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1981–82 Chicago Black Hawks · NHL
Division 4th Norris
1981–82 record 30–38–12
Goals for 332
Goals against 363
General Manager Bob Pulford
Coach Keith Magnuson
Captain Terry Ruskowski
Arena Chicago Stadium
Team Leaders
Goals Al Secord (44)
Assists Denis Savard (87)
Points Denis Savard (119)
Penalties in minutes Al Secord (303)
Wins Tony Esposito (19)
Goals against average Murray Bannerman (4.17)
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1980–81 1982–83

The 1981–82 Chicago Black Hawks season was the Hawks' 56th season in the NHL. The Hawks finished 4th in the Norris Division and lost in the Conference Finals to the Vancouver Canucks 4 games to 1.

Off-season[edit | edit source]

Regular Season[edit | edit source]

Final Standings[edit | edit source]

Norris Division
GP W L T GF GA PTS
Minnesota North Stars 80 37 23 20 346 288 94
Winnipeg Jets 80 33 33 14 319 332 80
St. Louis Blues 80 32 40 8 315 349 72
Chicago Black Hawks 80 30 38 12 332 363 72
Toronto Maple Leafs 80 20 44 16 298 380 56
Detroit Red Wings 80 21 47 12 270 351 54

Note: W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, GF = Goals For, GA = Goals Against, Pts = Points
Teams that qualified for the playoffs are highlighted in bold.


Game Log[edit | edit source]

No. R Date Score Opponent Record
1 T October 7, 1981 5–5 Pittsburgh Penguins (1981–82) 0–0–1
2 L October 10, 1981 8–9 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1981–82) 0–1–1
3 W October 11, 1981 3–0 Calgary Flames (1981–82) 1–1–1
4 L October 14, 1981 5–8 Boston Bruins (1981–82) 1–2–1
5 L October 17, 1981 3–7 @ St. Louis Blues (1981–82) 1–3–1
6 W October 18, 1981 7–5 Edmonton Oilers (1981–82) 2–3–1
7 T October 21, 1981 3–3 Montreal Canadiens (1981–82) 2–3–2
8 T October 23, 1981 5–5 @ Winnipeg Jets (1981–82) 2–3–3
9 T October 25, 1981 4–4 St. Louis Blues (1981–82) 2–3–4
10 W October 28, 1981 7–6 Winnipeg Jets (1981–82) 3–3–4
11 T October 31, 1981 2–2 @ Hartford Whalers (1981–82) 3–3–5
12 W November 1, 1981 9–4 Toronto Maple Leafs (1981–82) 4–3–5
13 W November 4, 1981 5–4 Los Angeles Kings (1981–82) 5–3–5
14 L November 6, 1981 3–4 @ Winnipeg Jets (1981–82) 5–4–5
15 W November 8, 1981 10–4 Calgary Flames (1981–82) 6–4–5
16 T November 11, 1981 5–5 Detroit Red Wings (1981–82) 6–4–6
17 L November 14, 1981 3–6 @ Detroit Red Wings (1981–82) 6–5–6
18 W November 15, 1981 10–0 Colorado Rockies (1981–82) 7–5–6
19 W November 18, 1981 4–3 Buffalo Sabres (1981–82) 8–5–6
20 W November 21, 1981 6–4 @ Minnesota North Stars (1981–82) 9–5–6
21 T November 22, 1981 1–1 Minnesota North Stars (1981–82) 9–5–7
22 L November 25, 1981 2–6 @ Vancouver Canucks (1981–82) 9–6–7
23 L November 27, 1981 1–8 @ Edmonton Oilers (1981–82) 9–7–7
24 T November 28, 1981 4–4 @ Calgary Flames (1981–82) 9–7–8
25 L December 2, 1981 2–3 @ Colorado Rockies (1981–82) 9–8–8
26 W December 5, 1981 3–2 @ Los Angeles Kings (1981–82) 10–8–8
27 W December 9, 1981 7–3 Washington Capitals (1981–82) 11–8–8
28 L December 12, 1981 3–6 @ Minnesota North Stars (1981–82) 11–9–8
29 W December 13, 1981 8–3 Hartford Whalers (1981–82) 12–9–8
30 T December 16, 1981 3–3 Winnipeg Jets (1981–82) 12–9–9
31 W December 19, 1981 6–4 @ Washington Capitals (1981–82) 13–9–9
32 L December 20, 1981 1–3 Toronto Maple Leafs (1981–82) 13–10–9
33 L December 23, 1981 6–7 Philadelphia Flyers (1981–82) 13–11–9
34 W December 26, 1981 3–2 @ Winnipeg Jets (1981–82) 14–11–9
35 L December 27, 1981 3–4 St. Louis Blues (1981–82) 14–12–9
36 L December 29, 1981 1–8 @ Quebec Nordiques (1981–82) 14–13–9
37 L December 30, 1981 3–6 @ Montreal Canadiens (1981–82) 14–14–9
38 L January 2, 1982 3–5 @ New York Islanders (1981–82) 14–15–9
39 W January 3, 1982 4–3 Detroit Red Wings (1981–82) 15–15–9
40 W January 6, 1982 6–3 Pittsburgh Penguins (1981–82) 16–15–9
41 L January 9, 1982 5–7 @ New York Rangers (1981–82) 16–16–9
42 W January 10, 1982 3–2 Vancouver Canucks (1981–82) 17–16–9
43 L January 13, 1982 2–6 @ Buffalo Sabres (1981–82) 17–17–9
44 L January 16, 1982 6–8 @ St. Louis Blues (1981–82) 17–18–9
45 L January 17, 1982 5–7 @ Minnesota North Stars (1981–82) 17–19–9
46 L January 20, 1982 4–5 Detroit Red Wings (1981–82) 17–20–9
47 L January 22, 1982 5–6 @ Winnipeg Jets (1981–82) 17–21–9
48 L January 23, 1982 4–8 @ Minnesota North Stars (1981–82) 17–22–9
49 L January 25, 1982 5–6 Hartford Whalers (1981–82) 17–23–9
50 T January 27, 1982 3–3 Edmonton Oilers (1981–82) 17–23–10
51 L January 30, 1982 2–5 @ Washington Capitals (1981–82) 17–24–10
52 L January 31, 1982 2–5 Toronto Maple Leafs (1981–82) 17–25–10
53 W February 3, 1982 9–5 St. Louis Blues (1981–82) 18–25–10
54 L February 4, 1982 4–6 @ Detroit Red Wings (1981–82) 18–26–10
55 W February 6, 1982 4–3 @ Boston Bruins (1981–82) 19–26–10
56 W February 7, 1982 5–2 Minnesota North Stars (1981–82) 20–26–10
57 L February 11, 1982 2–8 New York Islanders (1981–82) 20–27–10
58 W February 13, 1982 6–4 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1981–82) 21–27–10
59 L February 15, 1982 1–4 Vancouver Canucks (1981–82) 21–28–10
60 L February 17, 1982 2–3 Buffalo Sabres (1981–82) 21–29–10
61 W February 21, 1982 5–3 Quebec Nordiques (1981–82) 22–29–10
62 L February 23, 1982 1–5 @ New York Islanders (1981–82) 22–30–10
63 L February 24, 1982 4–6 @ New York Rangers (1981–82) 22–31–10
64 W February 27, 1982 5–3 @ Los Angeles Kings (1981–82) 23–31–10
65 L February 28, 1982 3–5 @ Colorado Rockies (1981–82) 23–32–10
66 L March 3, 1982 2–4 Winnipeg Jets (1981–82) 23–33–10
67 W March 6, 1982 4–1 Philadelphia Flyers (1981–82) 24–33–10
68 W March 7, 1982 5–1 Boston Bruins (1981–82) 25–33–10
69 W March 10, 1982 7–6 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1981–82) 26–33–10
70 L March 11, 1982 0–4 @ Montreal Canadiens (1981–82) 26–34–10
71 L March 13, 1982 3–9 @ Quebec Nordiques (1981–82) 26–35–10
72 T March 18, 1982 4–4 @ Philadelphia Flyers (1981–82) 26–35–11
73 W March 20, 1982 4–3 @ Detroit Red Wings (1981–82) 27–35–11
74 L March 22, 1982 5–8 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1981–82) 27–36–11
75 W March 24, 1982 6–4 Detroit Red Wings (1981–82) 28–36–11
76 T March 27, 1982 3–3 @ Pittsburgh Penguins (1981–82) 28–36–12
77 L March 28, 1982 3–8 St. Louis Blues (1981–82) 28–37–12
78 L March 31, 1982 1–4 New York Rangers (1981–82) 28–38–12
79 W April 3, 1982 7–4 @ St. Louis Blues (1981–82) 29–38–12
80 W April 4, 1982 4–3 Minnesota North Stars (1981–82) 30–38–12

Playoffs[edit | edit source]

Chicago Black Hawks 3, Minnesota North Stars 1[edit | edit source]

Chicago Black Hawks 4, St. Louis Blues 2[edit | edit source]

Vancouver Canucks 4, Chicago Black Hawks 1[edit | edit source]

Player Stats[edit | edit source]

Regular Season[edit | edit source]

Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG SHG GWG
Savard, DenisDenis Savard C 80 32 87 119 82 0 8 0 4
Wilson, DougDoug Wilson D 76 39 46 85 54 1 14 1 3
Lysiak, TomTom Lysiak C 71 32 50 82 84 -8 10 2 4
Secord, AlAl Secord LW 80 44 31 75 303 -17 14 0 6
Higgins, TimTim Higgins RW 74 20 30 50 85 -6 6 0 2
Mulvey, GrantGrant Mulvey RW 73 30 19 49 141 -9 3 0 3
Preston, RichRich Preston RW 75 15 28 43 30 0 1 1 1
Crossman, DougDoug Crossman D 70 12 28 40 24 -19 7 0 1
Kerr, RegReg Kerr LW 59 11 28 39 39 -10 1 0 1
Ruskowski, TerryTerry Ruskowski C 60 7 30 37 120 -13 2 0 0
Sutter, DarrylDarryl Sutter LW 40 23 12 35 31 0 4 3 0
Bulley, TedTed Bulley LW 59 12 18 30 120 -1 2 0 2
Murray, BobBob Murray D 45 8 22 30 48 1 3 1 0
Marsh, PeterPeter Marsh RW 57 10 18 28 47 3 0 0 0
Brown, KeithKeith Brown D 33 4 20 24 26 4 2 0 0
Gardner, BillBill Gardner C 69 8 15 23 20 -9 1 4 0
Hutchison, DaveDave Hutchison D 66 5 18 23 246 4 0 1 0
Fox, GregGreg Fox D 79 2 19 21 137 -13 0 0 0
Sharpley, GlenGlen Sharpley C 36 9 7 16 11 2 0 0 2
Paterson, RickRick Paterson C 48 4 7 11 8 -2 0 0 1
Dupont, JeromeJerome Dupont D 34 0 4 4 51 -2 0 0 0
Ludzik, SteveSteve Ludzik C 8 2 1 3 2 1 0 0 0
Robidoux, FlorentFlorent Robidoux LW 4 1 2 3 0 2 0 0 0
Zaharko, MilesMiles Zaharko D 15 1 2 3 18 -1 0 0 0
Feamster, DaveDave Feamster D 29 0 2 2 29 -6 0 0 0
Esposito, TonyTony Esposito G 52 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
Marks, JohnJohn Marks LW 13 1 0 1 7 0 0 0 0
Bannerman, MurrayMurray Bannerman G 29 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Murray, TroyTroy Murray C 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tanti, TonyTony Tanti RW 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Larmer, SteveSteve Larmer RW 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Skorodenski, WarrenWarren Skorodenski G 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T GA GAA SO
Esposito, TonyTony Esposito 3069 52 19 25 8 231 4.52 1
Bannerman, MurrayMurray Bannerman 1671 29 11 12 4 116 4.17 1
Skorodenski, WarrenWarren Skorodenski 60 1 0 1 0 5 5.00 0
Team: 4800 80 30 38 12 352 4.40 2

Playoffs[edit | edit source]

Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM PPG SHG GWG
Savard, DenisDenis Savard C 15 11 7 18 52 5 0 2
Lysiak, TomTom Lysiak C 15 6 9 15 13 3 0 0
Wilson, DougDoug Wilson D 15 3 10 13 32 0 1 1
Sharpley, GlenGlen Sharpley C 15 6 3 9 16 0 0 0
Secord, AlAl Secord LW 15 2 5 7 61 2 0 1
Murray, BobBob Murray D 15 1 6 7 16 0 0 0
Mulvey, GrantGrant Mulvey RW 15 4 2 6 50 1 0 0
Feamster, DaveDave Feamster D 15 2 4 6 53 0 0 1
Preston, RichRich Preston RW 15 2 4 6 21 0 0 0
Paterson, RickRick Paterson C 15 3 2 5 21 0 0 0
Gardner, BillBill Gardner C 15 1 4 5 6 0 0 0
Higgins, TimTim Higgins RW 12 3 1 4 15 0 0 0
Fox, GregGreg Fox D 15 1 3 4 27 0 0 1
Bulley, TedTed Bulley LW 15 2 1 3 12 0 0 1
Ruskowski, TerryTerry Ruskowski C 11 1 2 3 53 0 0 0
Hutchison, DaveDave Hutchison D 14 1 2 3 44 0 0 0
Crossman, DougDoug Crossman D 11 0 3 3 4 0 0 0
Brown, KeithKeith Brown D 4 0 2 2 5 0 0 0
Marsh, PeterPeter Marsh RW 12 0 2 2 31 0 0 0
Murray, TroyTroy Murray C 7 1 0 1 5 0 0 0
Sutter, DarrylDarryl Sutter LW 3 0 1 1 2 0 0 0
Bannerman, MurrayMurray Bannerman G 10 0 1 1 4 0 0 0
Marks, JohnJohn Marks LW 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Esposito, TonyTony Esposito G 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L GA GAA SO
Bannerman, MurrayMurray Bannerman 555 10 5 4 35 3.78 0
Esposito, TonyTony Esposito 381 7 3 3 16 2.52 1
Team: 936 15 8 7 51 3.27 1

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Note: Pos = Position; 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 Records[edit | edit source]

Transactions[edit | edit source]

Draft Picks[edit | edit source]

Farm Teams[edit | edit source]

See Also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1981-82 Chicago Black Hawks Statistics - Hockey-Reference.com. hockey-reference.com. Retrieved on 2009-06-16.
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