The Buffalo Sabres couldn't pull it off against the Minnesota North Stars, 5 to 4, on October 14, 1979.

Final

BUF

Sabres

2-1-0

4

Team

MNS

BUF

1

1

1

2

3

2

3

1

1

Total

5

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MNS

BUF

Sabres

Rick Martin (EV) assisted by Gilbert Perreault and Craig Ramsay

0

1

North Stars

Craig Hartsburg (PP) assisted by Bobby Smith

1

1

2nd period

MNS

BUF

North Stars

Glen Sharpley (EV) assisted by Ron Zanussi and Brad Maxwell

2

1

North Stars

Steve Payne (EV) assisted by Al MacAdam and Paul Shmyr

3

1

North Stars

Fred Barrett (EV) unassisted

4

1

Sabres

Ric Seiling (EV) assisted by Craig Ramsay

4

2

Sabres

Gilbert Perreault (EV) assisted by Rick Martin and Danny Gare

4

3

3rd period

MNS

BUF

North Stars

Kent-Erik Andersson (EV) assisted by Tim Young and Tom McCarthy

5

3

Sabres

John Van Boxmeer (EV) assisted by Larry Playfair and Craig Ramsay

5

4