The Vancouver Canucks fell to the New York Rangers, 5 to 3, on January 30, 1979.

Final

NYR

Rangers

29-16-5

5

VAN

Canucks

17-27-7

3

Team

NYR

VAN

1

2

0

2

1

1

3

2

2

Total

5

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYR

VAN

Rangers

Phil Esposito (EV) assisted by Dean Talafous and Don Murdoch

1

0

Rangers

Pat Hickey (EV) assisted by Mike McEwen and Ulf Nilsson

2

0

2nd period

NYR

VAN

Canucks

Rob Flockhart (EV) assisted by Ron Sedlbauer and Bob Manno

2

1

Rangers

Anders Hedberg (EV) assisted by Walt Tkaczuk and Nick Fotiu

3

1

3rd period

NYR

VAN

Rangers

Phil Esposito (EV) assisted by Dean Talafous and Don Murdoch

4

1

Rangers

Ron Duguay (EV) assisted by Pierre Plante and Ron Greschner

5

1

Canucks

Ron Sedlbauer (EV) assisted by Rick Blight and Rob Flockhart

5

2

Canucks

Rick Blight (EV) assisted by Curt Fraser

5

3