League Information and Facts
1978-1979 Standings
# Team GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA +/- TP Postseason
1. New York Islanders 80 51 14 15 - - 358 214 144 116 Semifinal loss
2. Montréal Canadiens 80 52 11 17 - - 337 204 133 115 Champion
3. Boston Bruins 80 43 14 23 - - 316 270 46 100 Semifinal loss
4. Philadelphia Flyers 80 40 15 25 - - 281 248 33 95 Quarterfinal loss
5. New York Rangers 80 40 11 29 - - 316 292 24 91 Final loss
6. Atlanta Flames 80 41 8 31 - - 327 280 47 90 Playoffs Qualifier loss
7. Buffalo Sabres 80 36 16 28 - - 280 263 17 88 Playoffs Qualifier loss
8. Pittsburgh Penguins 80 36 13 31 - - 281 279 2 85 Quarterfinal loss
9. Toronto Maple Leafs 80 34 13 33 - - 267 252 15 81 Quarterfinal loss
10. Los Angeles Kings 80 34 12 34 - - 292 286 6 80 Playoffs Qualifier loss
11. Chicago Black Hawks 80 29 15 36 - - 244 277 -33 73 Quarterfinal loss
12. Minnesota North Stars 80 28 12 40 - - 257 289 -32 68 Did not make playoffs
13. Washington Capitals 80 24 15 41 - - 273 338 -65 63 Did not make playoffs
14. Vancouver Canucks 80 25 13 42 - - 217 291 -74 63 Playoffs Qualifier loss
15. Detroit Red Wings 80 23 16 41 - - 252 295 -43 62 Did not make playoffs
16. St. Louis Blues 80 18 12 50 - - 249 348 -99 48 Did not make playoffs
17. Colorado Rockies 80 15 12 53 - - 210 331 -121 42 Did not make playoffs

Seasons

1910 - 1920: 17/18, 18/19, 19/20
1920 - 1930: 20/21, 21/22, 22/23, 23/24, 24/25, 25/26, 26/27, 27/28, 28/29, 29/30
1930 - 1940: 30/31, 31/32, 32/33, 33/34, 34/35, 35/36, 36/37, 37/38, 38/39, 39/40
1940 - 1950: 40/41, 41/42, 42/43, 43/44, 44/45, 45/46, 46/47, 47/48, 48/49, 49/50
1950 - 1960: 50/51, 51/52, 52/53, 53/54, 54/55, 55/56, 56/57, 57/58, 58/59, 59/60
1960 - 1970: 60/61, 61/62, 62/63, 63/64, 64/65, 65/66, 66/67, 67/68, 68/69, 69/70
1970 - 1980: 70/71, 71/72, 72/73, 73/74, 74/75, 75/76, 76/77, 77/78, 78/79, 79/80
1980 - 1990: 80/81, 81/82, 82/83, 83/84, 84/85, 85/86, 86/87, 87/88, 88/89, 89/90
1990 - 2000: 90/91, 91/92, 92/93, 93/94, 94/95, 95/96, 96/97, 97/98, 98/99, 99/00
2000 - 2010: 00/01, 01/02, 02/03, 03/04, 05/06, 06/07, 07/08, 08/09, 09/10
2010 - 2020: 10/11, 11/12, 12/13, 13/14, 14/15, 15/16, 16/17, 17/18