The Los Angeles Kings were decisively beaten by the Montreal Canadiens, 5 to 2, on December 16, 1978.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

21-6-4

5

LAK

Kings

13-12-4

2

Team

MTL

LAK

1

3

0

2

0

1

3

2

1

Total

5

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

LAK

Canadiens

Yvon Lambert (EV) assisted by Larry Robinson and Mario Tremblay

1

0

Canadiens

Doug Risebrough (EV) assisted by Pierre Mondou and Guy Lafleur

2

0

Canadiens

Yvon Lambert (SH) unassisted

3

0

2nd period

MTL

LAK

Kings

Murray Wilson (EV) assisted by Rick Hampton and Dave Taylor

3

1

3rd period

MTL

LAK

Canadiens

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

4

1

Kings

Glenn Goldup (EV) assisted by Butch Goring and Robert Palmer

4

2

Canadiens

Guy Lapointe (EV) assisted by Serge Savard

5

2