The Montreal Canadiens emerged victorious over the Washington Capitals, 5 to 3, on January 31, 1996.

Final

WSH

Capitals

23-21-5

3

MTL

Canadiens

25-19-6

5

Team

WSH

MTL

1

0

4

2

1

0

3

2

1

Total

3

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

MTL

Canadiens

Mark Recchi (EV) assisted by Andrei Kovalenko and Pierre Turgeon

0

1

Canadiens

Vincent Damphousse (EV) assisted by Martin Rucinsky and Chris Murray

0

2

Canadiens

Martin Rucinsky (PP) assisted by Vincent Damphousse and Mark Recchi

0

3

Canadiens

Vincent Damphousse (EV) assisted by Martin Rucinsky and Stephane Quintal

0

4

2nd period

WSH

MTL

Capitals

Joe Juneau (PP) assisted by Michal Pivonka

1

4

3rd period

WSH

MTL

Capitals

Sergei Gonchar (EV) assisted by Joe Juneau

2

4

Canadiens

Valeri Bure (EV) unassisted

2

5

Capitals

Steve Konowalchuk (PP) assisted by Joe Juneau and Sergei Gonchar

3

5