The Detroit Red Wings couldn't pull it off against the Los Angeles Kings, 5 to 4, on March 31, 1979.

Final

LAK

Kings

33-32-11

5

DET

Red Wings

21-39-16

4

Team

LAK

DET

1

1

2

2

1

1

3

3

1

Total

5

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

LAK

DET

Red Wings

Dale McCourt (EV) assisted by Reed Larson

0

1

Red Wings

Nick Libett (EV) assisted by Greg Carroll

0

2

Kings

Marcel Dionne (PP) assisted by Charlie Simmer and Randy Manery

1

2

2nd period

LAK

DET

Red Wings

Dan Labraaten (EV) assisted by Vaclav Nedomansky and Dale McCourt

1

3

Kings

Murray Wilson (EV) assisted by Steve Jensen and Marcel Dionne

2

3

3rd period

LAK

DET

Red Wings

Errol Thompson (EV) assisted by Andre St. Laurent and Reed Larson

2

4

Kings

Butch Goring (EV) assisted by Mike Murphy

3

4

Kings

Charlie Simmer (EV) assisted by Marcel Dionne and Robert Palmer

4

4

Kings

Mike Murphy (EV) assisted by Glenn Goldup and Randy Manery

5

4