The New York Islanders fell to the Montreal Canadiens, 4 to 2, on December 31, 1977.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

25-7-4

4

NYI

Islanders

20-9-8

2

Team

MTL

NYI

1

0

1

2

3

1

3

1

0

Total

4

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

NYI

Islanders

Mike Bossy (EV) assisted by Bryan Trottier and Clark Gillies

0

1

2nd period

MTL

NYI

Canadiens

Pierre Larouche (PP) assisted by Yvon Lambert and Guy Lafleur

1

1

Islanders

Bryan Trottier (EV) assisted by J.P. Parise and Gerry Hart

1

2

Canadiens

Yvan Cournoyer (EV) assisted by Doug Risebrough and Pierre Mondou

2

2

Canadiens

Guy Lafleur (EV) assisted by Jacques Lemaire and Serge Savard

3

2

3rd period

MTL

NYI

Canadiens

Rejean Houle (EV) assisted by Jacques Lemaire

4

2