The Washington Capitals squeaked out a win over the New York Rangers, 4 to 3, on October 17, 1987.

Final

NYR

Rangers

2-1-2

3

WSH

4

Team

NYR

WSH

1

2

2

2

1

0

3

0

2

Total

3

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYR

WSH

Capitals

Peter Sundstrom (EV) unassisted

0

1

Rangers

Marcel Dionne (PP) assisted by Walt Poddubny and Tomas Sandstrom

1

1

Capitals

Dale Hunter (PP) assisted by Larry Murphy

1

2

Rangers

Kelly Kisio (EV) assisted by Don Maloney and Lucien DeBlois

2

2

2nd period

NYR

WSH

Rangers

David Shaw (PP) assisted by Tomas Sandstrom and Walt Poddubny

3

2

3rd period

NYR

WSH

Capitals

Rod Langway (EV) unassisted

3

3

Capitals

Dale Hunter (EV) assisted by Larry Murphy and Scott Stevens

3

4