The Buffalo Sabres couldn't pull it off against the New York Rangers, 5 to 4, on January 25, 1979.

Final

NYR

Rangers

27-16-5

5

BUF

Sabres

18-17-11

4

Team

NYR

BUF

1

2

2

2

1

2

3

2

0

Total

5

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYR

BUF

Sabres

Jacques Richard (EV) assisted by Terry Martin and Jim Schoenfeld

0

1

Sabres

Don Luce (PP) assisted by Danny Gare and Craig Ramsay

0

2

Rangers

Pierre Plante (EV) assisted by Dave Farrish and Ron Greschner

1

2

Rangers

Ron Duguay (EV) assisted by Mike McEwen

2

2

2nd period

NYR

BUF

Sabres

Gilbert Perreault (EV) assisted by Rene Robert and Bill Hajt

2

3

Sabres

Jacques Richard (EV) assisted by Ric Seiling

2

4

Rangers

Eddie Johnstone (EV) assisted by Mario Marois

3

4

3rd period

NYR

BUF

Rangers

Dave Maloney (EV) assisted by Ron Duguay and Walt Tkaczuk

4

4

Rangers

Ron Duguay (EV) assisted by Pierre Plante and Walt Tkaczuk

5

4