The Detroit Red Wings couldn't pull it off against the Boston Bruins, 5 to 4, on March 4, 1972.

Final

BOS

Bruins

48-8-9

5

DET

Red Wings

28-29-9

4

Team

BOS

DET

1

2

1

2

0

0

3

3

3

Total

5

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BOS

DET

Bruins

Wayne Cashman (EV) assisted by Phil Esposito

1

0

Red Wings

Leon Rochefort (EV) assisted by Red Berenson and Tim Ecclestone

1

1

Bruins

Mike Walton (EV) assisted by Wayne Cashman and Phil Esposito

2

1

3rd period

BOS

DET

Red Wings

Alex Delvecchio (PP) assisted by Marcel Dionne

2

2

Bruins

Wayne Cashman (EV) assisted by Phil Esposito

3

2

Bruins

Dallas Smith (EV) assisted by Phil Esposito and Wayne Cashman

4

2

Bruins

John Bucyk (EV) assisted by Fred Stanfield

5

2

Red Wings

Gary Bergman (EV) assisted by Alex Delvecchio and Guy Charron

5

3

Red Wings

Nick Libett (PP) assisted by Mickey Redmond and Bill Collins

5

4