Source: 1988 Hartford Whalers Stanely Cup Playoffs Media Guide
Hartford    2 1 1 - 4
Montreal   3 1 1 - 5

1st period:
1. Mon: Kordic (Skrudland, Chelios) 6:44.
2. Mon: Lemieux(Smith) 8:00.
3. Mon: Richer(Corson, Chelios) 8:36.
4. Har: Francis (Babych, Dineen) 14:10 PP.
5. Har: Turgeon (Babych, Francis) 16:55 PP.

2nd period:
6. Mon: Chelios 4:14
7. Har: Ferraro (Samuelsson) 16:38 PP.

3rd period:
8. Mon: Walter(Smlth, Momesso) 7:56.
9. Har: Tippett (Sheehy, Wilson) 11:58.

Shots on goal:
Hartford    9   9 15 - 33
Montreal   14 6  7 - 27

Goalies:
Hartford : Liut (22 saves, 27 shots)
Montreal:  Roy (29-33)

Referee: Terry Gregson.
Att: 16,643.