The Dallas Stars squeaked out a win over the New York Islanders, 5 to 4, on April 2, 1997.

Final

NYI

Islanders

28-37-11

4

DAL

Stars

47-23-6

5

Team

NYI

DAL

1

2

1

2

1

2

3

1

2

Total

4

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

DAL

Islanders

Bryan Smolinski (EV) assisted by Robert Reichel and Bryan Berard

1

0

Stars

Jere Lehtinen (PP) assisted by Sergei Zubov and Greg Adams

1

1

Islanders

Ziggy Palffy (EV) assisted by Bryan Smolinski and Robert Reichel

2

1

2nd period

NYI

DAL

Islanders

Randy Wood (EV) assisted by Claude Lapointe and Bryan Berard

3

1

Stars

Bill Huard (EV) assisted by Neal Broten and Darryl Sydor

3

2

Stars

Bob Bassen (EV) assisted by Dave Reid and Todd Harvey

3

3

3rd period

NYI

DAL

Stars

Mike Modano (EV) assisted by Bill Huard

3

4

Islanders

Dave McLlwain (PP) assisted by Bryan Berard and Kenny Jonsson

4

4

Stars

Benoit Hogue (EV) assisted by Pat Verbeek and Darryl Sydor

4

5