1979 NHL Stanley Cup Final
Montreal Canadiens defeat New York Rangers 4-1

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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)
New York Rangers
W-L: 40-29-11, .569
SRS: 0.40 (6th of 17)
Goals: 316 (4th of 17)
Goals Against: 292 (13th of 17)

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%
25Jacques LemaireC3354372222012101136.4
11Yvon LambertLW2852464420004001118.2
22Steve ShuttLW2652463211003101910.5
23Bob GaineyLW2553252630012001618.8
15Rejean HouleW295145421000400425.0
10Guy LafleurRW275213002000100296.9
8Doug RisebroughC25512311210012001010.0
18Serge SavardD335123421001110520.0
27Rick ChartrawD/RW2451123121000100520.0
14Mario TremblayRW225112141000100911.1
21Doug JarvisC23502232000020080.0
31Mark NapierRW225101021000000911.1
19Larry RobinsonD27501160000001060.0
3Brian EngblomD24500010000000020.0
17Rod LangwayD215000-112000000060.0
28Pierre LaroucheC2310000000000000
24Gilles LupienD24400032000000040.0
6Pierre MondouC23500002000000070.0
Team Total192746366616304234016111.8

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 DrydenG3154-1-0119483.88300287:1257:26
1Michel LarocqueG2610-0-00991.0000020:0020:00
Team Total4-1-01110392.89300307:1251:12

New York Rangers Skaters Series Stats

New York Rangers 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%
77Phil EspositoC365213-51011001001118.2
15Anders HedbergRW275123021000011119.1
16Pat HickeyLW255123-101000200616.7
26Dave MaloneyD2251230100010200425.0
10Ron DuguayC/RW2152021420000001020.0
14Don MurdochRW225112-221000100520.0
8Steve VickersLW275112-100100100616.7
27Mike McEwenD225022-84000011070.0
4Ron GreschnerD245101-581001000812.5
5Carol VadnaisD335101101000000250.0
12Don MaloneyLW205011-46000010030.0
6Bobby SheehanC305011-30000010050.0
18Walt TkaczukC31501104000000160.0
23Lucien DeBloisC212000-10000000010.0
3Dave FarrishD2210000000000000
17Eddie JohnstoneRW245000-42000000030.0
25Mario MaroisD215000-24000000080.0
11Ulf NilssonC282000-12000000020.0
24Pierre PlanteRW275000-20000000050.0
Team Total111425-37588211102210310.7

New York Rangers Goalies Series Stats

New York Rangers Goalies Series Stats Table
Goalie Stats Ice Time
No. Player Pos Age GP DEC GA SA SV SV% SO PIM TOI ATOI
30John DavidsonG2551-4-019161142.88202307:0761:25
Team Total1-4-019161142.88202307:0761:25
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1978-79 Regular Season Stats

Saturday, Oct 28, 1978
New York Rangers 2
Montreal Canadiens 1  
G 3 tied 1
A R. Greschner · NYR 2
W W. Thomas · NYR  
Wednesday, Jan 3, 1979
Montreal Canadiens 2
New York Rangers 6  
G 8 tied 1
A 2 tied 2
W J. Davidson · NYR  
Saturday, Mar 10, 1979
New York Rangers 6
Montreal Canadiens 3  
G L. DeBlois · NYR 2
A 2 tied 2
W D. Soetaert · NYR  
Sunday, Mar 25, 1979
Montreal Canadiens 1
New York Rangers 0  
G Y. Lambert · MTL 1
A 2 tied 1
W M. Larocque · MTL  

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

NYR Scoring Regular Season

NYR 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
1Phil Esposito*36C80423678-1372814072412021519.56.00.86.7
2Anders Hedberg27RW803345782033276052914221415.45.31.46.7
3Pat Hickey25LW80344175856268013110019317.65.11.06.2
4Ulf Nilsson28C59273966172117825281019628.14.81.15.8
5Ron Duguay21C79273663103524123279017815.23.71.14.8
6Mike McEwen22D80203858113513704241312049.84.34.08.3
7Ron Greschner24D6017365306698012312115311.14.12.56.6
8Steve Vickers27LW66133447-724940326808615.11.90.52.4
9Carol Vadnais33D778374514863411221231495.42.44.06.4
10Walt Tkaczuk31C77152742193811400241213910.81.21.32.6
11Don Murdoch22RW40152237-6611402157013311.32.40.22.6
12Pierre Plante27RW7062531103760011933847.10.01.01.0
13Mario Marois21D715263117153410017901154.31.24.05.2
14Dean Talafous25RW68131629629922313218315.70.40.91.3
15Lucien DeBlois21RW62111728-102611001125010610.40.50.30.8
16Dave Maloney22D7611172816151902116108313.31.44.15.5
17Don Maloney20LW2891726439630016103923.11.50.41.9
18Dave Farrish22D7111920-36110011810961.00.12.82.9
19Eddie Johnstone24RW30538-52750003001827.8-0.20.2-0.1
20Nick Fotiu26LW7135831903001410515.9-2.10.8-1.3
21Greg Polis28LW61121810001001010.00.00.10.1
22Dan Clark21D401116000010040.00.00.20.2
23Mike Korney25RW180114180000100200.0-0.70.3-0.4
24Frank Beaton25LW2000-1000000000-0.10.0-0.1
25Tim Bothwell23D1000-12000000020.00.00.00.0
26John Davidson25G3900001200000222757:060.00.05.9
27Andre Dore20D200000000000000.00.10.0
28Mike McDougal20RW100000000000000.00.00.0
29Doug Soetaert23G17000040000089852:500.00.02.0
30Wayne Thomas31G310000000000166653:440.00.04.1
31Dean Turner20D1000-10000000000.00.00.0
Team Total8031653985512612002337494039413114247112.843.132.988.0

NYR Goalies Regular Season

NYR 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
1John Davidson2539201251311031900.8733.5302227108-9.93
2Wayne Thomas313115103101752651.8663.6411666114-12.69
3Doug Soetaert231757357434377.8693.810898112-6.03
Team Total40291128922171928.8703.6214791111
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