The New York Rangers squeaked out a win over the Los Angeles Kings, 5 to 4, on April 2, 1979.

Final

LAK

Kings

33-33-11

4

NYR

Rangers

40-27-10

5

Team

LAK

NYR

1

1

2

2

2

2

3

1

1

Total

4

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

LAK

NYR

Kings

Butch Goring (SH) assisted by Robert Palmer

1

0

Rangers

Walt Tkaczuk (EV) assisted by Mike McEwen and Steve Vickers

1

1

Rangers

Pat Hickey (EV) assisted by Lucien DeBlois and Carol Vadnais

1

2

2nd period

LAK

NYR

Kings

Charlie Simmer (PP) assisted by Marcel Dionne and Dave Taylor

2

2

Rangers

Pat Hickey (EV) assisted by Lucien DeBlois and Ron Duguay

2

3

Rangers

Ron Greschner (PP) assisted by Anders Hedberg

2

4

Kings

Marcel Dionne (PP) assisted by Charlie Simmer and Butch Goring

3

4

3rd period

LAK

NYR

Rangers

Phil Esposito (PP) assisted by Don Murdoch and Steve Vickers

3

5

Kings

Butch Goring (EV) assisted by Mike Murphy and Randy Holt

4

5