The Montreal Canadiens couldn't pull it off against the Buffalo Sabres, 4 to 3, on October 17, 1998.

Final

BUF

Sabres

2-1-1

4

MTL

3

Team

BUF

MTL

1

0

2

2

2

1

3

2

0

Total

4

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

MTL

Canadiens

Benoit Brunet (SH) assisted by Vincent Damphousse

0

1

Canadiens

Vladimir Malakhov (EV) assisted by Vincent Damphousse

0

2

2nd period

BUF

MTL

Canadiens

Vincent Damphousse (SH) assisted by Mark Recchi

0

3

Sabres

Brian Holzinger (PP) assisted by Michal Grosek and Miroslav Satan

1

3

Sabres

Michael Peca (PP) assisted by Michal Grosek

2

3

3rd period

BUF

MTL

Sabres

Dixon Ward (EV) assisted by Vaclav Varada

3

3

Sabres

Vaclav Varada (EV) assisted by Dixon Ward and Michael Peca

4

3