The Vancouver Canucks couldn't pull it off against the Detroit Red Wings, 5 to 4, on March 18, 1978.

Final

DET

Red Wings

27-29-12

5

VAN

Canucks

19-37-15

4

Team

DET

VAN

1

0

1

2

2

2

3

3

1

Total

5

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

DET

VAN

Canucks

Dennis Ververgaert (EV) assisted by Mike Walton and Sheldon Kannegiesser

0

1

2nd period

DET

VAN

Canucks

Hilliard Graves (EV) unassisted

0

2

Red Wings

Andre St. Laurent (PP) assisted by Errol Thompson and Nick Libett

1

2

Canucks

Hilliard Graves (EV) assisted by Bob Manno and Garry Monahan

1

3

Red Wings

Bill Lochead (EV) assisted by Thommie Bergman

2

3

3rd period

DET

VAN

Red Wings

Nick Libett (PP) assisted by Dennis Polonich and Dale McCourt

3

3

Red Wings

Nick Libett (EV) assisted by Rick Bowness

4

3

Red Wings

Dale McCourt (EV) assisted by Thommie Bergman

5

3

Canucks

Bob Manno (PP) assisted by Rick Blight and Garry Monahan

5

4