The Washington Capitals fell to the New York Islanders, 4 to 2, on February 5, 1988.

Final

NYI

Islanders

25-21-6

4

WSH

Capitals

24-24-6

2

Team

NYI

WSH

1

2

1

2

1

1

3

1

0

Total

4

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

WSH

Islanders

Greg Gilbert (EV) unassisted

1

0

Capitals

Dale Hunter (PP) assisted by Michal Pivonka and Scott Stevens

1

1

Islanders

Bryan Trottier (PP) assisted by Mikko Makela and Pat LaFontaine

2

1

2nd period

NYI

WSH

Islanders

Brad Lauer (PP) assisted by Steve Konroyd and Tomas Jonsson

3

1

Capitals

Dave Christian (EV) assisted by Dale Hunter and Scott Stevens

3

2

3rd period

NYI

WSH

Islanders

Brad Lauer (EV) assisted by Denis Potvin

4

2