The New Jersey Devils were easily defeated by the Pittsburgh Penguins, 6 to 1, on January 2, 1997.

Final

PIT

Penguins

20-15-4

6

NJD

Devils

20-14-3

1

Team

PIT

NJD

1

2

0

2

3

1

3

1

0

Total

6

1

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

PIT

NJD

Penguins

Ron Francis (PP) assisted by Mario Lemieux and Jason Woolley

1

0

Penguins

Stu Barnes (EV) assisted by Tomas Sandstrom and Jason Woolley

2

0

2nd period

PIT

NJD

Penguins

Fredrik Olausson (EV) assisted by Mario Lemieux and Jaromir Jagr

3

0

Penguins

Jaromir Jagr (EV) assisted by Mario Lemieux and Fredrik Olausson

4

0

Devils

Steve Sullivan (PP) assisted by Shawn Chambers

4

1

Penguins

Kevin Hatcher (PP) assisted by Mario Lemieux and Jason Woolley

5

1

3rd period

PIT

NJD

Penguins

Petr Nedved (EV) assisted by Tomas Sandstrom and Jaromir Jagr

6

1