The New York Rangers fell to the Washington Capitals, 5 to 3, on February 27, 1996.

Final

WSH

Capitals

29-25-7

5

NYR

Rangers

35-16-11

3

Team

WSH

NYR

1

2

1

2

0

2

3

3

0

Total

5

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

NYR

Capitals

Calle Johansson (PP) assisted by Sylvain Cote and Pat Peake

1

0

Rangers

Mark Messier (EV) assisted by Brian Leetch and Pat Verbeek

1

1

Capitals

Pat Peake (PP) assisted by Michal Pivonka and Sylvain Cote

2

1

2nd period

WSH

NYR

Rangers

Sergei Nemchinov (EV) assisted by Adam Graves and Wayne Presley

2

2

Rangers

Sergei Nemchinov (EV) assisted by Wayne Presley and Jeff Beukeboom

2

3

3rd period

WSH

NYR

Capitals

Michal Pivonka (EV) assisted by Pat Peake and Keith Jones

3

3

Capitals

Joe Juneau (EV) assisted by Steve Konowalchuk and Craig Berube

4

3

Capitals

Joe Juneau (SH) assisted by Steve Konowalchuk

5

3