The Edmonton Oilers squeaked out a win over the Buffalo Sabres, 4 to 3, on October 4, 1996.

Final

BUF

Sabres

0-1-0

3

EDM

Oilers

1-0-0

4

Team

BUF

EDM

1

0

1

2

2

2

3

1

1

Total

3

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

EDM

Oilers

Ryan Smyth (EV) assisted by Doug Weight

0

1

2nd period

BUF

EDM

Oilers

Miroslav Satan (PP) assisted by Todd Marchant and Dan McGillis

0

2

Sabres

Pat LaFontaine (PP) assisted by Brad May and Randy Burridge

1

2

Sabres

Garry Galley (PP) assisted by Richard Smehlik and Pat LaFontaine

2

2

Oilers

Rem Murray (EV) assisted by Todd Marchant and Luke Richardson

2

3

3rd period

BUF

EDM

Oilers

Dean McAmmond (EV) assisted by Andrei Kovalenko and Jason Arnott

2

4

Sabres

Curtis Brown (EV) assisted by Derek Plante and Michal Grosek

3

4