The New York Islanders emerged victorious over the Montreal Canadiens, 3 to 1, on October 17, 1978.

Final

MTL

1

NYI

3

Team

MTL

NYI

1

1

1

2

0

2

3

0

0

Total

1

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

NYI

Canadiens

Steve Shutt (EV) assisted by Guy Lapointe and Jacques Lemaire

1

0

Islanders

Denis Potvin (EV) assisted by Lorne Henning and Bob Bourne

1

1

2nd period

MTL

NYI

Islanders

John Tonelli (EV) assisted by Bob Lorimer and Wayne Merrick

1

2

Islanders

Bryan Trottier (PP) assisted by Clark Gillies and Denis Potvin

1

3