The Hartford Whalers squeaked out a win over the Minnesota North Stars, 4 to 3, on December 23, 1989.

Final

MNS

3

HFD

Whalers

19-17-1

4

Team

MNS

HFD

1

1

0

2

2

3

3

0

1

Total

3

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MNS

HFD

North Stars

Brian Bellows (EV) assisted by Neal Broten and Don Barber

1

0

2nd period

MNS

HFD

Whalers

Pat Verbeek (EV) assisted by Ron Francis

1

1

Whalers

Dave Babych (PP) assisted by Ron Francis and Scott Young

1

2

Whalers

Ray Ferraro (PP) assisted by Dave Babych and Ron Francis

1

3

North Stars

Stew Gavin (SH) assisted by Neal Broten

2

3

North Stars

Gaetan Duchesne (EV) assisted by Mike Gartner and Larry Murphy

3

3

3rd period

MNS

HFD

Whalers

Dave Tippett (EV) assisted by Grant Jennings

3

4