The Montreal Canadiens squeaked out a win over the New York Islanders, 4 to 3, on December 10, 1978.

Final

NYI

Islanders

17-4-5

3

MTL

Canadiens

18-6-4

4

Team

NYI

MTL

1

2

3

2

0

1

3

1

0

Total

3

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

MTL

Canadiens

Larry Robinson (EV) assisted by Doug Jarvis and Bob Gainey

0

1

Canadiens

Larry Robinson (EV) unassisted

0

2

Islanders

Mike Bossy (EV) assisted by Bryan Trottier

1

2

Canadiens

Pierre Mondou (EV) assisted by Steve Shutt and Guy Lafleur

1

3

Islanders

Garry Howatt (EV) assisted by Lorne Henning and Ed Westfall

2

3

2nd period

NYI

MTL

Canadiens

Rejean Houle (EV) assisted by Larry Robinson and Guy Lapointe

2

4

3rd period

NYI

MTL

Islanders

Bryan Trottier (PP) assisted by Mike Bossy and Stefan Persson

3

4