The Montreal Canadiens decisively defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins, 6 to 3, on December 23, 1972.

Final

PIT

Penguins

15-15-3

3

MTL

Canadiens

21-5-8

6

Team

PIT

MTL

1

0

3

2

0

3

3

3

0

Total

3

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

PIT

MTL

Canadiens

Guy Lapointe (EV) assisted by Pierre Bouchard and Frank Mahovlich

0

1

Canadiens

Marc Tardif (EV) assisted by Rejean Houle and Henri Richard

0

2

Canadiens

Guy Lafleur (EV) assisted by Pete Mahovlich

0

3

2nd period

PIT

MTL

Canadiens

Frank Mahovlich (EV) assisted by Guy Lapointe and Guy Lafleur

0

4

Canadiens

Guy Lapointe (EV) assisted by Jacques Lemaire and Chuck Lefley

0

5

Canadiens

Frank Mahovlich (EV) assisted by Serge Savard and Pete Mahovlich

0

6

3rd period

PIT

MTL

Penguins

Steve Cardwell (EV) assisted by Ron Schock and Nick Harbaruk

1

6

Penguins

Steve Cardwell (EV) assisted by Ron Schock and Duane Rupp

2

6

Penguins

Syl Apps Jr. (EV) assisted by Lowell MacDonald and Duane Rupp

3

6