The Washington Capitals crushed the Detroit Red Wings, 8 to 2, on February 24, 1987.

Final

DET

Red Wings

26-26-9

2

WSH

Capitals

26-28-8

8

Team

DET

WSH

1

0

4

2

0

3

3

2

1

Total

2

8

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

DET

WSH

Capitals

Bobby Gould (EV) assisted by Gaetan Duchesne and Larry Murphy

0

1

Capitals

Dave Christian (EV) assisted by Larry Murphy

0

2

Capitals

Mike Ridley (PP) assisted by Scott Stevens and Dave Christian

0

3

Capitals

David Jensen (EV) assisted by Craig Laughlin and Alan Haworth

0

4

2nd period

DET

WSH

Capitals

Mike Gartner (EV) assisted by Mike Ridley

0

5

Capitals

David Jensen (EV) assisted by Rod Langway and Garry Galley

0

6

Capitals

Alan Haworth (PP) assisted by Michal Pivonka and Mike Gartner

0

7

3rd period

DET

WSH

Red Wings

Tim Higgins (EV) assisted by Darren Veitch and Petr Klima

1

7

Red Wings

Brent Ashton (EV) assisted by Shawn Burr and Gilbert Delorme

2

7

Capitals

Mike Gartner (EV) assisted by Garry Galley and Rod Langway

2

8