The New York Islanders couldn't pull it off against the Buffalo Sabres, 3 to 2, on November 30, 1996.

Final

BUF

Sabres

13-11-1

3

NYI

Islanders

6-10-8

2

Team

BUF

NYI

1

1

0

2

1

1

3

1

1

Total

3

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

NYI

Sabres

Donald Audette (EV) assisted by Mike Wilson and Dixon Ward

1

0

2nd period

BUF

NYI

Sabres

Alexei Zhitnik (PP) assisted by Garry Galley and Donald Audette

2

0

Islanders

Bryan Berard (PP) assisted by Bryan Smolinski and Travis Green

2

1

3rd period

BUF

NYI

Sabres

Dixon Ward (EV) assisted by Darryl Shannon and Matthew Barnaby

3

1

Islanders

Derek Armstrong (EV) assisted by Bryan Berard

3

2