The New York Islanders were decisively beaten by the Montreal Canadiens, 4 to 1, on February 17, 1997.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

22-28-11

4

NYI

Islanders

19-29-10

1

Team

MTL

NYI

1

2

1

2

0

0

3

2

0

Total

4

1

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

NYI

Islanders

Derek King (EV) assisted by Marty McInnis and Travis Green

0

1

Canadiens

Mark Recchi (EV) assisted by Saku Koivu and Brian Savage

1

1

Canadiens

Valeri Bure (EV) assisted by Martin Rucinsky and Murray Baron

2

1

3rd period

MTL

NYI

Canadiens

Brian Savage (EV) assisted by Saku Koivu and Mark Recchi

3

1

Canadiens

Sebastien Bordeleau (EV) assisted by Stephane Richer

4

1