1980-1981 Edmonton Oilers

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29-35-16 Lost Conf Semi
Record Outcome

1980-81 Edmonton Oilers

What was the record of the 1980-81 Edmonton Oilers?

The Edmonton Oilers finished the regular season with a 29-35-16 record. They went 17-13-10 at home and 12-22-6 on the road. Including the playoffs, the Edmonton Oilers went 34-39-16. Their final game was a loss in the Conference Semi-Finals to the New York Islanders.

What division did the 1980-81 Edmonton Oilers play in?

The 1980-81 Edmonton Oilers played in the Smythe Division of the Clarence Campbell Conference.

What was the 1980-81 Edmonton Oilers record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1980-81 Edmonton Oilers had their best month in January, when they went 8-4-2 and had a 64.3% win percentage. Their worst month was December, when they went 2-9-1 and had a 20.8% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Goal Differential
October '80 2-4-3 38.9% -4
November '80 4-8-2 35.7% -7
December '80 2-9-1 20.8% -16
January '81 8-4-2 64.3% +14
February '81 5-7-2 42.9% +1
March '81 6-3-5 60.7% +3
April '81 2-0-1 83.3% +10

Did the 1980-81 Edmonton Oilers make the Playoffs?

Yes, the Edmonton Oilers made the Playoffs in 1981. They won their first series against the Montreal Canadiens in the First Round. They eventually lost against the New York Islanders in the Conference Semi-Finals.

How did the 1980-81 Edmonton Oilers perform in overtime games?

The 1980-81 Edmonton Oilers did not play any overtime games in the regular season.

How did the 1980-81 Edmonton Oilers perform in overtime games in the playoffs?

In the playoffs, the 1980-81 Edmonton Oilers went 0-1 in overtime games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1980-81 Edmonton Oilers?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1980-81 Edmonton Oilers was a 3 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1980-81 Edmonton Oilers?

The longest losing streak that the Edmonton Oilers had during the 1980-81 regular season was 5 games, which happened once during the season.

1980-81 Edmonton Oilers Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Fri, Oct 10, 1980 vs Quebec Nordiques Loss 4 - 7
Sun, Oct 12, 1980 vs Colorado Rockies Loss 2 - 3
Wed, Oct 15, 1980 @ Buffalo Sabres Loss 0 - 2
Sat, Oct 18, 1980 @ New York Islanders Tie 5 - 5
Sun, Oct 19, 1980 @ New York Rangers Win 4 - 2
Wed, Oct 22, 1980 vs Calgary Flames Win 5 - 3
Fri, Oct 24, 1980 vs Minnesota North Stars Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Oct 26, 1980 vs Los Angeles Kings Tie 4 - 4
Wed, Oct 29, 1980 vs Toronto Maple Leafs Tie 4 - 4
Sat, Nov 1, 1980 vs Washington Capitals Tie 2 - 2
Mon, Nov 3, 1980 vs Pittsburgh Penguins Tie 4 - 4
Wed, Nov 5, 1980 @ Vancouver Canucks Loss 3 - 4
Fri, Nov 7, 1980 @ Winnipeg Jets Win 4 - 2
Sun, Nov 9, 1980 vs St. Louis Blues Loss 4 - 6
Thu, Nov 13, 1980 @ Philadelphia Flyers Loss 1 - 8
Sat, Nov 15, 1980 @ Toronto Maple Leafs Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Nov 16, 1980 @ Chicago Black Hawks Win 5 - 4
Wed, Nov 19, 1980 vs Vancouver Canucks Loss 4 - 6
Sun, Nov 23, 1980 vs Buffalo Sabres Win 6 - 3
Tue, Nov 25, 1980 @ Colorado Rockies Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Nov 26, 1980 vs Chicago Black Hawks Win 10 - 3
Fri, Nov 28, 1980 @ Hartford Whalers Loss 4 - 6
Sat, Nov 29, 1980 @ Boston Bruins Loss 3 - 6
Fri, Dec 5, 1980 vs New York Rangers Loss 1 - 5
Sun, Dec 7, 1980 vs Hartford Whalers Win 6 - 4
Wed, Dec 10, 1980 vs New York Islanders Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Dec 13, 1980 @ Montreal Canadiens Loss 1 - 4
Sun, Dec 14, 1980 @ Quebec Nordiques Loss 5 - 6
Tue, Dec 16, 1980 @ Detroit Red Wings Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Dec 17, 1980 @ Washington Capitals Loss 2 - 5
Sat, Dec 20, 1980 vs Montreal Canadiens Win 4 - 3
Tue, Dec 23, 1980 @ Los Angeles Kings Loss 4 - 7
Sat, Dec 27, 1980 vs Detroit Red Wings Tie 4 - 4
Sun, Dec 28, 1980 vs Philadelphia Flyers Loss 1 - 2
Tue, Dec 30, 1980 @ Calgary Flames Loss 3 - 5
Fri, Jan 2, 1981 vs Boston Bruins Win 7 - 5
Sat, Jan 3, 1981 vs Toronto Maple Leafs Win 4 - 1
Wed, Jan 7, 1981 vs Washington Capitals Win 6 - 3
Fri, Jan 9, 1981 vs Hartford Whalers Tie 6 - 6
Sun, Jan 11, 1981 @ Quebec Nordiques Win 6 - 3
Mon, Jan 12, 1981 @ Montreal Canadiens Loss 0 - 5
Wed, Jan 14, 1981 @ Toronto Maple Leafs Win 7 - 4
Fri, Jan 16, 1981 @ Buffalo Sabres Tie 5 - 5
Sat, Jan 17, 1981 @ St. Louis Blues Loss 6 - 7
Wed, Jan 21, 1981 vs Vancouver Canucks Win 5 - 1
Fri, Jan 23, 1981 vs New York Rangers Loss 4 - 7
Sat, Jan 24, 1981 @ Minnesota North Stars Loss 1 - 6
Wed, Jan 28, 1981 vs Montreal Canadiens Win 9 - 1
Fri, Jan 30, 1981 vs Chicago Black Hawks Win 4 - 2
Sun, Feb 1, 1981 @ Washington Capitals Loss 4 - 7
Tue, Feb 3, 1981 @ St. Louis Blues Tie 3 - 3
Wed, Feb 4, 1981 @ Chicago Black Hawks Loss 3 - 6
Fri, Feb 6, 1981 vs Winnipeg Jets Win 10 - 4
Sun, Feb 8, 1981 vs Calgary Flames Loss 4 - 10
Fri, Feb 13, 1981 vs Quebec Nordiques Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Feb 15, 1981 vs Buffalo Sabres Tie 2 - 2
Wed, Feb 18, 1981 vs St. Louis Blues Win 9 - 2
Fri, Feb 20, 1981 vs Boston Bruins Loss 1 - 5
Sat, Feb 21, 1981 @ Winnipeg Jets Win 5 - 1
Tue, Feb 24, 1981 @ Los Angeles Kings Loss 2 - 5
Wed, Feb 25, 1981 vs Philadelphia Flyers Win 6 - 2
Fri, Feb 27, 1981 vs Detroit Red Wings Win 5 - 2
Sat, Feb 28, 1981 @ Colorado Rockies Loss 1 - 3
Tue, Mar 3, 1981 @ New York Islanders Tie 8 - 8
Wed, Mar 4, 1981 @ New York Rangers Tie 5 - 5
Sat, Mar 7, 1981 @ Philadelphia Flyers Win 5 - 3
Sun, Mar 8, 1981 @ Pittsburgh Penguins Loss 4 - 6
Thu, Mar 12, 1981 vs New York Islanders Loss 0 - 5
Sun, Mar 15, 1981 @ Calgary Flames Tie 3 - 3
Mon, Mar 16, 1981 vs Pittsburgh Penguins Win 7 - 6
Wed, Mar 18, 1981 @ Minnesota North Stars Win 5 - 3
Fri, Mar 20, 1981 vs Minnesota North Stars Tie 1 - 1
Sat, Mar 21, 1981 vs Los Angeles Kings Tie 6 - 6
Mon, Mar 23, 1981 @ Boston Bruins Loss 2 - 7
Wed, Mar 25, 1981 @ Hartford Whalers Win 7 - 2
Sat, Mar 28, 1981 @ Detroit Red Wings Win 4 - 2
Sun, Mar 29, 1981 @ Pittsburgh Penguins Win 5 - 2
Wed, Apr 1, 1981 vs Colorado Rockies Tie 4 - 4
Fri, Apr 3, 1981 @ Vancouver Canucks Win 7 - 2
Sat, Apr 4, 1981 vs Winnipeg Jets Win 7 - 2
Playoffs
First Round (Won 3 - 0)
Wed, Apr 8, 1981 @ Montreal Canadiens Win 6 - 3
Thu, Apr 9, 1981 @ Montreal Canadiens Win 3 - 1
Sat, Apr 11, 1981 vs Montreal Canadiens Win 6 - 2
Conference Semi-Finals (Lost 2 - 4)
Thu, Apr 16, 1981 @ New York Islanders Loss 2 - 8
Fri, Apr 17, 1981 @ New York Islanders Loss 3 - 6
Sun, Apr 19, 1981 vs New York Islanders Win 5 - 2
Mon, Apr 20, 1981 vs New York Islanders Loss 4 - 5 OT
Wed, Apr 22, 1981 @ New York Islanders Win 4 - 3
Fri, Apr 24, 1981 vs New York Islanders Loss 2 - 5

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