The Minnesota North Stars decisively defeated the Montreal Canadiens, 6 to 3, on January 19, 1981.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

26-15-5

3

MNS

North Stars

22-11-11

6

Team

MTL

MNS

1

1

1

2

1

3

3

1

2

Total

3

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

MNS

Canadiens

Pierre Larouche (PP) assisted by Steve Shutt and Mark Napier

1

0

North Stars

Steve Christoff (EV) unassisted

1

1

2nd period

MTL

MNS

North Stars

Steve Payne (EV) unassisted

1

2

North Stars

Tim Young (PP) assisted by Gordie Roberts and Al MacAdam

1

3

North Stars

Bobby Smith (PP) assisted by Al MacAdam and Craig Hartsburg

1

4

Canadiens

Keith Acton (EV) assisted by Rod Langway

2

4

3rd period

MTL

MNS

Canadiens

Pierre Larouche (PP) assisted by Bob Gainey and Rod Langway

3

4

North Stars

Curt Giles (EV) assisted by Tim Young

3

5

North Stars

Mike Polich (EV-EN) assisted by Tom Younghans

3

6