The Washington Capitals dominated the Hartford Whalers, 6 to 2, on October 16, 1987.

Final

HFD

Whalers

0-5-0

2

WSH

6

Team

HFD

WSH

1

0

3

2

1

1

3

1

2

Total

2

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

HFD

WSH

Capitals

Peter Sundstrom (EV) unassisted

0

1

Capitals

Bengt-Ake Gustafsson (SH) assisted by Larry Murphy

0

2

Capitals

Paul Cavallini (EV) assisted by Michal Pivonka and Lou Franceschetti

0

3

2nd period

HFD

WSH

Capitals

Dave Christian (PP) assisted by Bengt-Ake Gustafsson and Larry Murphy

0

4

Whalers

Kevin Dineen (EV) assisted by Ron Francis

1

4

3rd period

HFD

WSH

Capitals

Bengt-Ake Gustafsson (PP) assisted by Garry Galley and Larry Murphy

1

5

Whalers

Kevin Dineen (PP) assisted by Paul Lawless and Ulf Samuelsson

2

5

Capitals

Mike Gartner (PP) unassisted

2

6