1980-81 Washington Capitals Game-by-Game Results

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 26-36-18 - 70 points
Finishing 5th in the NHL's Patrick Division
Coach: Gary Green (26-36-18)
Location: Landover, Maryland
1980-81 Washington Capitals Statistics
1980-81 Washington Capitals Roster

The Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League ended the 1980-81 season with a record of 26 wins and 36 losses and 18 ties for 70 points, finishing fifth in the NHL's Patrick Division. Gary Green coached the team.

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Regular Season Goals For: 286
Regular Season Goals Against: 317

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