The Buffalo Sabres squeaked out a win over the Edmonton Oilers, 4 to 3, on January 3, 2012.

Final

EDM

Oilers

16-20-3

3

BUF

Sabres

18-17-4

4

Team

EDM

BUF

1

1

1

2

1

1

3

1

2

Total

3

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

EDM

BUF

Oilers

Taylor Hall (EV) assisted by Ales Hemsky and Sam Gagner

1

0

Sabres

Jason Pominville (EV) assisted by Jochen Hecht and Brayden McNabb

1

1

2nd period

EDM

BUF

Sabres

Jordan Leopold (EV) assisted by Drew Stafford and Brayden McNabb

1

2

Oilers

Sam Gagner (PP) assisted by Jeff Petry and Ales Hemsky

2

2

3rd period

EDM

BUF

Sabres

Drew Stafford (EV) assisted by Nathan Gerbe and Derek Roy

2

3

Sabres

Nathan Gerbe (EV) assisted by Drew Stafford

2

4

Oilers

Corey Potter (EV) assisted by Jordan Eberle and Anton Lander

3

4