The Washington Capitals couldn't pull it off against the Buffalo Sabres, 7 to 6, on November 19, 1977.

Final

BUF

Sabres

11-4-2

7

WSH

Capitals

2-12-3

6

Team

BUF

WSH

1

3

3

2

2

1

3

2

2

Total

7

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

WSH

Capitals

Bob Sirois (EV) assisted by Bill Riley

0

1

Capitals

Bryan Watson (EV) assisted by Gord Lane and Dave Forbes

0

2

Sabres

Danny Gare (PP) assisted by Craig Ramsay

1

2

Sabres

Gilbert Perreault (EV) assisted by Jim Schoenfeld

2

2

Sabres

Rene Robert (EV) assisted by Gilbert Perreault and Jerry Korab

3

2

Capitals

Guy Charron (EV) assisted by Robert Picard and Bill Riley

3

3

2nd period

BUF

WSH

Sabres

Craig Ramsay (EV) unassisted

4

3

Capitals

Dave Forbes (EV) assisted by Bill Collins and Bryan Watson

4

4

Sabres

Gilbert Perreault (EV) assisted by Rene Robert

5

4

3rd period

BUF

WSH

Capitals

Gord Lane (EV) assisted by Dave Forbes

5

5

Capitals

Tom Rowe (EV) assisted by Gerry Meehan

5

6

Sabres

Gilbert Perreault (EV) assisted by Rick Martin and Rene Robert

6

6

Sabres

Rene Robert (EV) assisted by Gilbert Perreault and Lee Fogolin

7

6