The Edmonton Oilers couldn't pull it off against the New Jersey Devils, 8 to 7, in overtime on November 25, 1987.

Final

NJD

Devils

13-7-2

8

EDM

Oilers

12-8-2

7

Team

NJD

EDM

1

3

3

2

2

4

3

2

0

OT

1

0

Total

8

7

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NJD

EDM

Devils

Jack O'Callahan (PP) assisted by Bruce Driver

1

0

Oilers

Steve Smith (EV) assisted by Wayne Gretzky and Jari Kurri

1

1

Oilers

Jari Kurri (PP) assisted by Wayne Gretzky and Chris Joseph

1

2

Oilers

Jeff Beukeboom (EV) assisted by Mark Messier and Glenn Anderson

1

3

Devils

Ken Daneyko (EV) assisted by Aaron Broten and Pat Verbeek

2

3

Devils

Doug Sulliman (PP) assisted by Patrik Sundstrom and Jim Korn

3

3

2nd period

NJD

EDM

Oilers

Mark Messier (PP) assisted by Glenn Anderson and Moe Mantha

3

4

Oilers

Glenn Anderson (PP) assisted by Chris Joseph and Mark Messier

3

5

Oilers

Esa Tikkanen (EV) assisted by Wayne Gretzky

3

6

Devils

Doug Sulliman (PP) assisted by Patrik Sundstrom and Jack O'Callahan

4

6

Devils

Pat Verbeek (EV) assisted by Aaron Broten and Kirk Muller

5

6

Oilers

Wayne Gretzky (SH) assisted by Mark Messier and Craig Muni

5

7

3rd period

NJD

EDM

Devils

Aaron Broten (SH) assisted by Joe Cirella

6

7

Devils

Kirk Muller (EV) assisted by Craig Wolanin and Aaron Broten

7

7

OT

NJD

EDM

Devils

Aaron Broten (EV) assisted by Pat Verbeek and Kirk Muller

8

7