The New York Rangers decisively defeated the Montreal Canadiens, 7 to 4, on January 3, 1996.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

19-17-2

4

NYR

Rangers

26-11-6

7

Team

MTL

NYR

1

1

1

2

1

4

3

2

2

Total

4

7

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

NYR

Rangers

Mark Messier (EV) assisted by Pat Verbeek and Brian Leetch

0

1

Canadiens

Vincent Damphousse (PP) assisted by Patrice Brisebois

1

1

2nd period

MTL

NYR

Rangers

Ray Ferraro (EV) assisted by Bruce Driver and Alex Kovalev

1

2

Rangers

Brian Leetch (PP) assisted by Mark Messier and Pat Verbeek

1

3

Rangers

Ray Ferraro (EV) assisted by Luc Robitaille

1

4

Rangers

Alex Kovalev (EV) assisted by Ray Ferraro and Luc Robitaille

1

5

Canadiens

Pierre Turgeon (PP) assisted by Lyle Odelein and Mark Recchi

2

5

3rd period

MTL

NYR

Canadiens

Pierre Turgeon (PP) assisted by Patrice Brisebois

3

5

Rangers

Ray Ferraro (EV) assisted by Alex Kovalev and Luc Robitaille

3

6

Canadiens

Valeri Bure (EV) assisted by Pierre Turgeon and Mark Recchi

4

6

Rangers

Mark Messier (SH-EN) assisted by Adam Graves

4

7