The New York Rangers squeaked out a win over the Los Angeles Kings, 8 to 7, on December 13, 1978.

Final

LAK

Kings

13-11-4

7

NYR

Rangers

16-8-4

8

Team

LAK

NYR

1

3

3

2

3

2

3

1

3

Total

7

8

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

LAK

NYR

Kings

Butch Goring (PP) assisted by Danny Grant and Marcel Dionne

1

0

Rangers

Pierre Plante (EV) assisted by Mike McEwen and Lucien DeBlois

1

1

Rangers

Phil Esposito (EV) assisted by Dave Farrish

1

2

Kings

Bob Murdoch (EV) assisted by Darryl Edestrand

2

2

Kings

Marcel Dionne (EV) assisted by Dave Taylor and Danny Grant

3

2

Rangers

Steve Vickers (EV) assisted by Ron Duguay and Walt Tkaczuk

3

3

2nd period

LAK

NYR

Rangers

Lucien DeBlois (EV) assisted by Ron Greschner

3

4

Kings

Steve Jensen (EV) assisted by Syl Apps Jr. and Rick Hampton

4

4

Kings

Mike Murphy (EV) assisted by Glenn Goldup and Butch Goring

5

4

Rangers

Ron Greschner (PP) assisted by Phil Esposito and Carol Vadnais

5

5

Kings

Mike Murphy (PP) assisted by Marcel Dionne and Rick Hampton

6

5

3rd period

LAK

NYR

Rangers

Steve Vickers (PP) assisted by Phil Esposito and Ron Greschner

6

6

Rangers

Ron Greschner (EV) assisted by Steve Vickers

6

7

Rangers

Ulf Nilsson (PP) assisted by Pat Hickey

6

8

Kings

Steve Jensen (EV) assisted by Dave Taylor and Marcel Dionne

7

8