The New York Islanders squeaked out a win over the Montreal Canadiens, 6 to 5, on February 21, 1987.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

29-25-8

5

NYI

Islanders

26-25-8

6

Team

MTL

NYI

1

1

1

2

1

4

3

3

1

Total

5

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

NYI

Canadiens

Bobby Smith (EV) unassisted

1

0

Islanders

Ken Leiter (PP) assisted by Steve Konroyd and Mikko Makela

1

1

2nd period

MTL

NYI

Islanders

Randy Boyd (SH) assisted by Bryan Trottier and Richard Kromm

1

2

Islanders

Duane Sutter (EV) assisted by Bob Bassen

1

3

Canadiens

Brian Skrudland (EV) assisted by Mike McPhee and John Kordic

2

3

Islanders

Gerald Diduck (EV) assisted by Mike Bossy and Richard Kromm

2

4

Islanders

Pat LaFontaine (EV) assisted by Gord Dineen and Alan Kerr

2

5

3rd period

MTL

NYI

Canadiens

Gaston Gingras (EV) assisted by Bobby Smith and Sergio Momesso

3

5

Islanders

Ari Haanpaa (EV) assisted by Duane Sutter and Bob Bassen

3

6

Canadiens

Bobby Smith (EV) assisted by Claude Lemieux and Sergio Momesso

4

6

Canadiens

Bobby Smith (PP) assisted by Mats Naslund and Chris Chelios

5

6