The New York Rangers decisively defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs, 5 to 2, on October 22, 1978.

Final

NYR

Rangers

2-1-3

5

Team

TOR

NYR

1

0

1

2

1

0

3

1

4

Total

2

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

TOR

NYR

Rangers

Walt Tkaczuk (PP) assisted by Pierre Plante and Dean Talafous

0

1

2nd period

TOR

NYR

Maple Leafs

Lanny McDonald (PP) assisted by Tiger Williams and Darryl Sittler

1

1

3rd period

TOR

NYR

Rangers

Phil Esposito (EV) assisted by Carol Vadnais and Mike Korney

1

2

Rangers

Ulf Nilsson (EV) assisted by Pat Hickey and Anders Hedberg

1

3

Rangers

Dean Talafous (SH) assisted by Ron Greschner and Carol Vadnais

1

4

Maple Leafs

Dave Hutchison (EV) assisted by Walt McKechnie

2

4

Rangers

Lucien DeBlois (EV) assisted by Dave Farrish and Walt Tkaczuk

2

5