The Buffalo Sabres couldn't pull it off against the Detroit Red Wings, 3 to 2, on October 15, 1978.

Final

DET

3

BUF

Sabres

1-1-1

2

Team

DET

BUF

1

1

0

2

2

1

3

0

1

Total

3

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

DET

BUF

Red Wings

Dan Labraaten (PP) assisted by Errol Thompson and Andre St. Laurent

1

0

2nd period

DET

BUF

Sabres

Tony McKegney (EV) assisted by Danny Gare and Gilbert Perreault

1

1

Red Wings

Dale McCourt (PP) assisted by Dan Labraaten and Reed Larson

2

1

Red Wings

Errol Thompson (EV) assisted by Andre St. Laurent and Thommie Bergman

3

1

3rd period

DET

BUF

Sabres

Danny Gare (EV) assisted by Rick Martin

3

2