The Montreal Canadiens were easily defeated by the Buffalo Sabres, 7 to 2, on January 26, 1980.

Final

BUF

Sabres

30-13-6

7

MTL

Canadiens

25-18-6

2

Team

BUF

MTL

1

2

2

2

2

0

3

3

0

Total

7

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

MTL

Sabres

Rick Martin (EV) assisted by Andre Savard

1

0

Canadiens

Pierre Mondou (PP) assisted by Yvon Lambert and Rejean Houle

1

1

Sabres

Rick Martin (PP) assisted by Gilbert Perreault

2

1

Canadiens

Larry Robinson (EV) assisted by Rod Langway and Guy Lafleur

2

2

2nd period

BUF

MTL

Sabres

John Van Boxmeer (EV) assisted by Rick Martin and Don Luce

3

2

Sabres

Larry Playfair (EV) unassisted

4

2

3rd period

BUF

MTL

Sabres

Derek Smith (PP) unassisted

5

2

Sabres

Ric Seiling (EV) assisted by Rick Dudley

6

2

Sabres

Don Luce (EV) assisted by Ric Seiling and Rick Dudley

7

2