The New York Rangers dominated the Florida Panthers, 7 to 3, on December 22, 1996.

Final

FLA

Panthers

19-8-7

3

NYR

Rangers

18-14-5

7

Team

FLA

NYR

1

1

3

2

0

3

3

2

1

Total

3

7

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

FLA

NYR

Rangers

Alex Kovalev (EV) assisted by Adam Graves and Mark Messier

0

1

Panthers

Ray Sheppard (EV) assisted by Martin Straka

1

1

Rangers

Niklas Sundstrom (EV) assisted by Wayne Gretzky and Luc Robitaille

1

2

Rangers

Alexander Karpovtsev (PP) assisted by Adam Graves and Brian Leetch

1

3

2nd period

FLA

NYR

Rangers

Mark Messier (SH) assisted by Brian Leetch

1

4

Rangers

Mark Messier (EV) assisted by Brian Leetch and Alex Kovalev

1

5

Rangers

Alex Kovalev (EV) assisted by Brian Leetch and Mark Messier

1

6

3rd period

FLA

NYR

Rangers

Niklas Sundstrom (EV) assisted by Luc Robitaille

1

7

Panthers

Ray Sheppard (EV) assisted by Dave Lowry and Martin Straka

2

7

Panthers

Ray Sheppard (PP) assisted by Martin Straka

3

7