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1977-1978 NHL Playoffs

Preliminary Round

Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/11/1978 Buffalo Sabres 4 New York Rangers 1   Buffalo Memorial Auditorium Buffalo Sabres Lead Series 1-0
2 4/13/1978 New York Rangers 4 Buffalo Sabres 3 1 Madison Square Garden Series Tied 1-1
3 4/15/1978 Buffalo Sabres 4 New York Rangers 1   Buffalo Memorial Auditorium Buffalo Sabres Win Series 2-1
                 
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/11/1978 Atlanta Flames 3 Detroit Red Wings 5   Omni Coliseum Detroit Red Wings Lead Series 1-0
2 4/13/1978 Detroit Red Wings 3 Atlanta Flames 2   Olympia Stadium Detroit Red Wings Sweep Series 2-0
                 
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/11/1978 Toronto Maple Leafs 7 Los Angeles Kings 3   Maple Leaf Gardens Toronto Maple Leafs Lead Series 1-0
2 4/13/1978 Los Angeles Kings 0 Toronto Maple Leafs 4   Great Western Forum Toronto Maple Leafs Sweep Series 2-0
                 
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/11/1978 Philadelphia Flyers 3 Colorado Rockies 2 1 The Spectrum Philadelphia Flyers Lead Series 1-0
2 4/13/1978 Colorado Rockies 1 Philadelphia Flyers 3   McNichols Sports Arena Philadelphia Flyers Sweep Series 2-0
                 

Quarterfinals

Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/17/1978 New York Islanders 4 Toronto Maple Leafs 1   Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum New York Islanders Lead Series 1-0
2 4/19/1978 New York Islanders 3 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 1 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum New York Islanders Lead Series 2-0
3 4/21/1978 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 New York Islanders 0   Maple Leaf Gardens New York Islanders Lead Series 2-1
4 4/23/1978 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 New York Islanders 1   Maple Leaf Gardens Series Tied 2-2
5 4/25/1978 New York Islanders 2 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 1 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum New York Islanders Lead Series 3-2
6 4/27/1978 Toronto Maple Leafs 5 New York Islanders 2   Maple Leaf Gardens Series Tied 3-3
7 4/29/1978 New York Islanders 1 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 1 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Toronto Maple Leafs Win Series 4-3
                 
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/17/1978 Montreal Canadiens 6 Detroit Red Wings 2   Montreal Forum Montreal Canadiens Lead Series 1-0
2 4/19/1978 Montreal Canadiens 2 Detroit Red Wings 4   Montreal Forum Series Tied 1-1
3 4/21/1978 Detroit Red Wings 2 Montreal Canadiens 4   Olympia Stadium Montreal Canadiens Lead Series 2-1
4 4/23/1978 Detroit Red Wings 0 Montreal Canadiens 8   Olympia Stadium Montreal Canadiens Lead Series 3-1
5 4/25/1978 Montreal Canadiens 4 Detroit Red Wings 2   Montreal Forum Montreal Canadiens Win Series 4-1
                 
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/17/1978 Philadelphia Flyers 4 Buffalo Sabres 1   The Spectrum Philadelphia Flyers Lead Series 1-0
2 4/19/1978 Philadelphia Flyers 3 Buffalo Sabres 2   The Spectrum Philadelphia Flyers Lead Series 2-0
3 4/22/1978 Buffalo Sabres 4 Philadelphia Flyers 1   Buffalo Memorial Auditorium Philadelphia Flyers Lead Series 2-1
4 4/23/1978 Buffalo Sabres 2 Philadelphia Flyers 4   Buffalo Memorial Auditorium Philadelphia Flyers Lead Series 3-1
5 4/25/1978 Philadelphia Flyers 4 Buffalo Sabres 2   The Spectrum Philadelphia Flyers Win Series 4-1
                 
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 4/17/1978 Boston Bruins 6 Chicago Black Hawks 1   Boston Garden Boston Bruins Lead Series 1-0
2 4/19/1978 Boston Bruins 4 Chicago Black Hawks 3 1 Boston Garden Boston Bruins Lead Series 2-0
3 4/21/1978 Chicago Black Hawks 3 Boston Bruins 4 1 Chicago Stadium Boston Bruins Lead Series 3-0
4 4/23/1978 Chicago Black Hawks 2 Boston Bruins 5   Chicago Stadium Boston Bruins Sweep Series 4-0
                 

Semifinals

Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 5/2/1978 Montreal Canadiens 5 Toronto Maple Leafs 3   Montreal Forum Montreal Canadiens Lead Series 1-0
2 5/4/1978 Montreal Canadiens 3 Toronto Maple Leafs 2   Montreal Forum Montreal Canadiens Lead Series 2-0
3 5/6/1978 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 Montreal Canadiens 6   Maple Leaf Gardens Montreal Canadiens Lead Series 3-0
4 5/9/1978 Toronto Maple Leafs 0 Montreal Canadiens 2   Maple Leaf Gardens Montreal Canadiens Sweep Series 4-0
                 
Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 5/2/1978 Boston Bruins 3 Philadelphia Flyers 2 1 Boston Garden Boston Bruins Lead Series 1-0
2 5/4/1978 Boston Bruins 7 Philadelphia Flyers 5   Boston Garden Boston Bruins Lead Series 2-0
3 5/7/1978 Philadelphia Flyers 3 Boston Bruins 1   The Spectrum Boston Bruins Lead Series 2-1
4 5/9/1978 Philadelphia Flyers 2 Boston Bruins 4   The Spectrum Boston Bruins Lead Series 3-1
5 5/11/1978 Boston Bruins 6 Philadelphia Flyers 3   Boston Garden Boston Bruins Win Series 4-1
                 

Stanley Cup Finals

Game # Date Home Team Home Score Away Team Away Score OT? Venue Series Update
1 5/13/1978 Montreal Canadiens 4 Boston Bruins 1   Montreal Forum Montreal Canadiens Lead Series 1-0
2 5/16/1978 Montreal Canadiens 3 Boston Bruins 2 1 Montreal Forum Montreal Canadiens Lead Series 2-0
3 5/18/1978 Boston Bruins 4 Montreal Canadiens 0   Boston Garden Montreal Canadiens Lead Series 2-1
4 5/21/1978 Boston Bruins 4 Montreal Canadiens 3 1 Boston Garden Series Tied 2-2
5 5/23/1978 Montreal Canadiens 4 Boston Bruins 1   Montreal Forum Montreal Canadiens Lead Series 3-2
6 5/25/1978 Boston Bruins 1 Montreal Canadiens 4   Boston Garden Montreal Canadiens Win Series 4-2