1979-80 New York Rangers Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 38-32-10 - 86 points
Finishing 3rd in the NHL's Patrick Division
Postseason: 4-5
Lost NHL quarter-finals
Preliminary - Defeated Atlanta Flames 3-1
Quarter-Finals - Lost to Philadelphia Flyers 4-1
Coach: Fred Shero (38-32-10)
Location: New York, New York
1979-80 New York Rangers Roster
1979-80 New York Rangers Results

The New York Rangers of the National Hockey League ended the 1979-80 season with a record of 38 wins and 32 losses and 10 ties for 86 points, finishing third in the NHL's Patrick Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 4-5.

The Rangers netted 308 goals and surrendered 284. Phil Esposito scored 34 goals for New York, while Anders Hedberg tallied 30 or more also. Don Maloney contributed 48 assists. John Davidson topped the squad with 20 wins and a team-best 3.17 goals against average, pacing goaltenders with enough qualifying appearances.

Fred Shero coached the team. The 1979-80 New York Rangers lost in the NHL quarter-finals.

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Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Phil EspositoC8034447873-13130005224513.9
Don MaloneyL7925487397-1560103212320.3
Anders HedbergR80323971211370004024113.3
Steve VickersL75293362382012000219829.6
Barry BeckD6114455998165000421509.3
Ron GreschnerD76213758103-1160103118711.2
Ulf NilssonC5014445820155000117219.4
Ron DuguayC7328225037-630302015418.2
Don MurdochR5623194216-1150102114316.1
Dave MaloneyD771225371861030000010211.8
Walt TkaczukC7612253736194020201289.4
Eddie JohnstoneR7814213560300003012111.6
Mario MaroisD798233114201000101585.1
Dean TalafousR551020302614000006914.5
Carol VadnaisD6632023118-1100010823.7
Warren MillerR55761317-60000305113.7
Claude LaroseL2547112-5000000508.0
Doug SullimanR314711201000002615.4
Tim BothwellD45461020-30000203710.8
Mike McEwenD917883100000166.3
Jocelyn GuevremontD202576-12200000414.9
Pat ConacherL170554-10000000150.0
Lucien DeBloisF63147-10000001618.8
Pat HickeyL722410-1000000540.0
Cam ConnorR12033373000000100.0
Ray MarkhamR1411221-3000000616.7
Frank BeatonL2311243-5000000195.3
John DavidsonG41022200000000
Ed HospodarD2001176-200000090.0
Dave SilkR20000100000040.0
Bill LocheadF70004-500000030.0
Doug SoetaertG8000000000000
Andre DoreD20000-10000000
Steve BakerG27000200000000
Wayne ThomasG12000000000000
Jim MayerD40000100000020.0
Totals14483085198271332-6790803810238312.9


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
John Davidson41230620154321223.170
Steve Baker27139198611793.410
Doug Soetaert843552000334.550
Wayne Thomas1266847020443.950
Totals884800383210632783.480

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Phil EspositoC933680100010
Don MaloneyL9044100000000
Anders HedbergR932570000010
Steve VickersL922440000010
Barry BeckD914560100000
Ron GreschnerD9066100000000
Ulf NilssonC906620000000
Ron DuguayC9527110200000
Dave MaloneyD821380001000
Walt TkaczukC701120000000
Eddie JohnstoneR9011250000000
Mario MaroisD902280000000
Dean TalafousR512390100000
Carol VadnaisD912360000000
Warren MillerR610100000000
Tim BothwellD900080000000
Pat ConacherL301120000000
Cam ConnorR200020000000
Ray MarkhamR7101240000000
John DavidsonG900000000000
Ed HospodarD7101420000010
Totals1622139601940501040

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
John Davidson954145010212.330
Totals954145010212.330


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