On This Date 5/8/1988

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Amateur officials are used for Game 4 of the Wales Conference Finals in Meadowlands, as the New Jersey Devils even the series against the Boston Bruins with a 3-1 win. The regular officials were protesting an injunction that stopped New Jersey coach Jim Schoenfeld from being suspended for his incident with Don Koharski following their loss in Game 3. The officials returned for Game 5 as Schoenfeld served his suspension.