The Vancouver Canucks fell to the Detroit Red Wings, 5 to 3, on March 8, 1997.

Final

DET

Red Wings

32-19-14

5

VAN

Canucks

28-35-3

3

Team

DET

VAN

1

1

0

2

3

1

3

1

2

Total

5

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

DET

VAN

Red Wings

Martin Lapointe (EV) assisted by Sergei Fedorov and Aaron Ward

1

0

2nd period

DET

VAN

Red Wings

Brendan Shanahan (EV) assisted by Darren McCarty and Viacheslav Fetisov

2

0

Red Wings

Tomas Holmstrom (EV) assisted by Sergei Fedorov and Viacheslav Fetisov

3

0

Red Wings

Igor Larionov (SH) assisted by Brendan Shanahan and Vladimir Konstantinov

4

0

Canucks

Scott Walker (EV) assisted by Martin Gelinas and Russ Courtnall

4

1

3rd period

DET

VAN

Red Wings

Nicklas Lidstrom (PP) assisted by Steve Yzerman

5

1

Canucks

Esa Tikkanen (SH) assisted by Alexander Mogilny and Bret Hedican

5

2

Canucks

Markus Naslund (PP) assisted by Martin Gelinas and Russ Courtnall

5

3