1979-80 Minnesota North Stars Game-by-Game Results

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 36-28-16 - 88 points
Finishing 3rd in the NHL's Adams Division
Postseason: 8-7
Lost NHL semi-finals
Preliminary - Defeated Toronto Maple Leafs 3-0
Quarter-Finals - Defeated Montreal Canadiens 4-3
Semi-Finals - Lost to Philadelphia Flyers 4-1
Coach: Glen Sonmor (36-28-16)
Location: Bloomington, Minnesota
1979-80 Minnesota North Stars Statistics
1979-80 Minnesota North Stars Roster

The Minnesota North Stars of the National Hockey League ended the 1979-80 season with a record of 36 wins and 28 losses and 16 ties for 88 points, finishing third in the NHL's Adams Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 8-7. Glen Sonmor coached the team. The 1979-80 Minnesota North Stars lost in the NHL semi-finals.

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Regular Season Goals For: 311
Regular Season Goals Against: 253

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