NHL Season History

On this page you will find the Stanley Cup Playoff results for each season. You will see the result of every 7-game series during that particular season’s playoffs.

1979 Stanley Cup Playoff data

RoundWinner (Seed)LoserLengthSweep
QtrsNew York Islanders (High)Chicago Blackhawks4 gamesSweep
QtrsMontreal Canadiens (High)Toronto Maple Leafs4 gamesSweep
QtrsBoston Bruins (High)Pittsburgh Penguins4 gamesSweep
QtrsNew York Rangers (Low)Philadelphia Flyers5 games
SemisNew York Rangers (Low)New York Islanders6 games
SemisMontreal Canadiens (High)Boston Bruins7 games
FinalsMontreal Canadiens (High)New York Rangers5 games