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25 years ago: Lights go out in Boston

5/24/2013

Box score from the Stanley Cup finals game 25 years ago that was cancelled because of a power outage at the Boston Garden:

EDMONTON 3 @ BOSTON 3 CANCELLED GAME

FIRST PERIOD


1. EDMONTON, Glenn Anderson 9 (Mark Messier, Craig Muni) 0:10

2. EDMONTON, Esa Tikkanen 8 (Wayne Gretzky) 15:33 PPG

3. BOSTON, Greg Hawgood 1 (Rick Middleton, Bob Sweeney) 16:56

Penalties – Kasper B Lacombe E 1:59, McSorley E 5:30, Messier E 8:01, Pederson B 14:22, Bourque B 14:30,

Tikkanen E 19:25

SECOND PERIOD

4. BOSTON, Glen Wesley 5 (unassisted) 6:12 SHG

5. BOSTON, Glen Wesley 6 (Ken Linseman) 7:37 PPG

6. EDMONTON, Craig Simpson 12 (Steve Smith, Wayne Gretzky) 16:37 PPG

Penalties – Edmonton bench 0:44, Lemay B 4:46, Lowe E 7:34, Anderson E Markwart B 10:28, Smith E

Sweeney B 13:05, Simpson E 14:15, Crowder B 15:10

Game stopped at 16:37 (2131 h et) of second pd due to total power failure at Boston Garden

All statistics from this game are counted in players' Stanley Cup totals

Shots on goal by

OILERS 14 7

BRUINS 11 8

EDMONTON, Grant Fuhr; BOSTON, Andy Moog

Power play – EDM – 2 for 4, BOS – 1 for 6

At Boston Garden