The Edmonton Oilers fell to the Montreal Canadiens, 4 to 2, on December 31, 1988.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

26-10-6

4

EDM

Oilers

20-14-4

2

Team

MTL

EDM

1

1

0

2

1

1

3

2

1

Total

4

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

EDM

Canadiens

Bob Gainey (EV) unassisted

1

0

2nd period

MTL

EDM

Canadiens

Chris Chelios (PP) assisted by Bobby Smith and Petr Svoboda

2

0

Oilers

Jimmy Carson (EV) assisted by Craig MacTavish and Steve Smith

2

1

3rd period

MTL

EDM

Oilers

Esa Tikkanen (EV) assisted by Jimmy Carson

2

2

Canadiens

Mike McPhee (EV) assisted by Brent Gilchrist and Claude Lemieux

3

2

Canadiens

Shayne Corson (EV) assisted by Mats Naslund and Stephane Richer

4

2