The Buffalo Sabres fell to the Edmonton Oilers, 3 to 1, on January 24, 1997.

Final

EDM

Oilers

22-22-5

3

BUF

Sabres

25-18-5

1

Team

EDM

BUF

1

1

0

2

0

1

3

2

0

Total

3

1

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

EDM

BUF

Oilers

Andrei Kovalenko (PP) assisted by Doug Weight and David Oliver

1

0

2nd period

EDM

BUF

Sabres

Rob Ray (EV) assisted by Barrie Moore and Garry Galley

1

1

3rd period

EDM

BUF

Oilers

Ryan Smyth (EV) assisted by Dan McGillis and Kevin Lowe

2

1

Oilers

Dan McGillis (PP) assisted by Andrei Kovalenko and Dean McAmmond

3

1