League Playoff Series

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League Playoff Series Table
Stanley Cup Final 4-1 Montreal Canadiens over New York Rangers  View Matchup »
Game 1 May 13 New York Rangers 4 Montreal Canadiens 1
Game 2 May 15 New York Rangers 2 Montreal Canadiens 6
Game 3 May 17 Montreal Canadiens 4 New York Rangers 1
Game 4 May 19 Montreal Canadiens 4 New York Rangers 3 (OT)
Game 5 May 21 New York Rangers 1 Montreal Canadiens 4
 
Semi-Finals 4-3 Montreal Canadiens over Boston Bruins  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 26 Boston Bruins 2 Montreal Canadiens 4
Game 2 April 28 Boston Bruins 2 Montreal Canadiens 5
Game 3 May 1 Montreal Canadiens 1 Boston Bruins 2
Game 4 May 3 Montreal Canadiens 3 Boston Bruins 4 (OT)
Game 5 May 5 Boston Bruins 1 Montreal Canadiens 5
Game 6 May 8 Montreal Canadiens 2 Boston Bruins 5
Game 7 May 10 Boston Bruins 4 Montreal Canadiens 5 (OT)
Semi-Finals 4-2 New York Rangers over New York Islanders  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 26 New York Rangers 4 New York Islanders 1
Game 2 April 28 New York Rangers 3 New York Islanders 4 (OT)
Game 3 May 1 New York Islanders 1 New York Rangers 3
Game 4 May 3 New York Islanders 3 New York Rangers 2 (OT)
Game 5 May 5 New York Rangers 4 New York Islanders 3
Game 6 May 8 New York Islanders 1 New York Rangers 2
 
Quarter-Finals 4-1 New York Rangers over Philadelphia Flyers  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 16 New York Rangers 2 Philadelphia Flyers 3 (OT)
Game 2 April 18 New York Rangers 7 Philadelphia Flyers 1
Game 3 April 20 Philadelphia Flyers 1 New York Rangers 5
Game 4 April 22 Philadelphia Flyers 0 New York Rangers 6
Game 5 April 24 New York Rangers 8 Philadelphia Flyers 3
Quarter-Finals 4-0 Boston Bruins over Pittsburgh Penguins  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 16 Pittsburgh Penguins 2 Boston Bruins 6
Game 2 April 18 Pittsburgh Penguins 3 Boston Bruins 4
Game 3 April 21 Boston Bruins 2 Pittsburgh Penguins 1
Game 4 April 22 Boston Bruins 4 Pittsburgh Penguins 1
Quarter-Finals 4-0 Montreal Canadiens over Toronto Maple Leafs  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 16 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 Montreal Canadiens 5
Game 2 April 18 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 Montreal Canadiens 5
Game 3 April 21 Montreal Canadiens 4 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 (2OT)
Game 4 April 22 Montreal Canadiens 5 Toronto Maple Leafs 4 (OT)
Quarter-Finals 4-0 New York Islanders over Chicago Black Hawks  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 16 Chicago Black Hawks 2 New York Islanders 6
Game 2 April 18 Chicago Black Hawks 0 New York Islanders 1 (OT)
Game 3 April 20 New York Islanders 4 Chicago Black Hawks 0
Game 4 April 22 New York Islanders 3 Chicago Black Hawks 1
 
Preliminary Round 2-1 Pittsburgh Penguins over Buffalo Sabres  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 10 Pittsburgh Penguins 4 Buffalo Sabres 3
Game 2 April 12 Buffalo Sabres 3 Pittsburgh Penguins 1
Game 3 April 14 Pittsburgh Penguins 4 Buffalo Sabres 3 (OT)
Preliminary Round 2-0 Toronto Maple Leafs over Atlanta Flames  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 10 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 Atlanta Flames 1
Game 2 April 12 Atlanta Flames 4 Toronto Maple Leafs 7
Preliminary Round 2-0 New York Rangers over Los Angeles Kings  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 10 Los Angeles Kings 1 New York Rangers 7
Game 2 April 12 New York Rangers 2 Los Angeles Kings 1 (OT)
Preliminary Round 2-1 Philadelphia Flyers over Vancouver Canucks  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 10 Vancouver Canucks 3 Philadelphia Flyers 2
Game 2 April 12 Philadelphia Flyers 6 Vancouver Canucks 4
Game 3 April 14 Vancouver Canucks 2 Philadelphia Flyers 7

Team Statistics

Team Statistics Table
Rk Team GP W L T OW OL W-L% G GA DIFF
1Montreal Canadiens16124041.750634122
2New York Rangers18117014.611664224
3Boston Bruins1174011.63636324
4New York Islanders1064030.60027216
5Philadelphia Flyers835010.3752337-14
6Toronto Maple Leafs624002.3331924-5
7Pittsburgh Penguins725010.2861625-9
8Vancouver Canucks312000.333915-6
9Buffalo Sabres312001.333990
10Atlanta Flames202000.00059-4
11Los Angeles Kings202001.00029-7
12Chicago Black Hawks404001.000314-11
League Average7.53.83.80.01.11.1.50023.223.20

Overtime Goals

Overtime Goals Table
Date Location Name Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
1979-04-12LAKEsposito, PhilNYR2-1LAK16:11
1979-04-14BUFFerguson, GeorgePIT4-3BUF10:47
1979-04-16PHILinseman, KenPHI3-2NYR10:44
1979-04-18NYIBossy, MikeNYI1-0CBH12:31
1979-04-21TORConnor, CamMTL4-3TOR225:25
1979-04-22TORRobinson, LarryMTL5-4TOR14:14
1979-04-28NYIPotvin, DenisNYI4-3NYR18:02
1979-05-03BOSRatelle, JeanBOS4-3MTL13:46
1979-05-03NYRNystrom, BobNYI3-2NYR13:40
1979-05-10MTLLambert, YvonMTL5-4BOS19:33
1979-05-19NYRSavard, SergeMTL4-3NYR17:25

See All-time List of Playoff OT goals.

 

Playoff Leaders

Goals
1. Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 11
2. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 10
3. Phil Esposito* • NYR 8
4. Ron GreschnerNYR 7
Don MaloneyNYR 7
Don MurdochNYR 7
Jean Ratelle* • BOS 7
Assists
1. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 13
Don MaloneyNYR 13
3. Phil Esposito* • NYR 12
Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 12
5. Mike McEwenNYR 11
Points
1. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 23
Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 23
3. Phil Esposito* • NYR 20
Don MaloneyNYR 20
5. Bob Gainey* • MTL 16
Goals Created
1. Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 9.5
2. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 9.2
3. Phil Esposito* • NYR 7.6
4. Don MaloneyNYR 7.3
5. Bob Gainey* • MTL 6.1
Penalties in Minutes
1. Tiger WilliamsTOR 48
2. Dave MaloneyNYR 45
3. Doug RisebroughMTL 32
4. Colin CampbellPIT 30
5. Mario MaroisNYR 29
Willi PlettATF 29
Even Strength Goals
1. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 8
2. Don MaloneyNYR 7
3. Phil Esposito* • NYR 6
Bob Gainey* • MTL 6
5. Larry Robinson* • MTL 5
Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 5
Don MarcotteBOS 5
Peter McNabBOS 5
Jean Ratelle* • BOS 5
Power Play Goals
1. Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 6
2. Ron GreschnerNYR 4
3. Reggie LeachPHI 3
Don MurdochNYR 3
5. Jean Ratelle* • BOS 2
Rick MiddletonBOS 2
Mike McEwenNYR 2
Yvon LambertMTL 2
Guy Lafleur* • MTL 2
Phil Esposito* • NYR 2
Mike Bossy* • NYI 2
Darryl Sittler* • TOR 2
Short-Handed Goals
1. Dave MaloneyNYR 1
Eddie JohnstoneNYR 1
Lorne HenningNYI 1
Ron DuguayNYR 1
Ron GreschnerNYR 1
Anders HedbergNYR 1
Walt TkaczukNYR 1
Dick RedmondBOS 1
Walt McKechnieTOR 1
Game-Winning Goals
1. Ron GreschnerNYR 3
2. Phil Esposito* • NYR 2
Guy Lafleur* • MTL 2
Reggie LeachPHI 2
Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 2
Jean Ratelle* • BOS 2
Goals Per Game
1. Darryl Sittler* • TOR 0.83
2. Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 0.69
3. Jean Ratelle* • BOS 0.64
4. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 0.62
Reggie LeachPHI 0.62
Assists Per Game
1. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 0.81
2. Ken LinsemanPHI 0.75
Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 0.75
4. Rick MiddletonBOS 0.73
5. Don MaloneyNYR 0.72
Points Per Game
1. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 1.44
Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 1.44
3. Jean Ratelle* • BOS 1.18
4. Phil Esposito* • NYR 1.11
Don MaloneyNYR 1.11
Goals Created Per Game
1. Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 0.59
2. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 0.57
3. Jean Ratelle* • BOS 0.50
4. Phil Esposito* • NYR 0.42
5. Don MaloneyNYR 0.41
Games Played
1. John DavidsonNYR 18
2. Ken Dryden* • MTL 16
3. Denis HerronPIT 7
4. Gerry Cheevers* • BOS 6
5. Mike PalmateerTOR 5
Glenn ReschNYI 5
Billy Smith* • NYI 5
Robbie MoorePHI 5
Gilles GilbertBOS 5
Wins
1. Ken Dryden* • MTL 12
2. John DavidsonNYR 11
3. Billy Smith* • NYI 4
Gerry Cheevers* • BOS 4
5. Robbie MoorePHI 3
Gilles GilbertBOS 3
Losses
1. John DavidsonNYR 7
2. Denis HerronPIT 5
3. Ken Dryden* • MTL 4
Tony Esposito* • CBH 4
5. Mike PalmateerTOR 3
Glenn ReschNYI 3
Wayne StephensonPHI 3
Goals Against
1. John DavidsonNYR 42
2. Ken Dryden* • MTL 41
3. Denis HerronPIT 24
4. Robbie MoorePHI 18
5. Mike PalmateerTOR 17
Goals Against Average
1. Billy Smith* • NYI 1.90
2. Glenn ReschNYI 2.20
3. John DavidsonNYR 2.28
4. Ken Dryden* • MTL 2.48
5. Gerry Cheevers* • BOS 2.50
Shutouts
1. John DavidsonNYR 1
Glenn ReschNYI 1
Billy Smith* • NYI 1
Minutes
1. John DavidsonNYR 1106
2. Ken Dryden* • MTL 990
3. Denis HerronPIT 421
4. Gerry Cheevers* • BOS 360
5. Billy Smith* • NYI 315

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