The New York Rangers dominated the Montreal Canadiens, 6 to 2, on January 3, 1979.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

26-7-5

2

NYR

Rangers

21-13-4

6

Team

MTL

NYR

1

0

2

2

1

3

3

1

1

Total

2

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

NYR

Rangers

Dave Maloney (EV) assisted by Steve Vickers

0

1

Rangers

Mike McEwen (EV) assisted by Pierre Plante and Dean Talafous

0

2

2nd period

MTL

NYR

Canadiens

Guy Lafleur (EV) assisted by Pierre Mondou

1

2

Rangers

Nick Fotiu (EV) assisted by Pierre Plante

1

3

Rangers

Ron Duguay (EV) assisted by Steve Vickers and Walt Tkaczuk

1

4

Rangers

Ulf Nilsson (EV) assisted by Anders Hedberg and Mario Marois

1

5

3rd period

MTL

NYR

Rangers

Anders Hedberg (EV) assisted by Ulf Nilsson and Pat Hickey

1

6

Canadiens

Pierre Larouche (PP) unassisted

2

6