The New York Islanders couldn't pull it off against the Tampa Bay Lightning, 3 to 2, on April 5, 1997.

Final

TBL

Lightning

30-39-9

3

NYI

Islanders

28-38-12

2

Team

TBL

NYI

1

2

1

2

1

0

3

0

1

Total

3

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

TBL

NYI

Lightning

Chris Gratton (PP) assisted by Dino Ciccarelli and Alexander Selivanov

1

0

Lightning

Dino Ciccarelli (EV) assisted by Shawn Burr and Jeff Toms

2

0

Islanders

Niklas Andersson (EV) assisted by Travis Green and Bryan Berard

2

1

2nd period

TBL

NYI

Lightning

Shawn Burr (EV) assisted by Jeff Toms and Jamie Huscroft

3

1

3rd period

TBL

NYI

Islanders

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

3

2