The New York Islanders couldn't pull it off against the Washington Capitals, 5 to 4, on February 18, 1986.

Final

WSH

Capitals

35-17-4

5

NYI

Islanders

28-20-10

4

Team

WSH

NYI

1

1

2

2

3

1

3

1

1

Total

5

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

NYI

Capitals

Craig Laughlin (EV) assisted by Alan Haworth

1

0

Islanders

Mikko Makela (EV) assisted by Bryan Trottier and Denis Potvin

1

1

Islanders

Paul Boutilier (EV) assisted by Ken Morrow and Brent Sutter

1

2

2nd period

WSH

NYI

Islanders

Duane Sutter (EV) assisted by Bryan Trottier

1

3

Capitals

Bob Carpenter (EV) assisted by Mike Gartner and Jorgen Pettersson

2

3

Capitals

Alan Haworth (EV) unassisted

3

3

Capitals

Dave Christian (PP) assisted by Greg Adams and Larry Murphy

4

3

3rd period

WSH

NYI

Capitals

Bengt-Ake Gustafsson (EV) assisted by Gaetan Duchesne and Peter Andersson

5

3

Islanders

Bryan Trottier (EV) assisted by Mikko Makela and Mike Bossy

5

4