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Hartford Whalers (14-21-3) 2 1 1 - 4
New York Islanders (15-18-3) 2 1 0 - 3

Sean Burke stopped 51 of 54 shots, including 22 in the opening stanza, and
Geoff Sanderson tallied twice on the power-play to lead the Whalers.

First period-- 1, Hartford, Cassels 5 (Zalapski,Pronger), 4:30 (pp). 2, New
York, Hogue 19 (Turgeon,Dalgarno), 8:23 (pp). 3, Hartford, Sanderson 25
(Pronger), 15:22 (pp). 4, New York, King 18 (Thomas,Turgeon), 19:08 (pp).

Second period-- 5, Hartford, Verbeek 19 (Storm,Cassels), 6:39. 6, New York,
Flatley 4 (McInnis,Green), 14:03.

Third period-- 7, Hartford, Sanderson 26 (Cassels,Patrick), 7:13 (pp).

Shots on goal-- Hartford 12-11-10--33. New York 22-14-18--54. Power-play
opportunities-- Hartford 3 of 4; New York 2 of 5. Goalies-- Hartford, Burke,
5-5-2 (54 shots-51 saves). New York, Hextall, 14-15-3 (33-29). A--9,746.

Referee-- Mike McGeough. Linesmen-- Pat Dapuzzo, Brian Murphy.