The New York Islanders squeaked out a win over the Hartford Whalers, 3 to 2, on January 26, 1980.

Final

HFD

Whalers

13-22-10

2

NYI

Islanders

23-17-6

3

Team

HFD

NYI

1

0

1

2

1

2

3

1

0

Total

2

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

HFD

NYI

Islanders

Anders Kallur (EV) assisted by Bob Bourne and Billy Harris

0

1

2nd period

HFD

NYI

Whalers

Greg Carroll (EV) assisted by Rick Ley and Dave Debol

1

1

Islanders

Clark Gillies (EV) assisted by Mike Bossy

1

2

Islanders

Wayne Merrick (EV) assisted by Bob Nystrom and John Tonelli

1

3

3rd period

HFD

NYI

Whalers

Larry Giroux (EV) assisted by Mark Howe

2

3