The New Jersey Devils fell to the Hartford Whalers, 8 to 6, on January 27, 1989.

Final

HFD

Whalers

21-24-4

8

NJD

Devils

18-25-8

6

Team

HFD

NJD

1

1

3

2

3

1

3

4

2

Total

8

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

HFD

NJD

Devils

Kirk Muller (EV) assisted by Jim Korn and Craig Wolanin

0

1

Devils

Patrik Sundstrom (EV) assisted by Brendan Shanahan and Tom Kurvers

0

2

Devils

Doug Brown (EV) assisted by Claude Loiselle and Pat Conacher

0

3

Whalers

Dave Babych (PP) assisted by Ray Ferraro

1

3

2nd period

HFD

NJD

Whalers

Ron Francis (EV) assisted by Kevin Dineen

2

3

Whalers

Kevin Dineen (PP) assisted by Dave Babych

3

3

Devils

John MacLean (EV) assisted by Brendan Shanahan and Patrik Sundstrom

3

4

Whalers

Ron Francis (EV) assisted by Dave Babych

4

4

3rd period

HFD

NJD

Devils

Pat Verbeek (EV) assisted by Kirk Muller and Aaron Broten

4

5

Whalers

Kevin Dineen (PP) assisted by Ron Francis and Norm Maciver

5

5

Whalers

Brian Lawton (EV) assisted by Dave Babych and Ron Francis

6

5

Whalers

Paul MacDermid (PP) assisted by Ulf Samuelsson and Scott Young

7

5

Devils

Brendan Shanahan (EV) assisted by Kirk Muller and Pat Conacher

7

6

Whalers

Ron Francis (EV-EN) assisted by Brent Peterson and Dave Babych

8

6