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24-Apr-79


New York Rangers 8 @ Philadelphia Flyers 3


First Period

1 - NYR : Greschner 4 (Esposito, McEwen) (PP) 9:55
2 - NYR : Tkaczuk 2 (Farrish) (SH) 13:26

Penalties - PHI - Dennis Ververgaert (Tripping) 1:28 ; NYR - Marios (Tripping) 6:06 ; PHI - Mel Bridgman (Holding) 8:54 ; NYR - Marois (Hooking) 12:44 ; NYR - Davidson (Cross check) 14:23 ; PHI - Paul Holmgren (Interference) 14:23 ;

Second Period

No Scoring

Penalties - PHI - Rick Lapointe (Cross check) 2:50 ; PHI - Behn Wilson (Holding) 7:28 ; PHI - Bob Dailey (Cross check) 8:31 ; NYR - Plante (Roughing) 17:33 ; NYR - Davidson (Hi stick) 18:59 ; PHI - Paul Holmgren (Interference) 18:59 ;

Third Period

3 - NYR : Tkaczuk 3 (EV) 2:03
4 - NYR : Vickers 3 (Tkaczuk) (EV) 4:13
5 - NYR : Duguay 2 (Hedberg, Vadnais) (SH-EN) 8:19
6 - PHI : Reggie Leach 5 (Blake Dunlop, Paul Holmgren) (PP) 10:37
7 - PHI : Bob Dailey 1 (Dennis Ververgaert, Ken Linseman) (EV) 12:21
8 - PHI : Behn Wilson 1 (Ken Linseman, Dennis Ververgaert) (EV) 15:27
9 - NYR : Vadnais 1 (Duguay, Farrish) (EV) 16:50
10 - NYR : Johnstone 4 (Don Maloney, Esposito) (EV) 17:24
11 - NYR : Hedberg 2 (Vickers, Tkaczuk) (EN) 19:26

Penalties - NYR - Hickey (Holding) 7:01 ; NYR - Marois (Closing hand on puck) 9:34 ; NYR - Sheehan (Roughing) 15:01 ; PHI - Bill Barber (Roughing) 15:01 ;

Shots On Goal

123T
New York Rangers96823
Philadelphia Flyers561728

Powerplay Conversions

New York Rangers : 1 of 5
Philadelphia Flyers : 1 of 5

Goaltenders

John Davidson (NYR) (W) 25 saves on 28 shots - 60:00 mins
Wayne Stephenson (PHI) (L) 15 saves on 21 shots - 60:00 mins

3 Stars of the Game

1 - Tkaczuk (NYR)
2 - Vadnais (NYR)
3 - Duguay (NYR)

Officials

Referee: Wally Harris
Linesman: Matt Pavelich
Linesman: Claude Bechard

Game Rosters

New York Rangers
Name+/-shots
3 - Farrish1
4 - Greschner1
5 - Vadnais2
6 - Sheehan0
8 - Vickers1
10 - Duguay4
12 - Don Maloney5
14 - Murdoch2
15 - Hedberg2
16 - Hickey0
17 - Johnstone2
18 - Tkaczuk2
22 - Fotiu0
24 - Plante0
25 - Marois0
27 - McEwen0
30 - Davidson0
77 - Esposito1
Philadelphia Flyers
Name+/-shots
2 - Bob Dailey2
3 - Behn Wilson2
5 - Rick Lapointe2
6 - Andre Dupont0
7 - Bill Barber3
9 - Bob Kelly2
10 - Mel Bridgman0
16 - Bobby Clarke4
17 - Paul Holmgren1
19 - Rick MacLeish1
20 - Jim Watson1
22 - Tom Gorence1
26 - Ken Linseman2
27 - Reggie Leach5
28 - Dennis Ververgaert1
32 - Blake Dunlop0
35 - Wayne Stephenson0
37 - Al Hill1

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