The New York Rangers couldn't pull it off against the Pittsburgh Penguins, 5 to 4, on December 31, 1989.

Final

PIT

Penguins

16-19-3

5

NYR

Rangers

15-18-7

4

Team

PIT

NYR

1

1

2

2

2

2

3

2

0

Total

5

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

PIT

NYR

Rangers

Brian Leetch (PP) assisted by James Patrick and Carey Wilson

0

1

Penguins

Paul Coffey (PP) assisted by Mario Lemieux and Zarley Zalapski

1

1

Rangers

Jeff Bloemberg (PP) assisted by Mark Hardy and Mark Janssens

1

2

2nd period

PIT

NYR

Penguins

Jay Caufield (EV) assisted by Kevin Stevens and John Cullen

2

2

Rangers

Carey Wilson (PP) assisted by Tomas Sandstrom and Ulf Dahlen

2

3

Penguins

Paul Coffey (EV) assisted by Mario Lemieux and Bob Errey

3

3

Rangers

Brian Mullen (EV) assisted by Brian Leetch and James Patrick

3

4

3rd period

PIT

NYR

Penguins

Mario Lemieux (EV) assisted by Paul Coffey

4

4

Penguins

Mark Recchi (EV) assisted by Dan Quinn and Andrew McBain

5

4