1979 NHL Stanley Cup Semi-Finals
Montreal Canadiens defeat Boston Bruins 4-3

Boston Bruins
W-L: 43-23-14, .625
SRS: 0.57 (4th of 17)
Goals: 316 (4th of 17)
Goals Against: 270 (6th of 17)
Montreal Canadiens
W-L: 52-17-11, .719
SRS: 1.53 (2nd of 17)
Goals: 337 (2nd of 17)
Goals Against: 204 (1st of 17)
Game 1, April 26
Boston Bruins 2
Montreal Canadiens 4  
BOS J. Ratelle, D. Marcotte
MTL J. Lemaire, G. Lafleur, P. Larouche, D. Jarvis
Game 2, April 28
Boston Bruins 2
Montreal Canadiens 5  
BOS R. Middleton, P. McNab
MTL J. Lemaire, B. Gainey, M. Tremblay, G. Lafleur, R. Chartraw
Game 3, May 1
Montreal Canadiens 1
Boston Bruins 2  
MTL L. Robinson
BOS S. Jonathan, B. Park
Game 4, May 3
Montreal Canadiens 3
Boston Bruins 4 OT
MTL P. Mondou, G. Lafleur, G. Lapointe
BOS J. Ratelle 3, P. McNab
Game 5, May 5
Boston Bruins 1
Montreal Canadiens 5  
BOS W. Cashman
MTL G. Lafleur 2, L. Robinson, S. Savard, M. Tremblay
Game 6, May 8
Montreal Canadiens 2
Boston Bruins 5  
MTL L. Robinson, P. Mondou
BOS S. Jonathan 3, D. Marcotte, W. Cashman
Game 7, May 10
Boston Bruins 4
Montreal Canadiens 5 OT
BOS R. Middleton 2, W. Cashman 2
MTL J. Lemaire, M. Napier, G. Lapointe, G. Lafleur, Y. Lambert

Boston Bruins Skaters Series Stats

Boston Bruins Skaters Series Stats Table
Scoring Goals Assists
No. Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S%
10Jean RatelleC3874593231015001428.6
16Rick MiddletonRW2573470021003101618.8
12Wayne CashmanLW336426-5631011101625.0
24Terry O'ReillyRW2770661140000510130.0
17Stan JonathanLW23740401040000001822.2
21Don MarcotteLW3172240620002001612.5
22Brad ParkD307134-281001210137.7
23Rick SmithD307033-16000030020.0
8Peter McNabC267202-4020000001414.3
26Mike MilburyD267022-12000011030.0
11Bobby SchmautzRW337022140000200120.0
25Gary DoakD32501102000010010.0
27Dwight FosterRW21701100000010030.0
14Bob MillerC227011140000100150.0
6Dick RedmondD297011-220000010110.0
29Al SimsD257011100000100100.0
18John WensinkLW255000-20000000050.0
20Al SecordLW2020000000000000
Team Total203454-106617303286018211.0

Boston Bruins Goalies Series Stats

Boston Bruins Goalies Series Stats Table
Goalie Stats Ice Time
No. Player Pos Age GP DEC GA SA SV SV% SO PIM TOI ATOI
1Gilles GilbertG2953-2-016161145.90100313:1762:39
30Gerry CheeversG3820-2-084032.80000119:1959:40
Team Total3-4-024201177.88100432:3661:48

Montreal Canadiens Skaters Series Stats

Montreal Canadiens Skaters Series Stats Table
Scoring Goals Assists
No. Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S%
10Guy LafleurRW27766125051014202623.1
25Jacques LemaireC3373580212003202213.6
19Larry RobinsonD2773364230002101030.0
6Pierre MondouC2372461011004001414.3
23Bob GaineyLW257156-121000410714.3
5Guy LapointeD3062354811001201414.3
14Mario TremblayRW2272351420013001414.3
18Serge SavardD337123100100110714.3
8Doug RisebroughC2560331180000300100.0
21Doug JarvisC237112-321000100714.3
11Yvon LambertLW2871122101001100156.7
28Pierre LaroucheC233112301001100425.0
31Mark NapierRW224112201000100812.5
27Rick ChartrawD/RW247101161000000714.3
3Brian EngblomD247011-10000010080.0
22Steve ShuttLW263011020000100140.0
15Rejean HouleW29101100000010050.0
20Cam ConnorRW245000-20000000020.0
30Pat HughesRW235000-52000000060.0
24Gilles LupienD245000-30000000020.0
17Rod LangwayD212000-1400000000
Team Total25416696219604329020212.4

Montreal Canadiens Goalies Series Stats

Montreal Canadiens Goalies Series Stats Table
Goalie Stats Ice Time
No. Player Pos Age GP DEC GA SA SV SV% SO PIM TOI ATOI
29Ken DrydenG3174-3-020182162.89002433:0461:52
Team Total4-3-020182162.89002433:0461:52
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1978-79 Regular Season Stats

Sunday, Nov 5, 1978
Montreal Canadiens 1
Boston Bruins 1  
G 2 tied 1
A 3 tied 1
W  
Saturday, Dec 30, 1978
Boston Bruins 1
Montreal Canadiens 6  
G 7 tied 1
A 10 tied 1
W K. Dryden · MTL  
Saturday, Jan 27, 1979
Boston Bruins 1
Montreal Canadiens 3  
G 4 tied 1
A 6 tied 1
W K. Dryden · MTL  
Sunday, Apr 1, 1979
Montreal Canadiens 3
Boston Bruins 3  
G 6 tied 1
A 7 tied 1
W  

BOS Scoring Regular Season

BOS Scoring Regular Season Table
Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Age Pos GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1Rick Middleton25RW71384886327251215378315225.06.81.68.4
2Peter McNab26C76354580281031404387020017.55.91.57.4
3Terry O'Reilly27RW802651779205233054110012021.74.81.05.8
4Jean Ratelle*38C8027457217121611053311113719.74.51.25.7
5Wayne Cashman33LW7527406716631710042812013320.34.31.15.5
6Bob Miller22C77153348213015001312014910.11.81.33.1
7Don Marcotte31LW7920274761014245251115612.82.00.92.9
8John Wensink25LW762818462010628004162013121.42.71.34.0
9Bobby Schmautz33RW65202242-17713614156119910.12.20.62.8
10Brad Park*30D40732392810430012191967.32.73.36.1
11Mike Milbury26D74134352314910003031761.31.24.45.7
12Dick Redmond29D64726331213401111501444.91.82.74.5
13Al Sims25D67920292328900213701287.01.54.25.7
14Rick Smith30D6571825204670011800789.01.13.95.0
15Dwight Foster21C44111324-114920011205719.30.90.41.3
16Al Secord20LW71167237125160007008020.00.20.81.0
17Gary Doak32D6361117102851001100649.40.43.23.7
18Stan Jonathan23LW33691599660019003218.80.30.60.9
19Dennis O'Brien29D642810151072000800732.7-0.43.63.1
20Mike Walton34C14426-1040012001526.70.20.10.3
21Bill Bennett25LW7145421000400425.00.20.20.4
22Tom Songin25RW17314-3021001001618.8-0.10.1-0.1
23Gerry Cheevers*38G4302202300000250858:200.00.07.9
24Ab DeMarco29D300000000000050.0-0.10.10.1
25Gilles Gilbert29G2300001600000125354:280.00.03.3
26Graeme Nicolson21D100000000000000.00.00.0
27Jim Pettie25G1900001700000103754:340.00.02.7
Team Total803165168322831202251596434011058224514.145.138.096.9

BOS Goalies Regular Season

BOS Goalies Regular Season Table
Goalie Stats
Rk Player Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA
1Gerry Cheevers*384323910132981849.8653.1612508115-16.80
2Gilles Gilbert2923128274567493.8693.5401253111-7.42
3Jim Pettie251986262432370.8563.5911037122-11.27
Team Total43231426819801712.8653.3524798116

MTL Scoring Regular Season

MTL Scoring Regular Season Table
Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Age Pos GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1Guy Lafleur*27RW805277129552839130134432134215.211.02.413.4
2Steve Shutt*26LW723740773831271006328019019.56.11.87.9
3Pierre Mondou23C773141725826246173011016319.05.02.47.4
4Yvon Lambert28LW79264066302620517328013319.54.01.65.7
5Larry Robinson*27D671645614933124013212114611.04.66.411.0
6Mario Tremblay22RW76302959237427303280116318.43.91.45.3
7Jacques Lemaire*33C50243155910176142110020411.84.20.74.9
8Guy Lapointe*30D6913425527437601251702046.43.95.29.1
9Rejean Houle29LW66173451174311604286010516.22.71.13.8
10Bob Gainey*25LW79201838124418111180015313.11.31.12.4
11Serge Savard*33D8072633473041202330828.51.46.98.3
12Mark Napier22RW541120311611920014607315.11.11.02.1
13Doug Risebrough25C4810152522621000215008312.00.81.11.9
14Doug Jarvis23C80101323616901113001198.4-0.70.90.3
15Pierre Larouche23C36913223454006706414.11.00.41.4
16Pat Hughes23RW41981772281018005117.60.40.61.0
17Rick Chartraw24D6251116142950011100816.20.34.14.4
18Brian Engblom24D623111421603000830605.00.04.54.5
19Gilles Lupien24D721910311241000900581.7-0.75.64.9
20Rod Langway*21D453476303000400486.3-0.22.72.5
21Yvan Cournoyer*35RW15257522000410238.70.10.30.4
22Cam Connor24C231342391000300128.3-0.50.3-0.3
23Ken Dryden*31G470330400000281259:500.00.012.1
24Michel Larocque26G340330200000198458:200.00.07.1
25Dan Newman27LW16022-14000020090.0-0.50.1-0.4
26Dave Lumley24RW300000000000020.0-0.10.0-0.1
Team Total80337543880497797262687524101243256813.149.252.5120.9

MTL Goalies Regular Season

MTL Goalies Regular Season Table
Goalie Stats
Rk Player Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA
1Ken Dryden*31473010710811901082.9092.30528127731.74
2Michel Larocque2634227494841747.8882.8431984954.76
Team Total52171120220311829.9012.538479686
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