The New Jersey Devils were decisively beaten by the Buffalo Sabres, 5 to 2, on January 25, 1988.

Final

BUF

Sabres

23-19-8

5

NJD

Devils

21-24-5

2

Team

BUF

NJD

1

3

0

2

0

1

3

2

1

Total

5

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

NJD

Sabres

Ray Sheppard (EV) assisted by Pierre Turgeon and Uwe Krupp

1

0

Sabres

Doug Smith (EV) assisted by Lindy Ruff and Kevin Maguire

2

0

Sabres

Mike Foligno (PP) assisted by Doug Smith and Phil Housley

3

0

2nd period

BUF

NJD

Devils

Doug Sulliman (PP) assisted by Joe Cirella and Bruce Driver

3

1

3rd period

BUF

NJD

Devils

Jim Korn (PP) assisted by Tom Kurvers and Doug Sulliman

3

2

Sabres

Christian Ruuttu (EV) unassisted

4

2

Sabres

Jan Ludvig (EV-EN) assisted by Mikael Andersson

5

2