The New Jersey Devils couldn't pull it off against the Washington Capitals, 6 to 5, in overtime on April 5, 1987.

Final

WSH

Capitals

38-32-10

6

NJD

Devils

29-45-6

5

Team

WSH

NJD

1

0

2

2

2

1

3

3

2

OT

1

0

Total

6

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

WSH

NJD

Devils

Craig Wolanin (EV) assisted by Doug Sulliman and Mark Johnson

0

1

Devils

Claude Loiselle (PP) assisted by Aaron Broten and Kirk Muller

0

2

2nd period

WSH

NJD

Capitals

Alan Haworth (PP) assisted by Scott Stevens and Mike Gartner

1

2

Devils

Aaron Broten (EV) assisted by Claude Loiselle and Randy Velischek

1

3

Capitals

Greg Adams (EV) assisted by Alan Haworth and Craig Laughlin

2

3

3rd period

WSH

NJD

Devils

Greg Adams (EV) assisted by Perry Anderson and Ken Daneyko

2

4

Capitals

Larry Murphy (EV) assisted by Craig Laughlin and Alan Haworth

3

4

Capitals

John Blum (EV) assisted by Bobby Gould and Gaetan Duchesne

4

4

Capitals

Mike Gartner (EV) assisted by Gaetan Duchesne and Bobby Gould

5

4

Devils

Greg Adams (EV) assisted by John MacLean

5

5

OT

WSH

NJD

Capitals

Lou Franceschetti (EV) assisted by Gaetan Duchesne and Bobby Gould

6

5