The New York Rangers fell to the New York Islanders, 5 to 3, on November 12, 1978.

Final

NYI

5

NYR

Rangers

9-3-3

3

Team

NYI

NYR

1

1

1

2

3

1

3

1

1

Total

5

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

NYR

Islanders

Stefan Persson (PP) unassisted

1

0

Rangers

Ron Greschner (PP) assisted by Pat Hickey and Ulf Nilsson

1

1

2nd period

NYI

NYR

Islanders

Lorne Henning (EV) unassisted

2

1

Islanders

Clark Gillies (EV) assisted by Stefan Persson and Richie Hansen

3

1

Rangers

Eddie Johnstone (EV) assisted by Ron Duguay and Carol Vadnais

3

2

Islanders

Bob Bourne (PP) assisted by Denis Potvin and Stefan Persson

4

2

3rd period

NYI

NYR

Rangers

Mike McEwen (PP) assisted by Ulf Nilsson

4

3

Islanders

Mike Bossy (EV) assisted by Clark Gillies and Richie Hansen

5

3