The New York Islanders were decisively beaten by the Buffalo Sabres, 5 to 2, on October 13, 1979.

Final

BUF

Sabres

2-0-0

5

NYI

2

Team

BUF

NYI

1

2

0

2

0

1

3

3

1

Total

5

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

NYI

Sabres

Danny Gare (EV) assisted by Gilbert Perreault and Lindy Ruff

1

0

Sabres

Gilbert Perreault (EV) unassisted

2

0

2nd period

BUF

NYI

Islanders

Mike Bossy (PP) assisted by Jean Potvin and Stefan Persson

2

1

3rd period

BUF

NYI

Sabres

Gilbert Perreault (EV) assisted by Lindy Ruff and Jim Schoenfeld

3

1

Sabres

Danny Gare (PP) assisted by Gilbert Perreault and John Van Boxmeer

4

1

Sabres

Jim Schoenfeld (PP) assisted by John Van Boxmeer and Danny Gare

5

1

Islanders

Mike Bossy (EV) assisted by Bryan Trottier

5

2