The Washington Capitals dominated the New York Rangers, 8 to 4, on January 8, 1988.

Final

NYR

Rangers

17-20-5

4

WSH

Capitals

20-17-5

8

Team

NYR

WSH

1

1

3

2

1

2

3

2

3

Total

4

8

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYR

WSH

Rangers

Walt Poddubny (EV) assisted by James Patrick and Jim Pavese

1

0

Capitals

Bobby Gould (EV) assisted by Kevin Hatcher and Peter Sundstrom

1

1

Capitals

Larry Murphy (PP) assisted by Scott Stevens and Mike Gartner

1

2

Capitals

Greg Adams (EV) assisted by Mike Gartner and Larry Murphy

1

3

2nd period

NYR

WSH

Capitals

Yvon Corriveau (EV) assisted by Dave Christian and Bill Houlder

1

4

Rangers

Lucien DeBlois (EV) assisted by Don Maloney and Jan Erixon

2

4

Capitals

Bengt-Ake Gustafsson (SH) unassisted

2

5

3rd period

NYR

WSH

Rangers

Kelly Kisio (EV) assisted by Chris Jensen and Brian Mullen

3

5

Capitals

Peter Sundstrom (EV) assisted by Bobby Gould and Kelly Miller

3

6

Capitals

Craig Laughlin (PP) assisted by Dave Christian and Dale Hunter

3

7

Rangers

Ulf Dahlen (EV) assisted by Walt Poddubny and Tomas Sandstrom

4

7

Capitals

Bobby Gould (EV) assisted by Scott Stevens and Kelly Miller

4

8