The Montreal Canadiens squeaked out a win over the Hartford Whalers, 5 to 4, on February 1, 1988.

Final

HFD

Whalers

22-23-7

4

MTL

Canadiens

29-15-10

5

Team

HFD

MTL

1

2

3

2

1

1

3

1

1

Total

4

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

HFD

MTL

Canadiens

John Kordic (EV) assisted by Brian Skrudland and Chris Chelios

0

1

Canadiens

Claude Lemieux (EV) assisted by Bobby Smith

0

2

Canadiens

Stephane Richer (EV) assisted by Shayne Corson and Chris Chelios

0

3

Whalers

Ron Francis (PP) assisted by Dave Babych and Kevin Dineen

1

3

Whalers

Sylvain Turgeon (PP) assisted by Dave Babych and Ron Francis

2

3

2nd period

HFD

MTL

Canadiens

Chris Chelios (EV) unassisted

2

4

Whalers

Ray Ferraro (PP) assisted by Ulf Samuelsson

3

4

3rd period

HFD

MTL

Canadiens

Ryan Walter (EV) assisted by Bobby Smith and Sergio Momesso

3

5

Whalers

Dave Tippett (EV) assisted by Neil Sheehy and Carey Wilson

4

5