The Chicago Blackhawks squeaked out a win over the Washington Capitals, 5 to 4, on January 17, 1988.

Final

WSH

Capitals

21-21-5

4

CHI

Blackhawks

19-24-3

5

Team

WSH

CHI

1

1

0

2

0

1

3

3

4

Total

4

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

CHI

Capitals

Mike Gartner (EV) assisted by Larry Murphy and Clint Malarchuk

1

0

2nd period

WSH

CHI

Blackhawks

Denis Savard (EV) assisted by Dan Vincelette and Rick Vaive

1

1

3rd period

WSH

CHI

Blackhawks

Steve Thomas (EV) assisted by Brian Noonan and Dave Manson

1

2

Capitals

Mike Gartner (EV) assisted by Kevin Hatcher and Peter Sundstrom

2

2

Blackhawks

Denis Savard (SH) assisted by Bob Murray and Steve Larmer

2

3

Blackhawks

Dirk Graham (EV) assisted by Steve Larmer

2

4

Capitals

Garry Galley (EV) unassisted

3

4

Capitals

Dale Hunter (EV) assisted by Dave Christian and Garry Galley

4

4

Blackhawks

Denis Savard (EV) assisted by Rick Vaive and Steve Thomas

4

5