The New York Rangers dominated the Montreal Canadiens, 8 to 4, on October 17, 1971.

Final

MTL

4

NYR

Rangers

3-1-1

8

Team

MTL

NYR

1

1

2

2

1

2

3

2

4

Total

4

8

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

NYR

Rangers

Jean Ratelle (PP) assisted by Brad Park and Rod Gilbert

0

1

Rangers

Bill Fairbairn (EV) assisted by Brad Park

0

2

Canadiens

Jacques Lemaire (PP) assisted by Yvan Cournoyer and Guy Lapointe

1

2

2nd period

MTL

NYR

Rangers

Vic Hadfield (PP) assisted by Rod Gilbert and Rod Seiling

1

3

Canadiens

Frank Mahovlich (EV) unassisted

2

3

Rangers

Bill Fairbairn (EV) assisted by Dave Balon

2

4

3rd period

MTL

NYR

Rangers

Vic Hadfield (PP) assisted by Rod Gilbert and Jim Neilson

2

5

Canadiens

Yvan Cournoyer (PP) assisted by J.C. Tremblay and Guy Lafleur

3

5

Rangers

Bruce MacGregor (EV) assisted by Jim Neilson

3

6

Canadiens

Claude Larose (EV) unassisted

4

6

Rangers

Dave Balon (EV) assisted by Walt Tkaczuk and Jim Neilson

4

7

Rangers

Jean Ratelle (EV) assisted by Rod Gilbert and Vic Hadfield

4

8