The Montreal Canadiens were decisively beaten by the Pittsburgh Penguins, 5 to 2, on January 26, 1997.

Final

PIT

Penguins

27-17-5

5

MTL

Canadiens

18-24-8

2

Team

PIT

MTL

1

0

1

2

1

0

3

4

1

Total

5

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

PIT

MTL

Canadiens

David Wilkie (EV) assisted by Darcy Tucker and Scott Thornton

0

1

2nd period

PIT

MTL

Penguins

Jason Woolley (PP) assisted by Ron Francis and Petr Nedved

1

1

3rd period

PIT

MTL

Penguins

Mario Lemieux (EV) assisted by Ron Francis and Jaromir Jagr

2

1

Penguins

Mario Lemieux (EV) assisted by Joe Mullen and Petr Nedved

3

1

Canadiens

Sebastien Bordeleau (EV) assisted by Brian Savage and Murray Baron

3

2

Penguins

Mario Lemieux (EV) assisted by Ron Francis

4

2

Penguins

Mario Lemieux (SH-EN) unassisted

5

2