The Pittsburgh Penguins squeaked out a win over the Washington Capitals, 8 to 7, on October 11, 1988.

Final

WSH

7

PIT

8

Team

WSH

PIT

1

1

3

2

3

4

3

3

1

Total

7

8

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

PIT

Penguins

Randy Cunneyworth (EV) assisted by Steve Dykstra

0

1

Penguins

Mario Lemieux (EV) assisted by Rod Buskas and Rob Brown

0

2

Capitals

Kelly Miller (EV) assisted by Mike Gartner

1

2

Penguins

Rob Brown (PP) assisted by Dan Quinn and Paul Coffey

1

3

2nd period

WSH

PIT

Penguins

Zarley Zalapski (EV) assisted by Randy Hillier

1

4

Penguins

Mario Lemieux (SH) assisted by Bob Errey

1

5

Penguins

Paul Coffey (PP) assisted by Mario Lemieux and Rob Brown

1

6

Capitals

Mike Ridley (PP) assisted by Scott Stevens and Mike Gartner

2

6

Penguins

Mario Lemieux (SH) assisted by Bob Errey

2

7

Capitals

Mike Ridley (EV) assisted by Michal Pivonka and Rod Langway

3

7

Capitals

Mike Ridley (PP) assisted by Kevin Hatcher and Bengt-Ake Gustafsson

4

7

3rd period

WSH

PIT

Capitals

Mike Gartner (PP) assisted by Bengt-Ake Gustafsson and Larry Murphy

5

7

Capitals

Mike Ridley (PP) assisted by Dale Hunter and Kevin Hatcher

6

7

Penguins

Bob Errey (EV) assisted by Mario Lemieux and Paul Coffey

6

8

Capitals

Mike Gartner (EV) assisted by Mike Ridley and Kevin Hatcher

7

8