The Buffalo Sabres were decisively beaten by the New York Islanders, 5 to 2, on January 29, 1988.

Final

NYI

Islanders

24-20-5

5

BUF

Sabres

23-21-8

2

Team

NYI

BUF

1

0

0

2

3

1

3

2

1

Total

5

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

2nd period

NYI

BUF

Sabres

Dave Andreychuk (PP) assisted by Mike Foligno and John Tucker

0

1

Islanders

Ken Leiter (EV) assisted by Bob Bassen and Dale Henry

1

1

Islanders

Mikko Makela (EV) assisted by Greg Gilbert

2

1

Islanders

Derek King (EV) assisted by Brent Sutter and Pat Flatley

3

1

3rd period

NYI

BUF

Islanders

Pat Flatley (EV) assisted by Ken Leiter

4

1

Islanders

Brad Lauer (EV) assisted by Mikko Makela and Bryan Trottier

5

1

Sabres

Mike Donnelly (EV) assisted by Jan Ludvig and John Tucker

5

2