The Pittsburgh Penguins were easily defeated by the New York Rangers, 8 to 3, on February 12, 1972.

Final

NYR

Rangers

34-11-9

8

PIT

Penguins

15-31-9

3

Team

NYR

PIT

1

2

0

2

3

2

3

3

1

Total

8

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYR

PIT

Rangers

Jean Ratelle (EV) assisted by Jim Neilson

1

0

Rangers

Bill Fairbairn (EV) assisted by Pete Stemkowski and Walt Tkaczuk

2

0

2nd period

NYR

PIT

Penguins

Bryan Hextall Jr. (EV) assisted by Bryan Watson and Duane Rupp

2

1

Rangers

Brad Park (EV) assisted by Pete Stemkowski and Walt Tkaczuk

3

1

Rangers

Brad Park (EV) assisted by Bill Fairbairn and Walt Tkaczuk

4

1

Rangers

Bill Fairbairn (SH) assisted by Walt Tkaczuk

5

1

Penguins

Bryan Hextall Jr. (EV) assisted by Ken Schinkel and Darryl Edestrand

5

2

3rd period

NYR

PIT

Rangers

Bruce MacGregor (EV) assisted by Bobby Rousseau and Brad Park

6

2

Rangers

Jean Ratelle (PP) assisted by Rod Seiling and Vic Hadfield

7

2

Penguins

Greg Polis (PP) assisted by Jean Pronovost and Bryan Hextall Jr.

7

3

Rangers

Brad Park (EV) assisted by Walt Tkaczuk and Bill Fairbairn

8

3