The New York Islanders emerged victorious over the Washington Capitals, 2 to 0, on December 7, 1996.

Final

WSH

Capitals

13-14-1

0

NYI

Islanders

8-11-8

2

Team

WSH

NYI

1

0

0

2

0

0

3

0

2

Total

0

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

3rd period

WSH

NYI

Islanders

Bryan Smolinski (EV) assisted by Ziggy Palffy and Niklas Andersson

0

1

Islanders

Niklas Andersson (EV-EN) unassisted

0

2