The Washington Capitals fell to the New York Islanders, 6 to 4, on December 4, 1987.

Final

NYI

Islanders

17-7-1

6

WSH

Capitals

11-12-2

4

Team

NYI

WSH

1

3

2

2

0

0

3

3

2

Total

6

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

WSH

Capitals

Michal Pivonka (EV) assisted by Paul Cavallini

0

1

Islanders

Brent Sutter (SH) assisted by Richard Kromm

1

1

Islanders

Mikko Makela (PP) assisted by Pat LaFontaine and Denis Potvin

2

1

Islanders

Gerald Diduck (PP) assisted by Pat LaFontaine and Brent Sutter

3

1

Capitals

Bengt-Ake Gustafsson (PP) assisted by Garry Galley and Mike Gartner

3

2

3rd period

NYI

WSH

Capitals

Dale Hunter (PP) assisted by Mike Gartner and Larry Murphy

3

3

Islanders

Pat Flatley (EV) assisted by Brent Sutter and Gerald Diduck

4

3

Islanders

Mikko Makela (EV) assisted by Bryan Trottier and Greg Gilbert

5

3

Islanders

Mikko Makela (PP) assisted by Alan Kerr and Tomas Jonsson

6

3

Capitals

Greg Adams (EV) unassisted

6

4