The Florida Panthers emerged victorious over the New York Islanders, 4 to 2, on December 5, 1996.

Final

NYI

Islanders

7-11-8

2

FLA

Panthers

17-4-6

4

Team

NYI

FLA

1

1

0

2

1

2

3

0

2

Total

2

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

FLA

Islanders

Brent Hughes (EV) unassisted

1

0

2nd period

NYI

FLA

Islanders

Bryan Smolinski (EV) assisted by Scott Lachance

2

0

Panthers

Scott Mellanby (PP) assisted by Ed Jovanovski and Radek Dvorak

2

1

Panthers

Ray Sheppard (EV) assisted by Robert Svehla

2

2

3rd period

NYI

FLA

Panthers

Robert Svehla (EV) assisted by Martin Straka and Dave Lowry

2

3

Panthers

Mike Hough (EV) assisted by Ed Jovanovski and Tom Fitzgerald

2

4