The Montreal Canadiens decisively defeated the New York Rangers, 6 to 3, on December 29, 1956.

Final

NYR

Rangers

11-15-7

3

MTL

Canadiens

18-12-5

6

Team

NYR

MTL

1

1

1

2

1

1

3

1

4

Total

3

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYR

MTL

Canadiens

Bernie Geoffrion (EV) assisted by Jean Beliveau and Bert Olmstead

0

1

Rangers

Danny Lewicki (EV) assisted by Andy Hebenton and Larry Popein

1

1

2nd period

NYR

MTL

Rangers

Andy Hebenton (EV) assisted by Andy Bathgate and Danny Lewicki

2

1

Canadiens

Jean Beliveau (EV) assisted by Bernie Geoffrion and Tom Johnson

2

2

3rd period

NYR

MTL

Canadiens

Maurice Richard (PP) assisted by Dickie Moore and Henri Richard

2

3

Canadiens

Claude Provost (EV) assisted by Andre Pronovost and Don Marshall

2

4

Rangers

Dean Prentice (EV) assisted by Bill Gadsby

3

4

Canadiens

Don Marshall (EV) assisted by Andre Pronovost

3

5

Canadiens

Jean Beliveau (EV) assisted by Bernie Geoffrion and Bert Olmstead

3

6