The Pittsburgh Penguins emerged victorious over the Detroit Red Wings, 6 to 4, on December 26, 1979.

Final

DET

Red Wings

10-15-7

4

PIT

Penguins

12-10-11

6

Team

DET

PIT

1

2

3

2

1

0

3

1

3

Total

4

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

DET

PIT

Penguins

Rick Kehoe (EV) assisted by Rod Schutt and George Ferguson

0

1

Red Wings

Dan Labraaten (EV) assisted by Dale McCourt and Vaclav Nedomansky

1

1

Red Wings

Greg Joly (EV) unassisted

2

1

Penguins

Peter Lee (EV) assisted by Gregg Sheppard and Bob Stewart

2

2

Penguins

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

2

3

2nd period

DET

PIT

Red Wings

Mike Foligno (EV) assisted by Pete Mahovlich

3

3

3rd period

DET

PIT

Penguins

Mario Faubert (PP) unassisted

3

4

Penguins

Nick Libett (EV) assisted by Gregg Sheppard and Russ Anderson

3

5

Red Wings

Dan Labraaten (PP) assisted by Pete Mahovlich and Vaclav Nedomansky

4

5

Penguins

Gregg Sheppard (EV) unassisted

4

6