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GAMES
Dave Babych and Ron Francis
Dave Babych and Ron Francis
TYPE DATE ARENA TEAM GF GA OT RESULT ATTENDANCE
Playoff
5/8/1979
AWAY
Edmonton Oilers
3
6

Loss
13,385
HIGHLIGHTS
In 1979 Gordie Howe sets the WHA playoff record for games played with his 78th vs Edmonton.
In 1979 Don Blackburn is named head coach after acting as interim coach when Bill Dineen was releived of his coaching position.
BIRTHDAYS
In 1962 Jim Pavese was born in New York, NY