The New Jersey Devils emerged victorious over the New York Islanders, 6 to 4, on December 28, 1987.

Final

NYI

Islanders

19-14-2

4

NJD

Devils

18-15-4

6

Team

NYI

NJD

1

2

0

2

1

3

3

1

3

Total

4

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

NJD

Islanders

Pat Flatley (PP) assisted by Pat LaFontaine and Tomas Jonsson

1

0

Islanders

Pat LaFontaine (PP) assisted by Tomas Jonsson and Bryan Trottier

2

0

2nd period

NYI

NJD

Devils

Aaron Broten (PP) assisted by Bruce Driver and Pat Verbeek

2

1

Islanders

Todd McLellan (EV) assisted by Dale Henry and Brad Dalgarno

3

1

Devils

Pat Verbeek (EV) assisted by Bruce Driver and Aaron Broten

3

2

Devils

Kirk Muller (PP) assisted by Pat Verbeek and Bruce Driver

3

3

3rd period

NYI

NJD

Devils

Joe Cirella (EV) assisted by John MacLean and Brendan Shanahan

3

4

Islanders

Pat LaFontaine (PP) assisted by Pat Flatley and Denis Potvin

4

4

Devils

Kirk Muller (PP) assisted by Pat Verbeek and Aaron Broten

4

5

Devils

Patrik Sundstrom (EV) assisted by Claude Loiselle

4

6