1979-80 Philadelphia Flyers Game-by-Game Results

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 48-12-20 - 116 points
Finishing 1st in the NHL's Patrick Division
Postseason: 13-6
Lost Stanley Cup finals
Preliminary - Defeated Edmonton Oilers 3-0
Quarter-Finals - Defeated New York Rangers 4-1
Semi-Finals - Defeated Minnesota North Stars 4-1
Stanley Cup Finals - Lost to New York Islanders 4-2
Coach: Pat Quinn (48-12-20)
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1979-80 Philadelphia Flyers Statistics
1979-80 Philadelphia Flyers Roster

The Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League ended the 1979-80 season with a record of 48 wins and 12 losses and 20 ties for 116 points, finishing first in the NHL's Patrick Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 13-6.

The Flyers netted 327 goals and surrendered 254. Reggie Leach scored 50 goals for Philadelphia, while Paul Holmgren, Brian Propp, Rick MacLeish and Bill Barber each tallied 30 or more also. Bobby Clarke and Ken Linseman each recorded 57 assists. Pete Peeters earned 29 wins in front of the net for the squad, and Phil Myre added 15 or more victories as well. Pete Peeters recorded a 2.73 goals against average, pacing goaltenders with enough qualifying appearances.

Pat Quinn coached the team. The 1979-80 Philadelphia Flyers lost in the Stanley Cup finals.

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Regular Season Goals For: 327
Regular Season Goals Against: 254

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 11, 1979 New York Islanders 2 at Philadelphia Flyers 5 W 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0
October 13, 1979 Philadelphia Flyers 2 at Atlanta Flames 9 L 1-0-0 0-1-0 1-1-0
October 14, 1979 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 at Philadelphia Flyers 4 W 2-0-0 0-1-0 2-1-0
October 18, 1979 Atlanta Flames 2 at Philadelphia Flyers 6 W 3-0-0 0-1-0 3-1-0
October 20, 1979 Philadelphia Flyers 7 at Detroit Red Wings 3 W 3-0-0 1-1-0 4-1-0
October 21, 1979 Montreal Canadiens 6 at Philadelphia Flyers 6 T 3-0-1 1-1-0 4-1-1 OT
October 25, 1979 New York Rangers 2 at Philadelphia Flyers 5 W 4-0-1 1-1-0 5-1-1
October 28, 1979 Detroit Red Wings 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 5 W 5-0-1 1-1-0 6-1-1
November 1, 1979 St. Louis Blues 1 at Philadelphia Flyers 3 W 6-0-1 1-1-0 7-1-1
November 3, 1979 Philadelphia Flyers 5 at Montreal Canadiens 3 W 6-0-1 2-1-0 8-1-1
November 4, 1979 Buffalo Sabres 1 at Philadelphia Flyers 3 W 7-0-1 2-1-0 9-1-1
November 7, 1979 Philadelphia Flyers 4 at Quebec Nordiques 3 W 7-0-1 3-1-0 10-1-1
November 10, 1979 Philadelphia Flyers 5 at New York Islanders 2 W 7-0-1 4-1-0 11-1-1
November 11, 1979 Vancouver Canucks 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 5 W 8-0-1 4-1-0 12-1-1
November 15, 1979 Edmonton Oilers 3 at Philadelphia Flyers 5 W 9-0-1 4-1-0 13-1-1
November 17, 1979 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at St. Louis Blues 3 T 9-0-1 4-1-1 13-1-2 OT
November 21, 1979 Philadelphia Flyers 6 at Los Angeles Kings 4 W 9-0-1 5-1-1 14-1-2
November 23, 1979 Philadelphia Flyers 5 at Vancouver Canucks 2 W 9-0-1 6-1-1 15-1-2
November 24, 1979 Philadelphia Flyers 2 at Edmonton Oilers 2 T 9-0-1 6-1-2 15-1-3 OT
November 27, 1979 Hartford Whalers 2 at Philadelphia Flyers 6 W 10-0-1 6-1-2 16-1-3
November 29, 1979 Minnesota North Stars 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 6 W 11-0-1 6-1-2 17-1-3
December 1, 1979 Philadelphia Flyers 4 at Toronto Maple Leafs 4 T 11-0-1 6-1-3 17-1-4 OT
December 2, 1979 Detroit Red Wings 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 4 T 11-0-2 6-1-3 17-1-5 OT
December 4, 1979 Boston Bruins 2 at Philadelphia Flyers 2 T 11-0-3 6-1-3 17-1-6 OT
December 6, 1979 Los Angeles Kings 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 9 W 12-0-3 6-1-3 18-1-6
December 9, 1979 Chicago Black Hawks 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 4 T 12-0-4 6-1-3 18-1-7 OT
December 13, 1979 Quebec Nordiques 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 6 W 13-0-4 6-1-3 19-1-7
December 15, 1979 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Philadelphia Flyers 3 W 14-0-4 6-1-3 20-1-7
December 16, 1979 Philadelphia Flyers 1 at New York Rangers 1 T 14-0-4 6-1-4 20-1-8 OT
December 20, 1979 Pittsburgh Penguins 1 at Philadelphia Flyers 1 T 14-0-5 6-1-4 20-1-9 OT
December 22, 1979 Philadelphia Flyers 5 at Boston Bruins 2 W 14-0-5 7-1-4 21-1-9
December 23, 1979 Hartford Whalers 2 at Philadelphia Flyers 4 W 15-0-5 7-1-4 22-1-9
December 26, 1979 Philadelphia Flyers 4 at Hartford Whalers 4 T 15-0-5 7-1-5 22-1-10 OT
December 28, 1979 Philadelphia Flyers 5 at Winnipeg Jets 3 W 15-0-5 8-1-5 23-1-10
December 29, 1979 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at Colorado Rockies 2 W 15-0-5 9-1-5 24-1-10
January 4, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 5 at New York Rangers 3 W 15-0-5 10-1-5 25-1-10
January 6, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 4 at Buffalo Sabres 2 W 15-0-5 11-1-5 26-1-10
January 7, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 1 at Minnesota North Stars 7 L 15-0-5 11-2-5 26-2-10
January 10, 1980 Winnipeg Jets 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 5 W 16-0-5 11-2-5 27-2-10
January 12, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at Montreal Canadiens 4 L 16-0-5 11-3-5 27-3-10
January 13, 1980 St. Louis Blues 1 at Philadelphia Flyers 1 T 16-0-6 11-3-5 27-3-11 OT
January 15, 1980 Washington Capitals 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 7 W 17-0-6 11-3-5 28-3-11
January 17, 1980 Chicago Black Hawks 1 at Philadelphia Flyers 5 W 18-0-6 11-3-5 29-3-11
January 19, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 4 at Washington Capitals 4 T 18-0-6 11-3-6 29-3-12 OT
January 22, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at St. Louis Blues 1 W 18-0-6 12-3-6 30-3-12
January 23, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 4 at Chicago Black Hawks 1 W 18-0-6 13-3-6 31-3-12
January 25, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 5 at Winnipeg Jets 4 W 18-0-6 14-3-6 32-3-12
January 27, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 5 at Edmonton Oilers 3 W 18-0-6 15-3-6 33-3-12
January 31, 1980 Minnesota North Stars 2 at Philadelphia Flyers 4 W 19-0-6 15-3-6 34-3-12
February 2, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 4 at Pittsburgh Penguins 0 W 19-0-6 16-3-6 35-3-12
February 3, 1980 Boston Bruins 3 at Philadelphia Flyers 3 T 19-0-7 16-3-6 35-3-13 OT
February 7, 1980 Vancouver Canucks 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 1 L 19-1-7 16-3-6 35-4-13
February 9, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 6 at Detroit Red Wings 5 W 19-1-7 17-3-6 36-4-13
February 10, 1980 Los Angeles Kings 2 at Philadelphia Flyers 5 W 20-1-7 17-3-6 37-4-13
February 14, 1980 Winnipeg Jets 1 at Philadelphia Flyers 5 W 21-1-7 17-3-6 38-4-13
February 17, 1980 Pittsburgh Penguins 5 at Philadelphia Flyers 6 W 22-1-7 17-3-6 39-4-13
February 19, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 6 at Colorado Rockies 8 L 22-1-7 17-4-6 39-5-13
February 22, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 7 at Vancouver Canucks 3 W 22-1-7 18-4-6 40-5-13
February 23, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 5 at Los Angeles Kings 1 W 22-1-7 19-4-6 41-5-13
February 27, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 1 at Buffalo Sabres 1 T 22-1-7 19-4-7 41-5-14 OT
March 1, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at Toronto Maple Leafs 3 T 22-1-7 19-4-8 41-5-15 OT
March 2, 1980 Montreal Canadiens 5 at Philadelphia Flyers 1 L 22-2-7 19-4-8 41-6-15
March 4, 1980 Colorado Rockies 1 at Philadelphia Flyers 4 W 23-2-7 19-4-8 42-6-15
March 6, 1980 New York Islanders 5 at Philadelphia Flyers 2 L 23-3-7 19-4-8 42-7-15
March 8, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 6 at Minnesota North Stars 2 W 23-3-7 20-4-8 43-7-15
March 9, 1980 Edmonton Oilers 3 at Philadelphia Flyers 5 W 24-3-7 20-4-8 44-7-15
March 11, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 4 at Pittsburgh Penguins 3 W 24-3-7 21-4-8 45-7-15
March 12, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 6 at Chicago Black Hawks 6 T 24-3-7 21-4-9 45-7-16 OT
March 15, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at Atlanta Flames 4 L 24-3-7 21-5-9 45-8-16
March 16, 1980 Colorado Rockies 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 4 T 24-3-8 21-5-9 45-8-17 OT
March 20, 1980 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 at Philadelphia Flyers 0 L 24-4-8 21-5-9 45-9-17
March 21, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 5 at Hartford Whalers 5 T 24-4-8 21-5-10 45-9-18 OT
March 23, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 2 at Boston Bruins 7 L 24-4-8 21-6-10 45-10-18
March 25, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 2 at New York Islanders 5 L 24-4-8 21-7-10 45-11-18
March 27, 1980 Quebec Nordiques 2 at Philadelphia Flyers 5 W 25-4-8 21-7-10 46-11-18
March 29, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at Washington Capitals 3 T 25-4-8 21-7-11 46-11-19 OT
March 30, 1980 Atlanta Flames 2 at Philadelphia Flyers 4 W 26-4-8 21-7-11 47-11-19
April 1, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at Quebec Nordiques 3 T 26-4-8 21-7-12 47-11-20 OT
April 3, 1980 Washington Capitals 2 at Philadelphia Flyers 4 W 27-4-8 21-7-12 48-11-20
April 6, 1980 New York Rangers 8 at Philadelphia Flyers 3 L 27-5-8 21-7-12 48-12-20
April 8, 1980 Edmonton Oilers 3 at Philadelphia Flyers 4 W 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 OT
April 9, 1980 Edmonton Oilers 1 at Philadelphia Flyers 5 W 2-0-0 0-0-0 2-0-0
April 11, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at Edmonton Oilers 2 W 2-0-0 1-0-0 3-0-0 2OT
April 16, 1980 New York Rangers 1 at Philadelphia Flyers 2 W 3-0-0 1-0-0 4-0-0
April 17, 1980 New York Rangers 1 at Philadelphia Flyers 4 W 4-0-0 1-0-0 5-0-0
April 19, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at New York Rangers 0 W 4-0-0 2-0-0 6-0-0
April 20, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 2 at New York Rangers 4 L 4-0-0 2-1-0 6-1-0
April 22, 1980 New York Rangers 1 at Philadelphia Flyers 3 W 5-0-0 2-1-0 7-1-0
April 29, 1980 Minnesota North Stars 6 at Philadelphia Flyers 5 L 5-1-0 2-1-0 7-2-0
May 1, 1980 Minnesota North Stars 0 at Philadelphia Flyers 7 W 6-1-0 2-1-0 8-2-0
May 4, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 5 at Minnesota North Stars 3 W 6-1-0 3-1-0 9-2-0
May 6, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at Minnesota North Stars 2 W 6-1-0 4-1-0 10-2-0
May 8, 1980 Minnesota North Stars 3 at Philadelphia Flyers 7 W 7-1-0 4-1-0 11-2-0
May 13, 1980 New York Islanders 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 3 L 7-2-0 4-1-0 11-3-0 OT
May 15, 1980 New York Islanders 3 at Philadelphia Flyers 8 W 8-2-0 4-1-0 12-3-0
May 17, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 2 at New York Islanders 6 L 8-2-0 4-2-0 12-4-0
May 19, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 2 at New York Islanders 5 L 8-2-0 4-3-0 12-5-0
May 22, 1980 New York Islanders 3 at Philadelphia Flyers 6 W 9-2-0 4-3-0 13-5-0
May 24, 1980 Philadelphia Flyers 4 at New York Islanders 5 L 9-2-0 4-4-0 13-6-0 OT


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