OILERS 4 PENGUINS 3 Oilers led by Bob Howarth with his first two of the season as he had a pair to help get past the Pens . Pens led by Captain Brian Spilak with a pair.
RED WINGS 2 BLACK HAWKS 1 Friday had a tight battle just before the holidays as both goalies put on a brilliant show.
FLYERS 3 BRUINS 2 The tight hockey theme continued as all three junior games were decided by a goal ,in this game 5 different marksmen.
KINGS 5 BRUINS 3 Kings' Bob Tenison had the natural hat trick in the second as he helped beat the Bruins
BLACK HAWKS 7 PENGUINS 4 Hawks' Graydon Lee had a beauty hat trick and Jeff Davis had a pair as they took apart the Penguins who got two by Troy Izlakar
FLYERS 4 LEAFS 1 Flyers led by Conrad Hotrum with a pair as they beat up the Leafs
BLACK HAWKS 2 SHARKS 2 Tight game on Sunday before the holidays as the goalies again were on their games in this tie.
FLYERS 3 CANADIENS 1 First place Flyers squeaked by the hard working Habs
STARS 7 RED WINGS 4 Stars led by Larry Litzgus with two as he helped take a part the Wings who were led by Rob Nacha with a pair in a losing cause.