The Pittsburgh Penguins squeaked out a win over the Vancouver Canucks, 6 to 5, on December 16, 1978.

Final

VAN

Canucks

12-17-2

5

PIT

Penguins

11-14-6

6

Team

VAN

PIT

1

1

2

2

4

3

3

0

1

Total

5

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

VAN

PIT

Canucks

Don Lever (EV) assisted by Roland Eriksson

1

0

Penguins

Russ Anderson (EV) assisted by Dave Schultz and Pete Mahovlich

1

1

Penguins

Pete Mahovlich (PP) assisted by Dale Tallon and Rod Schutt

1

2

2nd period

VAN

PIT

Canucks

Pit Martin (EV) assisted by Jere Gillis and Dennis Ververgaert

2

2

Canucks

Thomas Gradin (EV) assisted by Don Lever and Stan Smyl

3

2

Canucks

Ron Sedlbauer (EV) assisted by Chris Oddleifson

4

2

Penguins

Rick Kehoe (EV) assisted by Orest Kindrachuk and Ross Lonsberry

4

3

Penguins

Blair Chapman (EV) assisted by Pete Mahovlich

4

4

Penguins

George Ferguson (SH) unassisted

4

5

Canucks

Ron Sedlbauer (PP) assisted by Roland Eriksson and Don Lever

5

5

3rd period

VAN

PIT

Penguins

Wayne Bianchin (EV) assisted by George Ferguson and Colin Campbell

5

6