The Washington Capitals fell to the New York Islanders, 7 to 5, on January 24, 1986.

Final

NYI

Islanders

21-17-9

7

WSH

Capitals

28-14-4

5

Team

NYI

WSH

1

1

2

2

5

2

3

1

1

Total

7

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

WSH

Capitals

Mike Gartner (EV) assisted by Lou Franceschetti and Bob Carpenter

0

1

Capitals

Dave Christian (EV) assisted by Bengt-Ake Gustafsson and Peter Andersson

0

2

Islanders

Mike Bossy (PP) assisted by John Tonelli and Tomas Jonsson

1

2

2nd period

NYI

WSH

Islanders

Bryan Trottier (EV) assisted by Bob Bourne and Denis Potvin

2

2

Capitals

Craig Laughlin (PP) assisted by Larry Murphy and Greg Adams

2

3

Islanders

Bryan Trottier (EV) assisted by Mike Bossy and Gord Dineen

3

3

Islanders

Greg Gilbert (EV) assisted by Mike Bossy and Denis Potvin

4

3

Capitals

Scott Stevens (EV) unassisted

4

4

Islanders

Brent Sutter (EV) assisted by Paul Boutilier and Mikko Makela

5

4

Islanders

Mikko Makela (EV) assisted by Brent Sutter and John Tonelli

6

4

3rd period

NYI

WSH

Capitals

Mike Gartner (EV) assisted by Bob Carpenter and Dave Christian

6

5

Islanders

Bryan Trottier (EV-EN) assisted by Mike Bossy and Brent Sutter

7

5