The Dallas Stars fell to the Montreal Canadiens, 6 to 4, on January 1, 1997.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

14-18-7

6

DAL

Stars

22-14-3

4

Team

MTL

DAL

1

2

0

2

1

2

3

3

2

Total

6

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

DAL

Canadiens

Vincent Damphousse (SH) assisted by Mark Recchi and Peter Popovic

1

0

Canadiens

Chris Murray (EV) assisted by Turner Stevenson and Eric Houde

2

0

2nd period

MTL

DAL

Stars

Jere Lehtinen (EV) assisted by Grant Ledyard and Brent Gilchrist

2

1

Stars

Darryl Sydor (EV) assisted by Todd Harvey and Grant Ledyard

2

2

Canadiens

Mark Recchi (EV) assisted by Vincent Damphousse and Craig Rivet

3

2

3rd period

MTL

DAL

Stars

Joe Nieuwendyk (EV) assisted by Jamie Langenbrunner and Brent Gilchrist

3

3

Stars

Joe Nieuwendyk (EV) assisted by Dave Reid and Grant Marshall

3

4

Canadiens

Brian Savage (EV) assisted by Sebastien Bordeleau and Stephane Richer

4

4

Canadiens

Patrice Brisebois (EV) assisted by Stephane Richer and Brian Savage

5

4

Canadiens

Turner Stevenson (EV) assisted by Darcy Tucker

6

4