The Montreal Canadiens fell to the New York Islanders, 5 to 3, on March 22, 1979.

Final

NYI

Islanders

46-13-12

5

MTL

Canadiens

45-16-10

3

Team

NYI

MTL

1

3

1

2

1

2

3

1

0

Total

5

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

MTL

Islanders

Mike Bossy (EV) assisted by Stefan Persson and John Tonelli

1

0

Canadiens

Jacques Lemaire (PP) assisted by Guy Lapointe and Mark Napier

1

1

Islanders

Pat Price (EV) assisted by Bryan Trottier

2

1

Islanders

Lorne Henning (EV) assisted by Billy Harris and Denis Potvin

3

1

2nd period

NYI

MTL

Canadiens

Mario Tremblay (EV) assisted by Bob Gainey and Doug Jarvis

3

2

Canadiens

Jacques Lemaire (EV) assisted by Brian Engblom

3

3

Islanders

Denis Potvin (EV) assisted by Clark Gillies and Mike Kaszycki

4

3

3rd period

NYI

MTL

Islanders

Bob Bourne (EV) assisted by Bryan Trottier

5

3