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Thursday December 16, 1971
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NHL game summary from December 16, 1971



Team123F
New York Rangers (20-5-5) 0 0 1 1
Boston Bruins (20-6-2) 4 2 2 8
1: BOS, Bobby Orr 14 (Phil Esposito), 1:47 - PP
   BOS, Phil Esposito 24 (Wayne Cashman, Ken Hodge), 12:01
   BOS, Dallas Smith 5 (Phil Esposito), 14:51
   BOS, Ken Hodge 8 (Phil Esposito, Wayne Cashman), 19:15
2: BOS, Johnny Bucyk 14 (Fred Stanfield, John McKenzie), :23
   BOS, Ed Westfall 7 (Fred Stanfield, Bobby Orr), 17:34
3: BOS, Fred Stanfield 8, 9:59 - SH
   NYR, Walt Tkaczuk 8 (Gene Carr, Bill Fairbairn), 10:38
   BOS, Reggie Leach 5 (Fred Stanfield, Mike Walton), 19:17

Penalties:

1: Bobby Rousseau, NYR 1:10
   John McKenzie, BOS [major] 4:52
   Ted Irvine, NYR [major] 4:52
   Ted Green, BOS 5:06
2: Derek Sanderson, BOS 8:26
   Gary Doak, NYR 10:54
   Phil Esposito, BOS 14:26
   Ken Hodge, BOS [Game misconduct] 18:37
   Vic Hadfield, NYR [Game misconduct] 18:37
   Brad Park, NYR [major, misconduct] 18:37
   Rod Gilbert, NYR [major, misconduct] 18:37
   Dallas Smith, BOS [major, misconduct] 18:37
   Ted Green, BOS [major, misconduct] 18:37
   Gary Doak, NYR 18:54
3: Wayne Cashman, BOS 1:17
   Dale Rolfe, NYR 5:29
   Rick Smith, BOS 7:59
   Gene Carr, NYR 15:15
   Wayne Cashman, BOS 16:43
   Bill Fairbairn, NYR 16:43

Penalty time: NYR: 57 minutes
              BOS: 57 minutes

NYR Player Data#PosGoalsAssistsPointsPIM+/-Shots
Ed Giacomin 1 G 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brad Park 2 D 0 0 0 15 -3 1
Gary Doak 3 D 0 0 0 4 -1 3
Dale Rolfe 5 D 0 0 0 2 -4 2
Glen Sather 6 LW 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rod Gilbert 7 RW 0 0 0 15 -3 0
Pierre Jarry 8 LW 0 0 0 0 -1 0
Bill Fairbairn 10 RW 0 1 1 2 -2 1
Vic Hadfield 11 LW 0 0 0 10 -2 2
Bruce MacGregor 14 C 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jim Neilson 15 D 0 0 0 0 -2 3
Rod Seiling 16 D 0 0 0 0 -1 3
Walt Tkaczuk 18 C 1 0 1 0 -1 5
Jean Ratelle 19 C 0 0 0 0 -3 3
Gene Carr 20 C 0 1 1 2 -1 3
Pete Stemkowski 21 C 0 0 0 0 -1 4
Bobby Rousseau 22 RW 0 0 0 2 -1 0
Ab Demarco 24 D 0 0 0 0 -2 5
Ted Irvine 27 LW 0 0 0 5 -2 1
Gilles Villemure 30 G 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL   (12 forwards, 6 defensemen)-3038

BOS Player Data#PosGoalsAssistsPointsPIM+/-Shots
Bobby Orr 4 D 1 1 2 0 3 3
Ted Green 6 D 0 0 0 17 3 0
Phil Esposito 7 C 1 3 4 2 2 7
Ken Hodge 8 RW 1 1 2 10 3 2
Johnny Bucyk 9 LW 1 0 1 0 2 4
Rick Smith 10 D 0 0 0 2 3 0
Mike Walton 11 C 0 1 1 0 1 2
Wayne Cashman 12 LW 0 2 2 4 2 1
Garnet "Ace" Bailey 14 LW 0 0 0 0 -1 0
Derek Sanderson 16 C 0 0 0 2 0 0
Fred Stanfield 17 LW 1 3 4 0 4 4
Ed Westfall 18 RW 1 0 1 0 1 1
John McKenzie 19 RW 0 1 1 5 2 2
Dallas Smith 20 D 1 0 1 15 3 1
Matt Ravlich 23 D 0 0 0 0 1 0
Reggie Leach 27 RW 1 0 1 0 1 1
Gerry Cheevers 30 G 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL   (11 forwards, 5 defensemen)3028

Shots: NYR: 11-10-17-38
       BOS: 12- 7-10-29

Goalies: NYR: Ed Giacomin (L, 9-4-3), Gilles Villemure
         BOS: Gerry Cheevers (W, 9-3-1)

Referee: Wally Harris
Linesmen: Matt Pavelich, Bob Kilger

Attendance: 14,995



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