1980-81 Minnesota North Stars Roster

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 35-28-17 - 87 points
Finishing 3rd in the NHL's Adams Division
Postseason: 12-7
Lost Stanley Cup finals
Preliminary - Defeated Boston Bruins 3-0
Quarter-Finals - Defeated Buffalo Sabres 4-1
Semi-Finals - Defeated Calgary Flames 4-2
Stanley Cup Finals - Lost to New York Islanders 4-1
Coach: Glen Sonmor (35-28-17)
Location: Bloomington, Minnesota
1980-81 Minnesota North Stars Statistics
1980-81 Minnesota North Stars Results

The Minnesota North Stars of the National Hockey League ended the 1980-81 season with a record of 35 wins and 28 losses and 17 ties for 87 points, finishing third in the NHL's Adams Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 12-7. Glen Sonmor coached the team. The 1980-81 Minnesota North Stars lost in the Stanley Cup finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Kent-Erik AnderssonRMay 24, 19516'2"185ROrebro, Sweden
Fred BarrettDJanuary 26, 19505'11"195LOttawa, ON Canada
Don BeaupreGSeptember 19, 19615'10"172LKitchener, ON Canada
Neal BrotenCNovember 29, 19595'9"175LRoseau, MN USA
Murray BrumwellDMarch 31, 19606'2"190LCalgary, AB Canada
Jack CarlsonLAugust 23, 19546'3"205LVirginia, MN USA
Steve ChristoffCJanuary 23, 19586'1"180RRichfield, MN USA
Dino CiccarelliRFebruary 8, 19605'10"185RSarnia, ON Canada
Joe ContiniCJanuary 29, 19575'10"178LGuelph, ON Canada
Jim DobsonFFebruary 29, 19606'1"195RWinnipeg, MB Canada
Mike EavesCJune 10, 19565'10"180RDenver, CO USA
Mike FidlerLAugust 19, 19565'11"195LEverett, MA USA
Rob FlockhartRFebruary 6, 19566'0"185LSicamous, BC Canada
Jon FontasCApril 16, 19555'10"185RArlington, MA USA
Ron FriestLNovember 4, 19585'11"185LWindsor, ON Canada
Curt GilesDNovember 30, 19585'8"175LThe Pas, MB Canada
Craig HartsburgDJune 29, 19596'1"200LStratford, ON Canada
Don JacksonDSeptember 2, 19566'3"210LMinneapolis, MN USA
Al MacAdamRMarch 16, 19526'0"180LCharlottetown, PE Canada
Brad MaxwellDJuly 8, 19576'2"195RBrandon, MB Canada
Kevin MaxwellCMarch 30, 19605'9"165REdmonton, AB Canada
Tom McCarthyLJuly 31, 19606'2"200LToronto, ON Canada
Roger MelinLApril 25, 19566'4"195LEnkoping, Sweden
Gilles MelocheGJuly 12, 19505'9"185LMontreal, QC Canada
Brad PalmerLSeptember 14, 19616'0"185LDuncan, BC Canada
Steve PayneLAugust 16, 19586'2"210LToronto, ON Canada
Mike PolichCDecember 19, 19525'8"170LHibbing, MN USA
Gordie RobertsDOctober 2, 19576'1"195LDetroit, MI USA
Gary SargentDFebruary 8, 19545'10"210LRed Lake, MN USA
Glen SharpleyCSeptember 6, 19566'0"190RYork, ON Canada
Paul ShmyrDJanuary 28, 19465'11"170LCudworth, SK Canada
Bobby SmithCFebruary 12, 19586'4"210LNorth Sydney, NS Canada
Greg SmithDJuly 8, 19556'0"195LPonoka, AB Canada
Ken SolheimLMarch 27, 19616'3"210LHythe, AB Canada
Tim YoungCFebruary 22, 19556'1"190RScarborough, ON Canada
Tom YounghansRJanuary 22, 19535'11"175RSt. Paul, MN USA
Ron ZanussiRAugust 31, 19565'11"180RToronto, ON Canada