The New York Rangers were easily defeated by the Washington Capitals, 8 to 4, on March 16, 1988.

Final

WSH

Capitals

37-28-6

8

NYR

Rangers

31-32-8

4

Team

WSH

NYR

1

1

1

2

4

2

3

3

1

Total

8

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

NYR

Capitals

Mike Gartner (PP) assisted by Mike Ridley and Kevin Hatcher

1

0

Rangers

Norm Maciver (PP) assisted by Ulf Dahlen and Marcel Dionne

1

1

2nd period

WSH

NYR

Rangers

Ulf Dahlen (EV) assisted by Jan Erixon and Tomas Sandstrom

1

2

Capitals

Mike Ridley (EV) assisted by Kelly Miller and Mike Gartner

2

2

Rangers

Chris Nilan (EV) assisted by Mark Hardy and Paul Cyr

2

3

Capitals

Greg Adams (EV) assisted by Lou Franceschetti and Bobby Gould

3

3

Capitals

Scott Stevens (EV) unassisted

4

3

Capitals

Lou Franceschetti (EV) assisted by Greg Adams and Scott Stevens

5

3

3rd period

WSH

NYR

Rangers

Don Maloney (EV) assisted by Chris Nilan and Paul Cyr

5

4

Capitals

Kevin Hatcher (EV) assisted by Rod Langway and Kelly Miller

6

4

Capitals

Dale Hunter (EV-EN) assisted by Bobby Gould and Bengt-Ake Gustafsson

7

4

Capitals

Yvon Corriveau (EV) assisted by Stephen Leach and Michal Pivonka

8

4