The Buffalo Sabres squeaked out a win over the New York Islanders, 3 to 2, on January 9, 1980.

Final

NYI

Islanders

16-17-6

2

BUF

Sabres

27-11-3

3

Team

NYI

BUF

1

1

1

2

1

1

3

0

1

Total

2

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

BUF

Islanders

Bryan Trottier (PP) assisted by Clark Gillies and Mike Bossy

1

0

Sabres

Craig Ramsay (PP) assisted by Richie Dunn and Gilbert Perreault

1

1

2nd period

NYI

BUF

Sabres

Rick Martin (EV) assisted by Jerry Korab

1

2

Islanders

John Tonelli (EV) assisted by Bob Nystrom and Stefan Persson

2

2

3rd period

NYI

BUF

Sabres

Richie Dunn (EV) assisted by Ric Seiling and Rick Dudley

2

3