The Montreal Canadiens couldn't pull it off against the New York Rangers, 6 to 5, on January 2, 1982.

Final

NYR

Rangers

16-17-5

6

MTL

Canadiens

20-9-9

5

Team

NYR

MTL

1

3

2

2

2

2

3

1

1

Total

6

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYR

MTL

Rangers

Don Maloney (EV) assisted by Mike Allison and Tom Laidlaw

1

0

Canadiens

Craig Laughlin (EV) unassisted

1

1

Rangers

Barry Beck (PP) assisted by Mark Pavelich

2

1

Rangers

Dave Silk (PP) assisted by Don Maloney and Mike Rogers

3

1

Canadiens

Doug Risebrough (EV) unassisted

3

2

2nd period

NYR

MTL

Rangers

Mark Pavelich (EV) assisted by Ron Duguay and Reijo Ruotsalainen

4

2

Rangers

Carol Vadnais (EV) unassisted

5

2

Canadiens

Craig Laughlin (EV) unassisted

5

3

Canadiens

Mario Tremblay (EV) assisted by Pierre Mondou and Rod Langway

5

4

3rd period

NYR

MTL

Canadiens

Steve Shutt (EV) assisted by Keith Acton

5

5

Rangers

Don Maloney (EV) assisted by Mike Allison and Andre Dore

6

5