Source: BLUE LINE New England Whalers program 1/4/78

New England     1 1 1 1 - 4
Cincinnati           1 1 1 0 - 3

1st period
1. Cin: Ftorek
2. NE: Lyle

2nd period
3. NE: Gordie Howe 12 (Gordie Howe, Rogers) 11:11
4. Cin: Ftorek

3rd period
5. Cin: Hislop 1:02
6. NE: Maxwell 1 (Pleau) 19:44

OT
7. Gordie Howe 13 (Mark Howe, Lyle) 5:16

Goalies:
New England Smith