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1979-80 Los Angeles Kings Game-by-Game Results

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 30-36-14 - 74 points
Finishing 2nd in the NHL's Norris Division
Postseason: 1-3
Lost NHL preliminary round
Preliminary - Lost to New York Islanders 3-1
Coach: Bob Berry (30-36-14)
Location: Los Angeles, California
1979-80 Los Angeles Kings Statistics
1979-80 Los Angeles Kings Roster

The Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League ended the 1979-80 season with a record of 30 wins and 36 losses and 14 ties for 74 points, finishing second in the NHL's Norris Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-3.

The Kings scored 290 goals and surrendered 313. Charlie Simmer netted 56 goals for Los Angeles, while Marcel Dionne and Dave Taylor tallied 30 or more as well. Marcel Dionne contributed 84 assists. Mario Lessard topped the squad with 18 wins and a team-best 3.91 goals against average, pacing regular goalies.

Bob Berry coached the team. The 1979-80 Los Angeles Kings lost in the NHL preliminary round.

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Regular Season Goals For: 290
Regular Season Goals Against: 313

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 10, 1979 Detroit Red Wings 4 at Los Angeles Kings 4 T 0-0-1 0-0-0 0-0-1 OT
October 13, 1979 St. Louis Blues 3 at Los Angeles Kings 5 W 1-0-1 0-0-0 1-0-1
October 16, 1979 Los Angeles Kings 6 at Washington Capitals 8 L 1-0-1 0-1-0 1-1-1
October 17, 1979 Los Angeles Kings 5 at Pittsburgh Penguins 4 W 1-0-1 1-1-0 2-1-1
October 19, 1979 Los Angeles Kings 3 at Hartford Whalers 6 L 1-0-1 1-2-0 2-2-1
October 20, 1979 Los Angeles Kings 4 at Boston Bruins 5 L 1-0-1 1-3-0 2-3-1
October 23, 1979 Los Angeles Kings 7 at Colorado Rockies 4 W 1-0-1 2-3-0 3-3-1
October 24, 1979 Washington Capitals 3 at Los Angeles Kings 5 W 2-0-1 2-3-0 4-3-1
October 27, 1979 Toronto Maple Leafs 5 at Los Angeles Kings 7 W 3-0-1 2-3-0 5-3-1
October 30, 1979 Boston Bruins 4 at Los Angeles Kings 4 T 3-0-2 2-3-0 5-3-2 OT
November 1, 1979 New York Rangers 2 at Los Angeles Kings 4 W 4-0-2 2-3-0 6-3-2
November 3, 1979 Los Angeles Kings 1 at St. Louis Blues 4 L 4-0-2 2-4-0 6-4-2
November 4, 1979 Los Angeles Kings 5 at Chicago Black Hawks 3 W 4-0-2 3-4-0 7-4-2
November 6, 1979 Los Angeles Kings 1 at New York Islanders 4 L 4-0-2 3-5-0 7-5-2
November 7, 1979 Los Angeles Kings 4 at New York Rangers 8 L 4-0-2 3-6-0 7-6-2
November 10, 1979 Minnesota North Stars 6 at Los Angeles Kings 6 T 4-0-3 3-6-0 7-6-3 OT
November 13, 1979 Colorado Rockies 1 at Los Angeles Kings 4 W 5-0-3 3-6-0 8-6-3
November 15, 1979 Pittsburgh Penguins 3 at Los Angeles Kings 3 T 5-0-4 3-6-0 8-6-4 OT
November 17, 1979 Montreal Canadiens 3 at Los Angeles Kings 1 L 5-1-4 3-6-0 8-7-4
November 20, 1979 Los Angeles Kings 5 at Vancouver Canucks 1 W 5-1-4 4-6-0 9-7-4
November 21, 1979 Philadelphia Flyers 6 at Los Angeles Kings 4 L 5-2-4 4-6-0 9-8-4
November 24, 1979 New York Islanders 4 at Los Angeles Kings 4 T 5-2-5 4-6-0 9-8-5 OT
November 27, 1979 Winnipeg Jets 3 at Los Angeles Kings 5 W 6-2-5 4-6-0 10-8-5
December 1, 1979 Chicago Black Hawks 0 at Los Angeles Kings 7 W 7-2-5 4-6-0 11-8-5
December 4, 1979 Los Angeles Kings 6 at Atlanta Flames 2 W 7-2-5 5-6-0 12-8-5
December 6, 1979 Los Angeles Kings 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 9 L 7-2-5 5-7-0 12-9-5
December 7, 1979 Los Angeles Kings 2 at Montreal Canadiens 5 L 7-2-5 5-8-0 12-10-5
December 9, 1979 Los Angeles Kings 2 at Quebec Nordiques 3 L 7-2-5 5-9-0 12-11-5
December 12, 1979 Hartford Whalers 4 at Los Angeles Kings 7 W 8-2-5 5-9-0 13-11-5
December 15, 1979 Vancouver Canucks 3 at Los Angeles Kings 4 W 9-2-5 5-9-0 14-11-5
December 19, 1979 Los Angeles Kings 4 at Toronto Maple Leafs 4 T 9-2-5 5-9-1 14-11-6 OT
December 20, 1979 Los Angeles Kings 3 at Buffalo Sabres 5 L 9-2-5 5-10-1 14-12-6
December 22, 1979 Edmonton Oilers 3 at Los Angeles Kings 9 W 10-2-5 5-10-1 15-12-6
December 27, 1979 Quebec Nordiques 0 at Los Angeles Kings 3 W 11-2-5 5-10-1 16-12-6
December 29, 1979 Minnesota North Stars 3 at Los Angeles Kings 4 W 12-2-5 5-10-1 17-12-6
January 2, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 4 at Detroit Red Wings 2 W 12-2-5 6-10-1 18-12-6
January 5, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 3 at Edmonton Oilers 3 T 12-2-5 6-10-2 18-12-7 OT
January 6, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 4 at Winnipeg Jets 4 T 12-2-5 6-10-3 18-12-8 OT
January 8, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 3 at St. Louis Blues 6 L 12-2-5 6-11-3 18-13-8
January 9, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 6 at Chicago Black Hawks 1 W 12-2-5 7-11-3 19-13-8
January 12, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 6 at Minnesota North Stars 5 W 12-2-5 8-11-3 20-13-8
January 13, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 3 at Winnipeg Jets 5 L 12-2-5 8-12-3 20-14-8
January 16, 1980 Buffalo Sabres 4 at Los Angeles Kings 2 L 12-3-5 8-12-3 20-15-8
January 19, 1980 Atlanta Flames 4 at Los Angeles Kings 2 L 12-4-5 8-12-3 20-16-8
January 22, 1980 New York Rangers 5 at Los Angeles Kings 4 L 12-5-5 8-12-3 20-17-8
January 24, 1980 Toronto Maple Leafs 4 at Los Angeles Kings 5 W 13-5-5 8-12-3 21-17-8
January 26, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 4 at Minnesota North Stars 4 T 13-5-5 8-12-4 21-17-9 OT
January 27, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 1 at Buffalo Sabres 9 L 13-5-5 8-13-4 21-18-9
January 29, 1980 Winnipeg Jets 7 at Los Angeles Kings 3 L 13-6-5 8-13-4 21-19-9
January 30, 1980 Edmonton Oilers 8 at Los Angeles Kings 1 L 13-7-5 8-13-4 21-20-9
February 2, 1980 Montreal Canadiens 5 at Los Angeles Kings 4 L 13-8-5 8-13-4 21-21-9
February 3, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 3 at Edmonton Oilers 5 L 13-8-5 8-14-4 21-22-9
February 6, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 3 at Hartford Whalers 7 L 13-8-5 8-15-4 21-23-9
February 7, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 1 at New York Islanders 4 L 13-8-5 8-16-4 21-24-9
February 9, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 7 at Toronto Maple Leafs 2 W 13-8-5 9-16-4 22-24-9
February 10, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 2 at Philadelphia Flyers 5 L 13-8-5 9-17-4 22-25-9
February 12, 1980 Washington Capitals 5 at Los Angeles Kings 2 L 13-9-5 9-17-4 22-26-9
February 14, 1980 St. Louis Blues 6 at Los Angeles Kings 4 L 13-10-5 9-17-4 22-27-9
February 16, 1980 New York Islanders 2 at Los Angeles Kings 3 W 14-10-5 9-17-4 23-27-9
February 18, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 4 at Detroit Red Wings 2 W 14-10-5 10-17-4 24-27-9
February 20, 1980 Boston Bruins 0 at Los Angeles Kings 3 W 15-10-5 10-17-4 25-27-9
February 23, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 5 at Los Angeles Kings 1 L 15-11-5 10-17-4 25-28-9
February 26, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 3 at Washington Capitals 5 L 15-11-5 10-18-4 25-29-9
February 27, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 4 at New York Rangers 5 L 15-11-5 10-19-4 25-30-9
March 1, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 0 at Boston Bruins 4 L 15-11-5 10-20-4 25-31-9
March 2, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 4 at Quebec Nordiques 3 W 15-11-5 11-20-4 26-31-9
March 5, 1980 Atlanta Flames 3 at Los Angeles Kings 1 L 15-12-5 11-20-4 26-32-9
March 8, 1980 Chicago Black Hawks 3 at Los Angeles Kings 3 T 15-12-6 11-20-4 26-32-10 OT
March 10, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 3 at Montreal Canadiens 6 L 15-12-6 11-21-4 26-33-10
March 12, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 2 at Pittsburgh Penguins 4 L 15-12-6 11-22-4 26-34-10
March 13, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 2 at Atlanta Flames 2 T 15-12-6 11-22-5 26-34-11 OT
March 15, 1980 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Los Angeles Kings 2 T 15-12-7 11-22-5 26-34-12 OT
March 19, 1980 Detroit Red Wings 3 at Los Angeles Kings 4 W 16-12-7 11-22-5 27-34-12
March 22, 1980 Quebec Nordiques 1 at Los Angeles Kings 4 W 17-12-7 11-22-5 28-34-12
March 25, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 5 at Colorado Rockies 2 W 17-12-7 12-22-5 29-34-12
March 27, 1980 Pittsburgh Penguins 2 at Los Angeles Kings 2 T 17-12-8 12-22-5 29-34-13 OT
March 29, 1980 Hartford Whalers 2 at Los Angeles Kings 2 T 17-12-9 12-22-5 29-34-14 OT
April 1, 1980 Colorado Rockies 3 at Los Angeles Kings 4 W 18-12-9 12-22-5 30-34-14
April 3, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 2 at Vancouver Canucks 4 L 18-12-9 12-23-5 30-35-14
April 5, 1980 Vancouver Canucks 5 at Los Angeles Kings 3 L 18-13-9 12-23-5 30-36-14
April 8, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 1 at New York Islanders 8 L 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-1-0
April 9, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 6 at New York Islanders 3 W 0-0-0 1-1-0 1-1-0
April 11, 1980 New York Islanders 4 at Los Angeles Kings 3 L 0-1-0 1-1-0 1-2-0 OT
April 12, 1980 New York Islanders 6 at Los Angeles Kings 0 L 0-2-0 1-1-0 1-3-0