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79-80WasCap
1979–80 Washington Capitals · NHL
Division 5th Patrick
1979–80 record 27–40–13
Goals for 261
Goals against 293
Coach Danny Belisle,
Gary Green
Captain Ryan Walter
Team leaders

OffseasonEdit

Regular seasonEdit

Final standingsEdit

Patrick Division
  GP W L T GF GA PTS
Philadelphia Flyers 80 48 12 20 327 254 116
New York Islanders 80 39 28 13 281 247 91
New York Rangers 80 38 32 10 308 284 86
Atlanta Flames 80 35 32 13 282 269 83
Washington Capitals 80 27 40 13 261 293 67

Game logEdit

No. R Date Score Opponent Record
1LOctober 11, 19793–6 @ Buffalo Sabres (1979–80) 0–1–0
2LOctober 13, 19792–5 Boston Bruins (1979–80) 0–2–0
3WOctober 14, 19795–3 @ New York Rangers (1979–80) 1–2–0
4WOctober 16, 19798–6 Los Angeles Kings (1979–80) 2–2–0
5LOctober 19, 19793–5 Toronto Maple Leafs (1979–80) 2–3–0
6LOctober 20, 19791–5 @ Pittsburgh Penguins (1979–80) 2–4–0
7LOctober 24, 19793–5 @ Los Angeles Kings (1979–80) 2–5–0
8LOctober 27, 19793–5 @ Vancouver Canucks (1979–80) 2–6–0
9WOctober 28, 19796–4 @ Edmonton Oilers (1979–80) 3–6–0
10TOctober 30, 19792–2 Montreal Canadiens (1979–80) 3–6–1
11TNovember 2, 19791–1 @ Winnipeg Jets (1979–80) 3–6–2
12LNovember 3, 19791–7 @ Minnesota North Stars (1979–80) 3–7–2
13LNovember 5, 19790–2 @ Montreal Canadiens (1979–80) 3–8–2
14WNovember 7, 19796–3 Winnipeg Jets (1979–80) 4–8–2
15LNovember 10, 19793–5 Buffalo Sabres (1979–80) 4–9–2
16LNovember 13, 19793–5 Edmonton Oilers (1979–80) 4–10–2
17LNovember 15, 19792–3 @ Boston Bruins (1979–80) 4–11–2
18LNovember 16, 19792–4 Detroit Red Wings (1979–80) 4–12–2
19LNovember 18, 19792–4 Atlanta Flames (1979–80) 4–13–2
20TNovember 20, 19793–3 @ Colorado Rockies (1979–80) 4–13–3
21LNovember 21, 19790–4 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1979–80) 4–14–3
22LNovember 24, 19791–6 Buffalo Sabres (1979–80) 4–15–3
23TNovember 25, 19792–2 @ Quebec Nordiques (1979–80) 4–15–4
24LNovember 28, 19792–4 Toronto Maple Leafs (1979–80) 4–16–4
25WDecember 1, 19797–2 Quebec Nordiques (1979–80) 5–16–4
26LDecember 2, 19790–2 @ Buffalo Sabres (1979–80) 5–17–4
27TDecember 4, 19793–3 Hartford Whalers (1979–80) 5–17–5
28LDecember 7, 19793–5 Pittsburgh Penguins (1979–80) 5–18–5
29LDecember 8, 19791–5 @ St. Louis Blues (1979–80) 5–19–5
30LDecember 12, 19794–5 Minnesota North Stars (1979–80) 5–20–5
31WDecember 15, 19795–4 New York Rangers (1979–80) 6–20–5
32LDecember 19, 19794–5 @ Hartford Whalers (1979–80) 6–21–5
33WDecember 21, 19792–1 Vancouver Canucks (1979–80) 7–21–5
34LDecember 22, 19791–2 @ New York Islanders (1979–80) 7–22–5
35WDecember 26, 19798–2 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1979–80) 8–22–5
36WDecember 28, 19796–2 Chicago Black Hawks (1979–80) 9–22–5
37LDecember 30, 19792–5 @ New York Rangers (1979–80) 9–23–5
38WJanuary 4, 19806–3 @ Hartford Whalers (1979–80) 10–23–5
39TJanuary 5, 19802–2 @ Minnesota North Stars (1979–80) 10–23–6
40WJanuary 11, 19807–4 Vancouver Canucks (1979–80) 11–23–6
41LJanuary 12, 19802–5 @ New York Islanders (1979–80) 11–24–6
42LJanuary 15, 19804–7 @ Philadelphia Flyers (1979–80) 11–25–6
43LJanuary 16, 19802–5 Edmonton Oilers (1979–80) 11–26–6
44TJanuary 19, 19804–4 Philadelphia Flyers (1979–80) 11–26–7
45LJanuary 20, 19802–3 @ Quebec Nordiques (1979–80) 11–27–7
46WJanuary 22, 19805–4 Winnipeg Jets (1979–80) 12–27–7
47TJanuary 26, 19801–1 Quebec Nordiques (1979–80) 12–27–8
48WJanuary 27, 19807–1 New York Islanders (1979–80) 13–27–8
49LJanuary 30, 19802–5 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1979–80) 13–28–8
50LFebruary 1, 19802–4 @ Atlanta Flames (1979–80) 13–29–8
51LFebruary 2, 19803–6 New York Rangers (1979–80) 13–30–8
52TFebruary 6, 19802–2 @ Detroit Red Wings (1979–80) 13–30–9
53WFebruary 8, 19806–3 @ Winnipeg Jets (1979–80) 14–30–9
54WFebruary 12, 19805–2 @ Los Angeles Kings (1979–80) 15–30–9
55LFebruary 15, 19802–8 @ Edmonton Oilers (1979–80) 15–31–9
56WFebruary 16, 19805–3 @ Vancouver Canucks (1979–80) 16–31–9
57WFebruary 19, 19803–1 Montreal Canadiens (1979–80) 17–31–9
58LFebruary 21, 19800–3 @ Atlanta Flames (1979–80) 17–32–9
59WFebruary 23, 19806–2 Chicago Black Hawks (1979–80) 18–32–9
60TFebruary 24, 19801–1 @ Colorado Rockies (1979–80) 18–32–10
61WFebruary 26, 19805–3 Los Angeles Kings (1979–80) 19–32–10
62LFebruary 28, 19801–4 @ Detroit Red Wings (1979–80) 19–33–10
63LMarch 1, 19803–6 @ Montreal Canadiens (1979–80) 19–34–10
64LMarch 2, 19801–3 Colorado Rockies (1979–80) 19–35–10
65WMarch 5, 19807–5 St. Louis Blues (1979–80) 20–35–10
66WMarch 8, 19809–5 Hartford Whalers (1979–80) 21–35–10
67WMarch 9, 19803–1 New York Islanders (1979–80) 22–35–10
68WMarch 12, 19806–4 Boston Bruins (1979–80) 23–35–10
69WMarch 15, 19805–2 Detroit Red Wings (1979–80) 24–35–10
70TMarch 16, 19803–3 @ Boston Bruins (1979–80) 24–35–11
71WMarch 18, 19804–1 Colorado Rockies (1979–80) 25–35–11
72LMarch 21, 19803–4 Minnesota North Stars (1979–80) 25–36–11
73LMarch 22, 19802–6 @ St. Louis Blues (1979–80) 25–37–11
74LMarch 24, 19801–6 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1979–80) 25–38–11
75WMarch 26, 19804–2 St. Louis Blues (1979–80) 26–38–11
76TMarch 29, 19803–3 Philadelphia Flyers (1979–80) 26–38–12
77LMarch 30, 19800–4 @ Pittsburgh Penguins (1979–80) 26–39–12
78WApril 1, 19806–2 Pittsburgh Penguins (1979–80) 27–39–12
79LApril 3, 19802–4 @ Philadelphia Flyers (1979–80) 27–40–12
80TApril 5, 19804–4 Atlanta Flames (1979–80) 27–40–13

PlayoffsEdit

Player statsEdit

Regular seasonEdit

Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG SHG GWG
Gartner, MikeMike Gartner RW 77 36 32 68 6615403
Walter, RyanRyan Walter C/LW 80 24 42 66 106-11211
Gustafsson, Bengt-AkeBengt-Ake Gustafsson RW 80 22 38 60 17-17613
Picard, RobertRobert Picard D 78 11 43 54 122-21501
Edberg, RolfRolf Edberg C 63 23 23 46 12-5417
Mulvey, PaulPaul Mulvey LW 77 15 19 34 240-8203
Lofthouse, MarkMark Lofthouse RW/C 68 15 18 33 20-9101
Sirois, BobBob Sirois RW 49 15 17 32 18-5412
Charron, GuyGuy Charron C 33 11 20 31 6-2501
Maruk, DennisDennis Maruk C 27 10 17 27 80110
Rowe, TomTom Rowe RW 41 10 17 27 76-9402
Jarvis, WesWes Jarvis C 63 11 15 26 8-3000
Green, RickRick Green D 71 4 20 24 52-10001
Lehtonen, AnteroAntero Lehtonen LW 65 9 12 21 14-4201
Hangsleben, AlAl Hangsleben D 37 10 7 17 451201
Kaszycki, MikeMike Kaszycki C 28 7 10 17 10-5100
Svensson, LeifLeif Svensson D 47 4 11 15 21-10000
Bouchard, PierrePierre Bouchard D 54 5 9 14 16-7000
MacKinnon, PaulPaul MacKinnon D 63 1 11 12 22-1000
Rausse, ErrolErrol Rausse LW 24 6 2 8 04000
Scamurra, PeterPeter Scamurra D 23 3 5 8 6-1100
Lane, GordGord Lane D 19 2 4 6 531000
Polis, GregGreg Polis LW 28 1 5 6 19-6000
Ribble, PatPat Ribble D 19 1 5 6 302000
Labre, YvonYvon Labre D 18 0 5 5 383000
Coulis, TimTim Coulis LW 19 1 2 3 27-6000
Currie, GlenGlen Currie C 32 2 0 2 2-2000
Hextall, DennisDennis Hextall LW 15 1 1 2 49-5000
Cassolato, TonyTony Cassolato RW 9 0 2 2 02000
Stephenson, WayneWayne Stephenson G 56 0 2 2 200000
Tremblay, BrentBrent Tremblay D 9 1 0 1 61000
Boutin, RollieRollie Boutin G 18 0 1 1 60000
Rissling, GaryGary Rissling LW 11 0 1 1 49-6000
Theberge, GregGreg Theberge D 12 0 1 1 0-3000
Clippingdale, SteveSteve Clippingdale LW 3 0 0 0 00000
Girard, BobBob Girard LW 1 0 0 0 00000
Inness, GaryGary Inness G 14 0 0 0 20000
Noel, ClaudeClaude Noel C 7 0 0 0 0-3000
Pocza, HarvieHarvie Pocza LW 1 0 0 0 00000
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T GA GAA SO
Stephenson, WayneWayne Stephenson 3146 56 18 24 10 187 3.57 0
Boutin, RollieRollie Boutin 927 18 7 7 1 54 3.50 0
Inness, GaryGary Inness 727 14 2 9 2 44 3.63 0
Team: 4800 80 27 40 13 285 3.56 0

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Note: GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/- = Plus/Minus; PIM = Penalty Minutes; PPG=Power-play goals; SHG=Short-handed goals; GWG=Game-winning goals
      MIN=Minutes played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T = Ties; GA = Goals Against; GAA = Goals Against Average; SO = Shutouts;

Awards and recordsEdit

TransactionsEdit

RosterEdit

Draft picksEdit

Farm teamsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1979-80 Washington Capitals Statistics - Hockey-Reference.com. hockey-reference.com. Retrieved on 2009-06-02.

External linksEdit


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