The Boston Bruins squeaked out a win over the Detroit Red Wings, 6 to 5, on December 23, 1989.

Final

DET

Red Wings

11-19-5

5

BOS

Bruins

19-14-3

6

Team

DET

BOS

1

3

2

2

0

0

3

2

4

Total

5

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

DET

BOS

Bruins

Garry Galley (EV) assisted by Bobby Gould and Greg Hawgood

0

1

Red Wings

Lee Norwood (EV) assisted by John Chabot

1

1

Red Wings

Daniel Shank (EV) assisted by Doug Houda

2

1

Bruins

John Carter (EV) assisted by Jim Wiemer

2

2

Red Wings

Steve Yzerman (EV) assisted by Gerard Gallant and Robert Picard

3

2

3rd period

DET

BOS

Bruins

Cam Neely (PP) assisted by Craig Janney and Randy Burridge

3

3

Bruins

Don Sweeney (EV) assisted by Bob Sweeney and Dave Christian

3

4

Bruins

Don Sweeney (EV) assisted by Dave Christian and Randy Burridge

3

5

Red Wings

Gerard Gallant (PP) assisted by Steve Yzerman and Jimmy Carson

4

5

Bruins

Bob Sweeney (EV) assisted by Dave Christian and Randy Burridge

4

6

Red Wings

Marc Habscheid (EV) assisted by John Chabot and Robert Picard

5

6