The Washington Capitals squeaked out a win over the Montreal Canadiens, 4 to 3, on January 29, 1988.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

27-15-10

3

WSH

Capitals

23-22-6

4

Team

MTL

WSH

1

0

1

2

1

1

3

2

2

Total

3

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

WSH

Capitals

Kevin Hatcher (EV) assisted by Mike Gartner and Michal Pivonka

0

1

2nd period

MTL

WSH

Canadiens

Brian Skrudland (EV) assisted by John Kordic and Mats Naslund

1

1

Capitals

Mike Ridley (PP) assisted by Dave Christian and Kevin Hatcher

1

2

3rd period

MTL

WSH

Canadiens

Guy Carbonneau (EV) assisted by Kjell Dahlin and Bob Gainey

2

2

Capitals

Dave Christian (EV) assisted by Dale Hunter and Larry Murphy

2

3

Canadiens

Mats Naslund (EV) assisted by Larry Robinson

3

3

Capitals

Dave Christian (PP) assisted by Scott Stevens and Dale Hunter

3

4