The New York Islanders squeaked out a win over the Boston Bruins, 4 to 3, on December 6, 1979.

Final

BOS

Bruins

15-7-4

3

NYI

Islanders

8-12-4

4

Team

BOS

NYI

1

0

1

2

1

2

3

2

1

Total

3

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BOS

NYI

Islanders

Bob Bourne (EV) assisted by Jean Potvin and Dave Langevin

0

1

2nd period

BOS

NYI

Bruins

Terry O'Reilly (EV) assisted by Peter McNab and Al Secord

1

1

Islanders

Mike Bossy (PP) unassisted

1

2

Islanders

Bryan Trottier (EV) assisted by Jean Potvin and Bob Bourne

1

3

3rd period

BOS

NYI

Bruins

John Wensink (EV) assisted by Tom Songin and Craig MacTavish

2

3

Islanders

Bryan Trottier (EV) assisted by Mike Bossy and Anders Kallur

2

4

Bruins

Peter McNab (EV) assisted by Mike Milbury and Brad McCrimmon

3

4