1980-81 Pittsburgh Penguins Game-by-Game Results

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 30-37-13 - 73 points
Finishing 3rd in the NHL's Norris Division
Postseason: 2-3
Lost NHL preliminary round
Preliminary - Lost to St. Louis Blues 3-2
Coach: Eddie Johnston (30-37-13)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1980-81 Pittsburgh Penguins Statistics
1980-81 Pittsburgh Penguins Roster

The Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League ended the 1980-81 season with a record of 30 wins and 37 losses and 13 ties for 73 points, finishing third in the NHL's Norris Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-3. Eddie Johnston coached the team. The 1980-81 Pittsburgh Penguins lost in the NHL preliminary round.

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Regular Season Goals For: 302
Regular Season Goals Against: 345

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