1979-80 Edmonton Oilers Roster

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 28-39-13 - 69 points
Finishing 4th in the NHL's Smythe Division
Postseason: 0-3
Lost NHL preliminary round
Preliminary - Lost to Philadelphia Flyers 3-0
Coach: Glen Sather (28-39-13)
Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
1979-80 Edmonton Oilers Statistics
1979-80 Edmonton Oilers Results

The Edmonton Oilers of the National Hockey League ended the 1979-80 season with a record of 28 wins and 39 losses and 13 ties for 69 points, finishing fourth in the NHL's Smythe Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-3. Glen Sather coached the team. The 1979-80 Edmonton Oilers lost in the NHL preliminary round.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Ron AreshenkoffCJune 13, 19576'0"175LGrand Forks, BC Canada
Don AshbyCMarch 8, 19556'1"185LKamloops, BC Canada
Bryon BaltimoreDAugust 26, 19526'2"190RWhitehorse, YT Canada
John BednarskiDJuly 4, 19525'10"195LThunder Bay, ON Canada
Wayne BianchinLSeptember 6, 19535'10"180LNanaimo, BC Canada
Brett CallighenLMay 15, 19535'11"182LToronto, ON Canada
Colin CampbellDJanuary 28, 19535'9"190LLondon, ON Canada
Ron CarterRMarch 14, 19586'1"205LMontreal, QC Canada
Ron ChipperfieldCMarch 28, 19545'11"186RBrandon, MB Canada
Cam ConnorRAugust 10, 19546'2"200LWinnipeg, MB Canada
Jim CorsiGJune 19, 19545'10"180LMontreal, QC Canada
Don CuttsGFebruary 24, 19536'3"190LEdmonton, AB Canada
Peter DriscollLOctober 27, 19546'0"190LPowassan, ON Canada
Dave DrydenGSeptember 5, 19416'1"186RHamilton, ON Canada
Bob DupuisGAugust 26, 19525'11"167LNorth Bay, ON Canada
Bill FlettRJuly 21, 19436'1"205RVermillion, AB Canada
Lee FogolinDFebruary 7, 19556'0"200RChicago, IL USA
Mike ForbesDSeptember 20, 19576'2"200RBrampton, ON Canada
Wayne GretzkyCJanuary 26, 19616'0"185LBrantford, ON Canada
Al HamiltonDAugust 20, 19466'1"195RFlin Flon, MB Canada
Jim HarrisonCJuly 9, 19475'11"185RBonnyville, AB Canada
Doug HicksDMay 28, 19556'0"185LCold Lake, AB Canada
Dave HunterLJanuary 1, 19585'11"195LPetrolia, ON Canada
Ron LowGJune 21, 19506'1"205LBirtle, MB Canada
Kevin LoweDApril 15, 19596'2"200LLachute, QC Canada
Dave LumleyRSeptember 1, 19546'0"185RToronto, ON Canada
Blair MacDonaldRNovember 17, 19535'10"180RCornwall, ON Canada
Kari MakkonenRJanuary 20, 19556'0"191RHarjavalta, Finland
Mark MessierCJanuary 18, 19616'1"210LEdmonton, AB Canada
Eddie MioGJanuary 31, 19545'10"180LWindsor, ON Canada
Don MurdochROctober 25, 19565'11"180RCranbrook, BC Canada
Dan NewmanLJanuary 26, 19526'1"195LCottam, ON Canada
Poul PopielDFebruary 28, 19435'10"170LSollested, Denmark
Pat PriceDMarch 24, 19556'2"200LNelson, BC Canada
Bobby SchmautzRMarch 28, 19455'9"172RSaskatoon, SK Canada
Dave SemenkoLJuly 12, 19576'3"200LWinnipeg, MB Canada
Risto SiltanenDOctober 31, 19585'8"180LTampere, Finland
Alex TideyRJanuary 5, 19556'0"182RVancouver, BC Canada
Mike ToalCMarch 23, 19596'0"175RRed Deer, AB Canada
Stan WeirCMarch 17, 19526'1"180LPonoka, AB Canada