The New York Islanders emerged victorious over the New Jersey Devils, 5 to 3, on December 12, 1987.

Final

NJD

Devils

15-11-4

3

NYI

Islanders

18-9-1

5

Team

NJD

NYI

1

0

1

2

2

2

3

1

2

Total

3

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NJD

NYI

Islanders

Brent Sutter (PP) assisted by Denis Potvin and Mikko Makela

0

1

2nd period

NJD

NYI

Islanders

Bryan Trottier (EV) assisted by Mikko Makela

0

2

Islanders

Pat LaFontaine (EV) assisted by Gerald Diduck and Brad Lauer

0

3

Devils

Mark Johnson (EV) assisted by Brendan Shanahan

1

3

Devils

Doug Brown (EV) assisted by Mark Johnson

2

3

3rd period

NJD

NYI

Islanders

Brad Lauer (EV) assisted by Pat LaFontaine

2

4

Devils

Bruce Driver (EV) assisted by John MacLean and Joe Cirella

3

4

Islanders

Bryan Trottier (EV-EN) unassisted

3

5