1979-80

1979-80 Thunder Bay Junior Hockey League champion: Port Arthur North Stars

TEAM GP W L T PTS
DeGagne Buccaneers 34 24 10 0 48
Port Arthur North Stars 34 20 14 0 40
Nip-Rock Rangers 36 8 28 0 16

TBJHL Final
DeGagne Buccaneers vs. Port Arthur North Stars

Game 1: Buccaneers 7 North Stars 7 (OT)
Game 2:
North Stars 7 Buccaneers 1
Game 3:
North Stars 6 Buccaneers 3
Game 4:
North Stars 9 Buccaneers 8 (OT)
Game 5:
North Stars 12 Buccaneers 9

North Stars win eight-point series 9-1

Eastern Ontario playdowns
Semifinal

Port Arthur North Stars vs. North York Rangers

Game 1: Rangers 5 @ North Stars 3
Game 2: Rangers 6 North Stars 2
Game 3: Rangers 9 North Stars 2
Game 4: Rangers 16 North Stars 7

North York wins best-of-seven series 4-0

NOTE: North York defeated the Joliette Cyclones four games to two in the eastern final, then swept the Abbotsford Flyers in four straight to win the 1980 Centennial Cup.

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