The Florida Panthers squeaked out a win over the New York Rangers, 4 to 3, on February 9, 1997.

Final

NYR

Rangers

28-22-7

3

FLA

Panthers

27-15-13

4

Team

NYR

FLA

1

1

3

2

1

1

3

1

0

Total

3

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYR

FLA

Panthers

Rob Niedermayer (PP) assisted by Robert Svehla and Johan Garpenlov

0

1

Rangers

Vladimir Vorobiev (PP) assisted by Wayne Gretzky and Luc Robitaille

1

1

Panthers

Scott Mellanby (PP) assisted by Rob Niedermayer and Johan Garpenlov

1

2

Panthers

Martin Straka (EV) assisted by Chris Wells and Per Gustafsson

1

3

2nd period

NYR

FLA

Panthers

Jody Hull (EV) assisted by Gord Murphy

1

4

Rangers

Sergei Nemchinov (EV) assisted by Bruce Driver and Pat Flatley

2

4

3rd period

NYR

FLA

Rangers

Adam Graves (EV) assisted by Niklas Sundstrom and Alexander Karpovtsev

3

4