The New Jersey Devils squeaked out a win over the Buffalo Sabres, 3 to 2, on October 11, 1997.

Final

BUF

Sabres

2-3-1

2

NJD

Devils

3-2-0

3

Team

BUF

NJD

1

1

0

2

1

1

3

0

2

Total

2

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

NJD

Sabres

Michal Grosek (EV) assisted by Curtis Brown and Erik Rasmussen

1

0

2nd period

BUF

NJD

Devils

Scott Niedermayer (PP) assisted by Dave Andreychuk and Doug Gilmour

1

1

Sabres

Jason Dawe (PP) assisted by Alexei Zhitnik and Darryl Shannon

2

1

3rd period

BUF

NJD

Devils

Bobby Holik (EV) assisted by Dave Andreychuk

2

2

Devils

Dave Andreychuk (PP) assisted by Bobby Holik and Doug Gilmour

2

3