The Detroit Red Wings emerged victorious over the Vancouver Canucks, 7 to 5, on December 9, 1997.

Final

VAN

Canucks

9-18-4

5

DET

Red Wings

19-7-5

7

Team

VAN

DET

1

2

4

2

2

2

3

1

1

Total

5

7

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

VAN

DET

Canucks

Martin Gelinas (PP) assisted by Mark Messier and Jyrki Lumme

1

0

Red Wings

Kirk Maltby (EV) unassisted

1

1

Canucks

Mark Messier (EV) assisted by Pavel Bure and Jyrki Lumme

2

1

Red Wings

Vyacheslav Kozlov (EV) assisted by Doug Brown and Mike Knuble

2

2

Red Wings

Darren McCarty (PP) assisted by Steve Yzerman and Larry Murphy

2

3

Red Wings

Steve Yzerman (EV) assisted by Nicklas Lidstrom and Tomas Holmstrom

2

4

2nd period

VAN

DET

Red Wings

Brent Gilchrist (PP) assisted by Larry Murphy

2

5

Canucks

Grant Ledyard (PP) assisted by Alexander Mogilny and Trevor Linden

3

5

Red Wings

Kirk Maltby (EV) assisted by Mathieu Dandenault and Joe Kocur

3

6

Canucks

Markus Naslund (PP) assisted by Bret Hedican

4

6

3rd period

VAN

DET

Red Wings

Larry Murphy (EV) unassisted

4

7

Canucks

Markus Naslund (EV) assisted by Trevor Linden and Adrian Aucoin

5

7