The Los Angeles Kings were easily defeated by the New York Islanders, 8 to 3, on February 19, 1979.

Final

NYI

Islanders

36-10-10

8

LAK

Kings

24-26-8

3

Team

NYI

LAK

1

3

1

2

2

1

3

3

1

Total

8

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

LAK

Islanders

Clark Gillies (EV) assisted by Gerry Hart and Bryan Trottier

1

0

Islanders

Wayne Merrick (EV) assisted by Bob Nystrom and Dave Lewis

2

0

Islanders

Billy Harris (EV) assisted by Bob Bourne and John Tonelli

3

0

Kings

Dave Taylor (EV) assisted by Charlie Simmer

3

1

2nd period

NYI

LAK

Islanders

Mike Bossy (EV) assisted by Gerry Hart

4

1

Islanders

Bob Nystrom (EV) assisted by Stefan Persson and Wayne Merrick

5

1

Kings

Charlie Simmer (PP) assisted by Dave Taylor and Butch Goring

5

2

3rd period

NYI

LAK

Islanders

Wayne Merrick (EV) unassisted

6

2

Islanders

Bob Bourne (EV) assisted by Billy Harris

7

2

Islanders

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

8

2

Kings

Rick Hampton (EV) assisted by Mark Heaslip and Vic Venasky

8

3