The Buffalo Sabres squeaked out a win over the Edmonton Oilers, 6 to 5, on November 12, 1989.

Final

EDM

Oilers

6-9-4

5

BUF

Sabres

12-4-2

6

Team

EDM

BUF

1

1

2

2

2

1

3

2

3

Total

5

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

EDM

BUF

Sabres

Rick Vaive (PP) assisted by Dave Andreychuk and Pierre Turgeon

0

1

Sabres

Christian Ruuttu (EV) assisted by Alexander Mogilny and Phil Housley

0

2

Oilers

Jari Kurri (PP) assisted by Mark Messier and Glenn Anderson

1

2

2nd period

EDM

BUF

Oilers

Craig MacTavish (EV) assisted by Peter Eriksson and Jeff Beukeboom

2

2

Sabres

Phil Housley (PP) assisted by Doug Bodger and Pierre Turgeon

2

3

Oilers

Jari Kurri (PP) assisted by Mark Messier and Esa Tikkanen

3

3

3rd period

EDM

BUF

Sabres

Rob Ray (EV) assisted by Mike Foligno

3

4

Sabres

Doug Bodger (PP) assisted by Phil Housley and Pierre Turgeon

3

5

Oilers

Mark Messier (EV) assisted by Craig Simpson and Glenn Anderson

4

5

Oilers

Craig Simpson (EV) assisted by Jari Kurri and Charlie Huddy

5

5

Sabres

Dave Andreychuk (EV) unassisted

5

6