The Pittsburgh Penguins squeaked out a win over the Florida Panthers, 4 to 3, on March 31, 1997.

Final

FLA

Panthers

33-26-18

3

PIT

Penguins

36-33-7

4

Team

FLA

PIT

1

0

2

2

2

2

3

1

0

Total

3

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

FLA

PIT

Penguins

Ian Moran (EV) assisted by Kevin Hatcher and Alex Hicks

0

1

Penguins

Josef Beranek (EV) assisted by Darius Kasparaitis and Petr Nedved

0

2

2nd period

FLA

PIT

Penguins

Jaromir Jagr (EV) assisted by Mario Lemieux and Ron Francis

0

3

Panthers

Scott Mellanby (PP) assisted by Robert Svehla and John Vanbiesbrouck

1

3

Panthers

Ed Jovanovski (EV) assisted by David Nemirovsky and Steve Washburn

2

3

Penguins

Mario Lemieux (PP) assisted by Ron Francis and Jaromir Jagr

2

4

3rd period

FLA

PIT

Panthers

Rob Niedermayer (EV) assisted by Ray Sheppard

3

4