The Chicago Blackhawks emerged victorious over the New York Islanders, 7 to 5, on December 23, 1987.

Final

NYI

Islanders

18-13-2

5

CHI

Blackhawks

14-18-2

7

Team

NYI

CHI

1

1

2

2

2

2

3

2

3

Total

5

7

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

CHI

Blackhawks

Gary Nylund (EV) assisted by Denis Savard and Rick Vaive

0

1

Islanders

Mikko Makela (PP) assisted by Bryan Trottier and Denis Potvin

1

1

Blackhawks

Everett Sanipass (EV) assisted by David Mackey and Bob McGill

1

2

2nd period

NYI

CHI

Blackhawks

Rick Vaive (EV) assisted by Denis Savard

1

3

Islanders

Pat Flatley (PP) assisted by Steve Konroyd and Mikko Makela

2

3

Islanders

Pat Flatley (SH) assisted by Steve Konroyd and Tomas Jonsson

3

3

Blackhawks

Rick Vaive (PP) assisted by Denis Savard and Jim Playfair

3

4

3rd period

NYI

CHI

Islanders

Bryan Trottier (PP) assisted by Tomas Jonsson and Mikko Makela

4

4

Blackhawks

Jim Playfair (PP) assisted by Denis Savard and Rick Vaive

4

5

Blackhawks

David Mackey (EV) assisted by Steve Larmer and Steve Ludzik

4

6

Islanders

Bryan Trottier (EV) assisted by Greg Gilbert and Pat Flatley

5

6

Blackhawks

Denis Savard (EV) assisted by Rick Vaive and Troy Murray

5

7