1987 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs Summary

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League Champion: Edmonton Oilers

Conn Smythe Trophy: Ron Hextall (15-11, 2.77 GAA)

Goals Leader: Jari Kurri (15)
Assists Leader: Wayne Gretzky (29)
Points Leader: Wayne Gretzky (34)

League Playoff Series

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Stanley Cup Final 4-3 Edmonton Oilers over Philadelphia Flyers   View Matchup »
 
Conference Finals 4-1 Edmonton Oilers over Detroit Red Wings   View Matchup »
Conference Finals 4-2 Philadelphia Flyers over Montreal Canadiens   View Matchup »
 
Division Finals 4-0 Edmonton Oilers over Winnipeg Jets   View Matchup »
Division Finals 4-3 Detroit Red Wings over Toronto Maple Leafs   View Matchup »
Division Finals 4-3 Philadelphia Flyers over New York Islanders   View Matchup »
Division Finals 4-3 Montreal Canadiens over Quebec Nordiques   View Matchup »
 
Division Semi-Finals 4-2 Winnipeg Jets over Calgary Flames   View Matchup »
Division Semi-Finals 4-1 Edmonton Oilers over Los Angeles Kings   View Matchup »
Division Semi-Finals 4-0 Detroit Red Wings over Chicago Blackhawks   View Matchup »
Division Semi-Finals 4-2 Toronto Maple Leafs over St. Louis Blues   View Matchup »
Division Semi-Finals 4-3 New York Islanders over Washington Capitals   View Matchup »
Division Semi-Finals 4-2 Philadelphia Flyers over New York Rangers   View Matchup »
Division Semi-Finals 4-0 Montreal Canadiens over Boston Bruins   View Matchup »
Division Semi-Finals 4-2 Quebec Nordiques over Hartford Whalers   View Matchup »

Team Statistics

Rk Team GP W L T OW OL W-L% G GA DIFF
1 Edmonton Oilers 21 16 5 0 2 0 .762 87 57 30
2 Philadelphia Flyers 26 15 11 0 1 1 .577 85 73 12
3 Montreal Canadiens 17 10 7 0 2 1 .588 67 54 13
4 Detroit Red Wings 16 9 7 0 1 1 .563 45 40 5
5 Quebec Nordiques 13 7 6 0 1 2 .538 48 45 3
6 Toronto Maple Leafs 13 7 6 0 2 0 .538 33 32 1
7 New York Islanders 14 7 7 0 1 0 .500 35 42 -7
8 Winnipeg Jets 10 4 6 0 0 2 .400 31 32 -1
9 Washington Capitals 7 3 4 0 0 1 .429 19 19 0
10 Calgary Flames 6 2 4 0 1 0 .333 15 22 -7
11 St. Louis Blues 6 2 4 0 0 1 .333 12 15 -3
12 New York Rangers 6 2 4 0 0 0 .333 13 22 -9
13 Hartford Whalers 6 2 4 0 1 1 .333 19 27 -8
14 Los Angeles Kings 5 1 4 0 0 0 .200 20 32 -12
15 Chicago Blackhawks 4 0 4 0 0 1 .000 6 15 -9
16 Boston Bruins 4 0 4 0 0 1 .000 11 19 -8
League Average 10.9 5.4 5.4 0.0 0.9 0.9 .500 34.1 34.1 0

Overtime Goals

Date Location Name Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
1987-04-08 HAR MacDermid, Paul HAR 3-2 QUE 1 2:20
1987-04-09 MTL Naslund, Mats MTL 4-3 BOS 1 2:38
1987-04-09 STL Lanz, Rick TOR 3-2 STL 1 10:17
1987-04-11 CHI Burr, Shawn DET 4-3 CHI 1 4:51
1987-04-11 WIN Bullard, Mike CGY 3-2 WIN 1 3:53
1987-04-16 QUE Stastny, Peter QUE 5-4 HAR 1 6:05
1987-04-18 WSH LaFontaine, Pat NYI 3-2 WSH 4 68:47
1987-04-21 EDM Anderson, Glenn EDM 3-2 WIN 1 0:36
1987-04-26 QUE Naslund, Mats MTL 3-2 QUE 1 5:30
1987-04-27 TOR Allison, Mike TOR 3-2 DET 1 9:31
1987-05-04 PHI Sinisalo, Ilkka PHI 4-3 MTL 1 9:11
1987-05-20 EDM Kurri, Jari EDM 3-2 PHI 1 6:50

See All-time List of Playoff OT goals.

Playoff Leaders