The correct answer is 1980-81 and 1981-82. In two seasons as the Blachawks’ head coach, Magnuson went 49-57-26. In 1980-81, the Blackhawks lost in the preliminary round of the playoffs. In 1981-82, the Blackhawks advanced to the conference finals, and that ended Magnuson’s coaching tenure with the Blackhawks.
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