The Washington Capitals squeaked out a win over the New York Islanders, 6 to 5, in overtime on February 3, 1996.

Final

NYI

Islanders

13-28-8

5

WSH

Capitals

25-21-5

6

Team

NYI

WSH

1

3

1

2

2

1

3

0

3

OT

0

1

Total

5

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

WSH

Islanders

Niklas Andersson (SH) unassisted

1

0

Islanders

Martin Straka (EV) assisted by Derek King and Todd Bertuzzi

2

0

Capitals

Michal Pivonka (SH) assisted by Peter Bondra and Sylvain Cote

2

1

Islanders

Alexander Semak (PP) assisted by Brad Dalgarno and Bryan McCabe

3

1

2nd period

NYI

WSH

Islanders

Todd Bertuzzi (EV) assisted by Derek King and Rich Pilon

4

1

Capitals

Peter Bondra (EV) assisted by Dale Hunter and Sergei Gonchar

4

2

Islanders

Derek King (PP) assisted by Travis Green and Mathieu Schneider

5

2

3rd period

NYI

WSH

Capitals

Peter Bondra (PP) assisted by Calle Johansson and Michal Pivonka

5

3

Capitals

Peter Bondra (EV) assisted by Sergei Gonchar and Michal Pivonka

5

4

Capitals

Peter Bondra (EV) assisted by Michal Pivonka and Joe Juneau

5

5

OT

NYI

WSH

Capitals

Michal Pivonka (EV) assisted by Peter Bondra and Keith Jones

5

6