-5 OT
December 11, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 2 at Detroit Red Wings 1 L 4-4-3 0-14-2 4-18-5
December 13, 1980 Chicago Black Hawks 3 at Detroit Red Wings 7 W 5-4-3 0-14-2 5-18-5
December 14, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 5 at Washington Capitals 4 W 5-4-3 1-14-2 6-18-5
December 16, 1980 Edmonton Oilers 3 at Detroit Red Wings 4 W 6-4-3 1-14-2 7-18-5
December 18, 1980 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 at Detroit Red Wings 5 W 7-4-3 1-14-2 8-18-5
December 20, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 3 at Colorado Rockies 3 T 7-4-3 1-14-3 8-18-6 OT
December 23, 1980 Minnesota North Stars 6 at Detroit Red Wings 2 L 7-5-3 1-14-3 8-19-6
December 27, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 4 at Edmonton Oilers 4 T 7-5-3 1-14-4 8-19-7 OT
December 28, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 4 at Winnipeg Jets 3 W 7-5-3 2-14-4 9-19-7
December 31, 1980 Pittsburgh Penguins 1 at Detroit Red Wings 3 W 8-5-3 2-14-4 10-19-7
January 2, 1981 Vancouver Canucks 2 at Detroit Red Wings 2 T 8-5-4 2-14-4 10-19-8 OT
January 3, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 4 at Pittsburgh Penguins 6 L 8-5-4 2-15-4 10-20-8
January 6, 1981 Montreal Canadiens 6 at Detroit Red Wings 2 L 8-6-4 2-15-4 10-21-8
January 8, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 4 at Boston Bruins 7 L 8-6-4 2-16-4 10-22-8
January 10, 1981 Calgary Flames 1 at Detroit Red Wings 4 W 9-6-4 2-16-4 11-22-8
January 13, 1981 Boston Bruins 3 at Detroit Red Wings 3 T 9-6-5 2-16-4 11-22-9 OT
January 15, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 0 at Calgary Flames 10 L 9-6-5 2-17-4 11-23-9
January 16, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 1 at Vancouver Canucks 3 L 9-6-5 2-18-4 11-24-9
January 20, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 4 at Los Angeles Kings 11 L 9-6-5 2-19-4 11-25-9
January 22, 1981 New York Islanders 3 at Detroit Red Wings 0 L 9-7-5 2-19-4 11-26-9
January 24, 1981 Colorado Rockies 2 at Detroit Red Wings 6 W 10-7-5 2-19-4 12-26-9
January 26, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 4 at Toronto Maple Leafs 2 W 10-7-5 3-19-4 13-26-9
January 28, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 2 at Quebec Nordiques 2 T 10-7-5 3-19-5 13-26-10 OT
January 29, 1981 Minnesota North Stars 3 at Detroit Red Wings 3 T 10-7-6 3-19-5 13-26-11 OT
February 1, 1981 St. Louis Blues 4 at Detroit Red Wings 1 L 10-8-6 3-19-5 13-27-11
February 3, 1981 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 at Detroit Red Wings 5 W 11-8-6 3-19-5 14-27-11
February 5, 1981 Los Angeles Kings 4 at Detroit Red Wings 6 W 12-8-6 3-19-5 15-27-11
February 6, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 3 at Buffalo Sabres 7 L 12-8-6 3-20-5 15-28-11
February 8, 1981 Vancouver Canucks 2 at Detroit Red Wings 3 W 13-8-6 3-20-5 16-28-11
February 12, 1981 Hartford Whalers 2 at Detroit Red Wings 2 T 13-8-7 3-20-5 16-28-12 OT
February 14, 1981 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at Detroit Red Wings 1 L 13-9-7 3-20-5 16-29-12
February 17, 1981 Winnipeg Jets 4 at Detroit Red Wings 6 W 14-9-7 3-20-5 17-29-12
February 19, 1981 New York Rangers 3 at Detroit Red Wings 7 W 15-9-7 3-20-5 18-29-12
February 21, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 1 at Montreal Canadiens 4 L 15-9-7 3-21-5 18-30-12
February 25, 1981 St. Louis Blues 3 at Detroit Red Wings 2 L 15-10-7 3-21-5 18-31-12
February 27, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 2 at Edmonton Oilers 5 L 15-10-7 3-22-5 18-32-12
March 1, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 4 at Winnipeg Jets 4 T 15-10-7 3-22-6 18-32-13 OT
March 4, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 3 at Chicago Black Hawks 3 T 15-10-7 3-22-7 18-32-14 OT
March 8, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 4 at New York Rangers 4 T 15-10-7 3-22-8 18-32-15 OT
March 10, 1981 Hartford Whalers 4 at Detroit Red Wings 4 T 15-10-8 3-22-8 18-32-16 OT
March 12, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 9 L 15-10-8 3-23-8 18-33-16
March 14, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 3 at St. Louis Blues 5 L 15-10-8 3-24-8 18-34-16
March 17, 1981 Quebec Nordiques 4 at Detroit Red Wings 3 L 15-11-8 3-24-8 18-35-16
March 19, 1981 Calgary Flames 6 at Detroit Red Wings 3 L 15-12-8 3-24-8 18-36-16
March 21, 1981 Winnipeg Jets 4 at Detroit Red Wings 5 W 16-12-8 3-24-8 19-36-16
March 22, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 3 at Minnesota North Stars 9 L 16-12-8 3-25-8 19-37-16
March 24, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 4 at Colorado Rockies 7 L 16-12-8 3-26-8 19-38-16
March 26, 1981 Washington Capitals 2 at Detroit Red Wings 0 L 16-13-8 3-26-8 19-39-16
March 28, 1981 Edmonton Oilers 4 at Detroit Red Wings 2 L 16-14-8 3-26-8 19-40-16
March 29, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 3 at Chicago Black Hawks 4 L 16-14-8 3-27-8 19-41-16
March 31, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 5 at Calgary Flames 5 T 16-14-8 3-27-9 19-41-17 OT
April 2, 1981 Pittsburgh Penguins 1 at Detroit Red Wings 1 T 16-14-9 3-27-9 19-41-18 OT
April 4, 1981 Buffalo Sabres 5 at Detroit Red Wings 4 L 16-15-9 3-27-9 19-42-18
April 5, 1981 Detroit Red Wings 2 at Washington Capitals 7 L 16-15-9 3-28-9 19-43-18