The New York Islanders decisively defeated the Buffalo Sabres, 5 to 2, on January 4, 1983.

Final

BUF

Sabres

18-14-7

2

NYI

Islanders

20-16-7

5

Team

BUF

NYI

1

1

3

2

1

1

3

0

1

Total

2

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

NYI

Islanders

Gord Lane (EV) assisted by Duane Sutter and Brent Sutter

0

1

Sabres

Gilbert Perreault (PP) assisted by Mike Foligno and John Van Boxmeer

1

1

Islanders

Mike Bossy (PP) assisted by Bryan Trottier

1

2

Islanders

Brent Sutter (EV) assisted by Duane Sutter and Clark Gillies

1

3

2nd period

BUF

NYI

Islanders

Butch Goring (EV) assisted by Ken Morrow and Duane Sutter

1

4

Sabres

Mike Ramsey (EV) assisted by John Van Boxmeer and Gilbert Perreault

2

4

3rd period

BUF

NYI

Islanders

Bob Bourne (EV) assisted by Bob Nystrom and Billy Carroll

2

5