The Montreal Canadiens decisively defeated the Buffalo Sabres, 8 to 5, on November 17, 1973.

Final

BUF

Sabres

9-6-1

5

MTL

8

Team

BUF

MTL

1

2

0

2

1

5

3

2

3

Total

5

8

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

MTL

Sabres

Rick Martin (EV) assisted by Norm Gratton and Gerry Meehan

1

0

Sabres

Gerry Meehan (PP) assisted by Jim Lorentz

2

0

2nd period

BUF

MTL

Canadiens

Jacques Laperriere (EV) assisted by Frank Mahovlich and Chuck Lefley

2

1

Canadiens

Jacques Lemaire (EV) assisted by Guy Lafleur and Henri Richard

2

2

Canadiens

Guy Lafleur (EV) assisted by Henri Richard and Jacques Lemaire

2

3

Sabres

Jim Lorentz (EV) assisted by Doug Rombough and Larry Carriere

3

3

Canadiens

Yvon Lambert (EV) assisted by Bob Gainey

3

4

Canadiens

Frank Mahovlich (EV) assisted by Yvan Cournoyer

3

5

3rd period

BUF

MTL

Canadiens

Guy Lafleur (EV) assisted by Jacques Lemaire

3

6

Canadiens

Jacques Laperriere (SH) assisted by Frank Mahovlich and Chuck Lefley

3

7

Sabres

Doug Rombough (EV) assisted by Mike Robitaille

4

7

Canadiens

Yvon Lambert (EV) assisted by Pierre Bouchard and Bob Gainey

4

8

Sabres

Larry Carriere (PP) assisted by John Gould and Rick Dudley

5

8