The New York Rangers were decisively beaten by the Montreal Canadiens, 5 to 2, on October 18, 1961.

Final

MTL

5

NYR

Rangers

3-2-0

2

Team

MTL

NYR

1

1

0

2

3

2

3

1

0

Total

5

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

NYR

Canadiens

Ralph Backstrom (EV) assisted by Bernie Geoffrion and Don Marshall

1

0

2nd period

MTL

NYR

Rangers

Dean Prentice (PP) assisted by Doug Harvey and Andy Bathgate

1

1

Canadiens

Henri Richard (EV) assisted by Marcel Bonin

2

1

Rangers

Jean-Guy Gendron (PP) assisted by Ken Schinkel and Andy Bathgate

2

2

Canadiens

Gilles Tremblay (EV) assisted by Phil Goyette

3

2

Canadiens

Ralph Backstrom (EV) assisted by Bernie Geoffrion and J.C. Tremblay

4

2

3rd period

MTL

NYR

Canadiens

Marcel Bonin (EV) assisted by Claude Provost and Henri Richard

5

2