The Hartford Whalers emerged victorious over the St. Louis Blues, 5 to 3, on December 17, 1996.

Final

STL

Blues

15-17-1

3

HFD

Whalers

15-10-6

5

Team

STL

HFD

1

1

0

2

1

2

3

1

3

Total

3

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

STL

HFD

Blues

Joe Murphy (EV) assisted by Pierre Turgeon and Stephane Matteau

1

0

2nd period

STL

HFD

Whalers

Keith Primeau (PP) assisted by Nelson Emerson and Robert Kron

1

1

Blues

Al MacInnis (EV) unassisted

2

1

Whalers

Steven Rice (PP) assisted by Curtis Leschyshyn and Nelson Emerson

2

2

3rd period

STL

HFD

Blues

Pierre Turgeon (PP) assisted by Brett Hull and Joe Murphy

3

2

Whalers

Steven Rice (EV) assisted by Keith Primeau and Nelson Emerson

3

3

Whalers

Kevin Dineen (PP) assisted by Curtis Leschyshyn and Andrew Cassels

3

4

Whalers

Andrew Cassels (EV-EN) assisted by Kevin Dineen

3

5