The Buffalo Sabres emerged victorious over the Dallas Stars, 3 to 1, on January 31, 1997.

Final

DAL

Stars

29-18-4

1

BUF

Sabres

27-19-5

3

Team

DAL

BUF

1

0

0

2

0

2

3

1

1

Total

1

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

2nd period

DAL

BUF

Sabres

Derek Plante (EV) assisted by Matthew Barnaby and Alexei Zhitnik

0

1

Sabres

Dixon Ward (EV) assisted by Michael Peca and Richard Smehlik

0

2

3rd period

DAL

BUF

Stars

Mike Modano (EV) assisted by Jamie Langenbrunner and Joe Nieuwendyk

1

2

Sabres

Matthew Barnaby (EV) unassisted

1

3