The New York Islanders squeaked out a win over the Washington Capitals, 4 to 3, in overtime on November 5, 1988.

Final

WSH

3

NYI

4

Team

WSH

NYI

1

1

1

2

1

1

3

1

1

OT

0

1

Total

3

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

NYI

Capitals

Peter Sundstrom (EV) assisted by Geoff Courtnall and Dale Hunter

1

0

Islanders

Bryan Trottier (EV) assisted by Greg Gilbert and David Volek

1

1

2nd period

WSH

NYI

Islanders

David Volek (EV) assisted by Greg Gilbert

1

2

Capitals

Bengt-Ake Gustafsson (PP) assisted by Scott Stevens and Geoff Courtnall

2

2

3rd period

WSH

NYI

Islanders

Randy Wood (EV) assisted by Jeff Norton

2

3

Capitals

Geoff Courtnall (EV) assisted by Bengt-Ake Gustafsson

3

3

OT

WSH

NYI

Islanders

Pat LaFontaine (EV) assisted by Brent Sutter and Tomas Jonsson

3

4