The New York Islanders dominated the Montreal Canadiens, 7 to 3, on February 27, 1979.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

42-11-8

3

NYI

Islanders

39-11-10

7

Team

MTL

NYI

1

1

1

2

1

3

3

1

3

Total

3

7

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

NYI

Canadiens

Larry Robinson (EV) assisted by Guy Lafleur and Jacques Lemaire

1

0

Islanders

Stefan Persson (PP) assisted by Denis Potvin and Bryan Trottier

1

1

2nd period

MTL

NYI

Islanders

Denis Potvin (PP) assisted by Mike Bossy and Bryan Trottier

1

2

Islanders

Clark Gillies (EV) assisted by Mike Bossy

1

3

Canadiens

Mario Tremblay (EV) assisted by Guy Lapointe and Yvon Lambert

2

3

Islanders

Bob Nystrom (EV) assisted by Stefan Persson

2

4

3rd period

MTL

NYI

Islanders

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

2

5

Islanders

Billy Harris (EV) assisted by Denis Potvin

2

6

Islanders

Clark Gillies (EV) assisted by Mike Bossy and Gerry Hart

2

7

Canadiens

Bob Gainey (EV) assisted by Rejean Houle and Doug Jarvis

3

7