The Boston Bruins couldn't pull it off against the New York Islanders, 6 to 5, in overtime on November 1, 1987.

Final

NYI

6

BOS

Bruins

5-5-1

5

Team

NYI

BOS

1

1

2

2

1

2

3

3

1

OT

1

0

Total

6

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

BOS

Islanders

Randy Wood (SH) assisted by Bryan Trottier

1

0

Bruins

Lyndon Byers (EV) assisted by Rick Middleton and Steve Kasper

1

1

Bruins

Randy Burridge (EV) assisted by Allen Pedersen and Ray Bourque

1

2

2nd period

NYI

BOS

Bruins

Geoff Courtnall (PP) assisted by Glen Wesley and Ray Bourque

1

3

Islanders

Pat LaFontaine (EV) assisted by Alan Kerr and Derek King

2

3

Bruins

Steve Kasper (EV) assisted by Ray Bourque and Keith Crowder

2

4

3rd period

NYI

BOS

Bruins

Ken Linseman (EV) assisted by Geoff Courtnall and Glen Wesley

2

5

Islanders

Alan Kerr (PP) assisted by Mikko Makela and Tomas Jonsson

3

5

Islanders

Richard Kromm (EV) assisted by Ken Leiter and Brent Sutter

4

5

Islanders

Alan Kerr (EV) assisted by Pat LaFontaine

5

5

OT

NYI

BOS

Islanders

Pat LaFontaine (EV) assisted by Denis Potvin and Alan Kerr

6

5