The New York Islanders emerged victorious over the New Jersey Devils, 4 to 2, on January 16, 1988.

Final

NJD

Devils

21-20-5

2

NYI

Islanders

22-16-5

4

Team

NJD

NYI

1

0

1

2

1

1

3

1

2

Total

2

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NJD

NYI

Islanders

Denis Potvin (EV) assisted by Brent Sutter and Pat Flatley

0

1

2nd period

NJD

NYI

Islanders

Alan Kerr (EV) assisted by Bob Bassen

0

2

Devils

Pat Verbeek (PP) assisted by Bruce Driver and Mark Johnson

1

2

3rd period

NJD

NYI

Islanders

Pat LaFontaine (PP) assisted by Ken Leiter and Tomas Jonsson

1

3

Islanders

Mikko Makela (EV) assisted by Greg Gilbert and Denis Potvin

1

4

Devils

Kirk Muller (PP) assisted by Pat Verbeek and Bruce Driver

2

4