The New York Islanders squeaked out a win over the New York Rangers, 5 to 4, on November 28, 1987.

Final

NYR

Rangers

7-13-3

4

NYI

Islanders

15-6-1

5

Team

NYR

NYI

1

1

3

2

1

1

3

2

1

Total

4

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYR

NYI

Islanders

Randy Wood (EV) assisted by Bryan Trottier and Ken Leiter

0

1

Islanders

Brent Sutter (PP) assisted by Mikko Makela and Pat LaFontaine

0

2

Rangers

Marcel Dionne (PP) assisted by Tomas Sandstrom and James Patrick

1

2

Islanders

Mikko Makela (PP) assisted by Brent Sutter and Pat LaFontaine

1

3

2nd period

NYR

NYI

Rangers

Marcel Dionne (PP) assisted by Walt Poddubny and James Patrick

2

3

Islanders

Pat LaFontaine (EV) assisted by Brad Lauer and Gord Dineen

2

4

3rd period

NYR

NYI

Rangers

Ron Duguay (EV) unassisted

3

4

Islanders

Mikko Makela (EV) assisted by Bryan Trottier and Greg Gilbert

3

5

Rangers

Ron Duguay (SH) unassisted

4

5