The New Jersey Devils couldn't pull it off against the Pittsburgh Penguins, 6 to 5, in overtime on December 23, 1983.

Final

PIT

Penguins

8-23-5

6

NJD

Devils

7-26-2

5

Team

PIT

NJD

1

2

3

2

1

1

3

2

1

OT

1

0

Total

6

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

PIT

NJD

Penguins

Rick Kehoe (EV) assisted by Pat Boutette

1

0

Penguins

Mike Bullard (EV) assisted by Andy Brickley and Bryan Maxwell

2

0

Devils

Bob MacMillan (EV) assisted by Mel Bridgman and Joe Cirella

2

1

Devils

Mel Bridgman (EV) unassisted

2

2

Devils

Mel Bridgman (PP) assisted by Joe Cirella and Aaron Broten

2

3

2nd period

PIT

NJD

Penguins

Tom Roulston (PP) assisted by Randy Carlyle and Pat Boutette

3

3

Devils

Joe Cirella (PP) assisted by Jan Ludvig and Don Lever

3

4

3rd period

PIT

NJD

Devils

Pat Verbeek (EV) assisted by Rick Meagher and Dave Cameron

3

5

Penguins

Mike Bullard (EV) assisted by Warren Young and Greg Fox

4

5

Penguins

Doug Shedden (EV) assisted by Mike Bullard and Greg Hotham

5

5

OT

PIT

NJD

Penguins

Randy Carlyle (EV) assisted by Rick Kehoe and Tom O'Regan

6

5