The Montreal Canadiens couldn't pull it off against the Buffalo Sabres, 6 to 5, on January 6, 1988.

Final

BUF

Sabres

16-17-7

6

MTL

Canadiens

22-11-9

5

Team

BUF

MTL

1

1

3

2

1

2

3

4

0

Total

6

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

MTL

Canadiens

Mats Naslund (EV) assisted by Claude Lemieux and Rick Green

0

1

Canadiens

Ryan Walter (EV) assisted by Bobby Smith

0

2

Canadiens

Ryan Walter (PP) assisted by Bobby Smith and Petr Svoboda

0

3

Sabres

Dave Andreychuk (EV) assisted by Doug Smith and Kevin Maguire

1

3

2nd period

BUF

MTL

Sabres

Doug Smith (EV) assisted by Mike Foligno and Mikael Andersson

2

3

Canadiens

Claude Lemieux (EV) assisted by Bobby Smith and Ryan Walter

2

4

Canadiens

Stephane Richer (EV) assisted by Mats Naslund and Chris Chelios

2

5

3rd period

BUF

MTL

Sabres

Ray Sheppard (PP) unassisted

3

5

Sabres

Dave Andreychuk (PP) assisted by Uwe Krupp and Mike Foligno

4

5

Sabres

Scott Arniel (EV) assisted by Dave Andreychuk and Uwe Krupp

5

5

Sabres

Dave Andreychuk (EV) assisted by Scott Arniel and Uwe Krupp

6

5