The Buffalo Sabres emerged victorious over the Montreal Canadiens, 4 to 2, on January 16, 1972.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

25-11-7

2

BUF

Sabres

9-26-10

4

Team

MTL

BUF

1

0

1

2

1

1

3

1

2

Total

2

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

BUF

Sabres

Jim Lorentz (PP) assisted by Gilbert Perreault and Rick Martin

0

1

2nd period

MTL

BUF

Sabres

Steve Atkinson (EV) assisted by Chris Evans and Jim Lorentz

0

2

Canadiens

Frank Mahovlich (PP) assisted by Guy Lafleur

1

2

3rd period

MTL

BUF

Canadiens

Jacques Lemaire (EV) assisted by Guy Lafleur and Marc Tardif

2

2

Sabres

Jim Lorentz (EV) assisted by Craig Ramsay

2

3

Sabres

Gilbert Perreault (EV) assisted by Al Hamilton

2

4