The New York Islanders squeaked out a win over the New York Rangers, 5 to 4, on October 17, 1981.

Final

NYR

Rangers

1-4-0

4

NYI

5

Team

NYR

NYI

1

2

3

2

2

2

3

0

0

Total

4

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYR

NYI

Rangers

Jere Gillis (EV) assisted by Peter Wallin and Tom Laidlaw

1

0

Islanders

Bob Bourne (PP) assisted by Mike McEwen and Bryan Trottier

1

1

Islanders

Butch Goring (SH) unassisted

1

2

Rangers

Mike Rogers (PP) assisted by Don Maloney and Barry Beck

2

2

Islanders

Clark Gillies (EV) assisted by Bryan Trottier

2

3

2nd period

NYR

NYI

Islanders

Anders Kallur (EV) unassisted

2

4

Rangers

Ron Greschner (EV) assisted by Mike Rogers and Steve Weeks

3

4

Islanders

Clark Gillies (PP) assisted by Mike Bossy and Tomas Jonsson

3

5

Rangers

Ron Duguay (EV) unassisted

4

5