The Boston Bruins couldn't pull it off against the New Jersey Devils, 7 to 6, in overtime on March 5, 1988.

Final

NJD

Devils

29-34-5

7

BOS

Bruins

38-23-5

6

Team

NJD

BOS

1

2

3

2

2

1

3

2

2

OT

1

0

Total

7

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NJD

BOS

Devils

Doug Brown (EV) assisted by Aaron Broten and Craig Wolanin

1

0

Bruins

Glen Wesley (PP) assisted by Michael Thelven and Steve Kasper

1

1

Bruins

Bob Joyce (EV) assisted by Bob Sweeney and Lyndon Byers

1

2

Bruins

Cam Neely (EV) assisted by Reed Larson

1

3

Devils

Andy Brickley (PP) assisted by Tom Kurvers and Craig Wolanin

2

3

2nd period

NJD

BOS

Devils

Joe Cirella (EV) assisted by Patrik Sundstrom

3

3

Bruins

Randy Burridge (EV) assisted by Steve Kasper

3

4

Devils

Pat Verbeek (EV) unassisted

4

4

3rd period

NJD

BOS

Devils

Jack O'Callahan (EV) unassisted

5

4

Bruins

Bob Joyce (EV) assisted by Ken Linseman and Lyndon Byers

5

5

Bruins

Geoff Courtnall (PP) assisted by Ray Bourque and Ken Linseman

5

6

Devils

Jack O'Callahan (EV) assisted by Pat Verbeek and Aaron Broten

6

6

OT

NJD

BOS

Devils

Andy Brickley (EV) assisted by John MacLean and Patrik Sundstrom

7

6