The Pittsburgh Penguins couldn't pull it off against the Montreal Canadiens, 5 to 4, on March 8, 1972.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

40-14-12

5

PIT

Penguins

21-37-9

4

Team

MTL

PIT

1

2

3

2

1

0

3

2

1

Total

5

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

PIT

Canadiens

Jacques Lemaire (PP) assisted by Frank Mahovlich and Guy Lapointe

1

0

Canadiens

Jimmy Roberts (SH) assisted by Claude Larose

2

0

Penguins

Jean Pronovost (EV) assisted by Val Fonteyne and Eddie Shack

2

1

Penguins

Val Fonteyne (EV) assisted by Syl Apps Jr. and Bryan Watson

2

2

Penguins

Ken Schinkel (EV) assisted by Bryan Watson and Duane Rupp

2

3

2nd period

MTL

PIT

Canadiens

Yvan Cournoyer (EV) assisted by Jacques Lemaire and Marc Tardif

3

3

3rd period

MTL

PIT

Canadiens

Jimmy Roberts (EV) assisted by Claude Larose and Henri Richard

4

3

Canadiens

Frank Mahovlich (EV) assisted by Guy Lafleur

5

3

Penguins

Eddie Shack (EV) assisted by Ron Schock

5

4