The New York Islanders couldn't pull it off against the Pittsburgh Penguins, 4 to 3, on January 3, 1980.

Final

PIT

Penguins

16-11-11

4

NYI

Islanders

14-16-6

3

Team

PIT

NYI

1

1

2

2

3

1

3

0

0

Total

4

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

PIT

NYI

Islanders

Duane Sutter (EV) assisted by Bob Lorimer and Steve Tambellini

0

1

Penguins

Peter Lee (PP) assisted by Randy Carlyle and Ron Stackhouse

1

1

Islanders

Clark Gillies (PP) assisted by Bryan Trottier and Stefan Persson

1

2

2nd period

PIT

NYI

Penguins

Pat Hughes (EV) assisted by Gary McAdam

2

2

Islanders

Mike Bossy (EV) assisted by Clark Gillies and Bryan Trottier

2

3

Penguins

Jim Hamilton (EV) assisted by George Ferguson and Nick Libett

3

3

Penguins

Gary McAdam (EV) assisted by George Ferguson and Randy Carlyle

4

3