The Florida Panthers were decisively beaten by the Washington Capitals, 5 to 2, on November 23, 1997.

Final

WSH

Capitals

13-8-3

5

FLA

Panthers

7-12-4

2

Team

WSH

FLA

1

1

1

2

2

0

3

2

1

Total

5

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

FLA

Capitals

Peter Bondra (EV) assisted by Chris Simon and Phil Housley

1

0

Panthers

Ray Sheppard (PP) assisted by Dave Gagner

1

1

2nd period

WSH

FLA

Capitals

Phil Housley (PP) assisted by Peter Bondra and Calle Johansson

2

1

Capitals

Peter Bondra (EV) assisted by Adam Oates and Calle Johansson

3

1

3rd period

WSH

FLA

Capitals

Mark Tinordi (EV) assisted by Dale Hunter

4

1

Panthers

Ray Whitney (EV) assisted by Ray Sheppard

4

2

Capitals

Chris Simon (EV) assisted by Sergei Gonchar

5

2