The Hartford Whalers squeaked out a win over the Pittsburgh Penguins, 5 to 4, in overtime on January 9, 1988.

Final

PIT

Penguins

16-18-8

4

HFD

Whalers

15-18-7

5

Team

PIT

HFD

1

0

3

2

1

0

3

3

1

OT

0

1

Total

4

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

PIT

HFD

Whalers

Ron Francis (EV) assisted by Mike Millar and Tom Martin

0

1

Whalers

John Anderson (PP) assisted by Ray Ferraro and Sylvain Turgeon

0

2

Whalers

John Anderson (PP) assisted by Ron Francis and Mike Millar

0

3

2nd period

PIT

HFD

Penguins

Dave McLlwain (EV) assisted by Dan Quinn

1

3

3rd period

PIT

HFD

Penguins

Todd Charlesworth (EV) assisted by Dan Quinn and Mario Lemieux

2

3

Penguins

Charlie Simmer (PP) assisted by Mario Lemieux and Randy Cunneyworth

3

3

Whalers

Tom Martin (EV) assisted by Mike Millar and Ron Francis

3

4

Penguins

Mario Lemieux (EV) assisted by Charlie Simmer and Phil Bourque

4

4

OT

PIT

HFD

Whalers

Kevin Dineen (EV) assisted by Joel Quenneville

4

5