The Montreal Canadiens squeaked out a win over the Buffalo Sabres, 4 to 3, on October 22, 1988.

Final

BUF

Sabres

4-5-0

3

MTL

4

Team

BUF

MTL

1

1

2

2

1

1

3

1

1

Total

3

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

MTL

Canadiens

Shayne Corson (PP) assisted by Stephane Richer and Larry Robinson

0

1

Canadiens

Ryan Walter (PP) assisted by Chris Chelios and Mats Naslund

0

2

Sabres

Scott Arniel (SH) assisted by Mike Foligno and Tom Barrasso

1

2

2nd period

BUF

MTL

Canadiens

Stephane Richer (PP) assisted by Chris Chelios and Bobby Smith

1

3

Sabres

Scott Arniel (EV) assisted by Christian Ruuttu and Lindy Ruff

2

3

3rd period

BUF

MTL

Canadiens

Stephane Richer (EV) assisted by Bobby Smith

2

4

Sabres

Kevin Maguire (EV) assisted by Pierre Turgeon and Phil Housley

3

4