The New York Rangers were easily defeated by the Pittsburgh Penguins, 5 to 1, on March 18, 1979.

Final

PIT

Penguins

31-28-10

5

NYR

Rangers

38-24-8

1

Team

PIT

NYR

1

1

1

2

2

0

3

2

0

Total

5

1

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

PIT

NYR

Penguins

Ross Lonsberry (EV) assisted by Rick Kehoe and Orest Kindrachuk

1

0

Rangers

Don Maloney (PP) assisted by Anders Hedberg and Don Murdoch

1

1

2nd period

PIT

NYR

Penguins

Ron Stackhouse (PP) assisted by Rick Kehoe

2

1

Penguins

Ron Stackhouse (PP) assisted by Randy Carlyle

3

1

3rd period

PIT

NYR

Penguins

Orest Kindrachuk (EV) assisted by George Ferguson and Gregg Sheppard

4

1

Penguins

Ron Stackhouse (PP) assisted by Rod Schutt and Gregg Sheppard

5

1