NHL Results for 5/22/92 and 5/23/92

NHL Results for 5/22/92 and 5/23/92

Post by John P. Curc » Mon, 25 May 1992 22:39:17

NHL PLAYOFF HOCKEY RESULTS FOR 5/23/92

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                  CONFERENCE FINALS (BEST OF SEVEN)

      WALES CONFERENCE                       CAMPBELL CONFERENCE

 BOSTON BRUINS                          CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS  (win series 4-0)
 PITTSBURGH PENGUINS (wins series 4-0)  EDMONTON OILERS

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Friday's result:

Chicago Blackhawks  (win series 4-0)     1   4   0   -   5
Edmonton Oilers                          0   0   1   -   1

The Chicago Blackhawks won their playoff-record 11th game in a row to propel
themselves into the Stanley Cup finals for the first time in 19 years by
routing Edmonton 5-1.  Brian Noonan had two goals for Chicago.

   First Period-- 1, Chicago, R.Brown 2 (Smith,Chelios), 9:35.  Penalties--
Klima, Edm (elbowing), 4:41; Hudson, Chi (cross-checking), 11:04; Sutter, Chi
(hooking), 14:34.

   Second Period-- 2, Chicago, Roenick 10 (Kravchuk,Larmer), 4:59 (pp).  3,
Chicago, Noonan 5 (R.Brown,Sutter), 7:35.  4, Chicago, Hudson 3
(Kravchuk,Graham), 8:46.  5, Chicago, Noonan 6 (R.Brown), 10:37.  Penalties--
Nicholls, Edm, major (elbowing), 3:44; MacIcer, Edm (cross-checking), 11:14;
Manson, Edm (elbowing), 11:14; Grimson, Chi, misconduct, 19:56.

   Third Period-- 6, Edmonton, Buchberger 1 (Gelinas,Richardson), 1:23.
Penalties-- Smith, Chi (holding), 2:38; Buchberger, Edm (slashing), 4:15;
Manson, Edm (boarding), 8:57; Marchment, Chi (hooking), 14:15; Marchment, Chi
(tripping), 19:11.

   Shots on goal-- Chicago  10-15-6--31.  Edmonton  8-7-6--21.

   Power-play opportunities-- Chicago  2 of 7; Edmonton  0 of 5.

   Goalies-- Chicago, Belfour, 12-1 (21 shots-20 saves).  Edmonton, Ranford,
8-8 (31-26).

   A-- 17,503.

   Referee-- Andy vanHellemond.  Linesmen-- Gord Broseker, Kevin Collins.

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Pittsburgh Penguins (wins series 4-0)  2   2   1   -   5
Boston Bruins                          0   0   1   -   1

   Mario Lemieux scored two goals, including the game-winner on a shorthanded
breakaway in the first period, as the Penguins swept the Bruins and advanced
to the Stanley Cup finals for the second year in a row.

   First Period-- 1, Pittsburgh, Jagr 9 (Francis,Stanton), 4:51.  2,
Pittsburgh, Lemieux 10, 13:09 (sh).  Penalties-- Wesley, Bos (holding), 5:36;
Tocchet, Pit, double minor-major (high-sticking,instigting,fighting), 11:21;
Hughes, Bos, double major-game misconduct (fighting,high-sticking), 11:21;
Stanton, Pit (holding), 11:58.

   Second Period-- 3, Pittsburgh, Stanton 1 (Francis,McEachern), 5:27.  4,
Pittsburgh, Lemieux 11 (Tocchet), 13:58.  Penalties-- Callander, Pit
(roughing), 11:58; Leach, Bos (roughing), 11:58.

   Third Period-- 5, Boston, Leach 4 (Carpenter,Oates), 5:53.  6, Pittsburgh,
Michayluk 1 (Callander,Hrdina), 19:49.  Penalties-- None.

   Shots on goal-- Pittsburgh  9-10-6--25.  Boston  7-13-10--30.

   Power-play opportunities-- Pittsburgh  0 of 2; Boston  0 of 1.

   Goalies-- Pittsburgh, Barrasso, 12-5 (30 shots-29 saves).  Boston, Moog,
8-7 (25-20).

   A-- 14,448.

   Referee-- Don Koharski.  Linesmen-- Ron Finn, Ray Scapinello.

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Tuesday, 26 May 1992:

    Chicago at Pittsburgh, 7:35pm EST (series tied 0-0).

-JPC

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