The Buffalo Sabres squeaked out a win over the Carolina Hurricanes, 3 to 2, in overtime on December 12, 1997.

Final

CAR

Hurricanes

12-16-5

2

BUF

Sabres

10-14-6

3

Team

CAR

BUF

1

0

1

2

0

0

3

2

1

OT

0

1

Total

2

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

CAR

BUF

Sabres

Michael Peca (PP) assisted by Richard Smehlik and Derek Plante

0

1

3rd period

CAR

BUF

Hurricanes

Kevin Dineen (EV) assisted by Paul Ranheim and Enrico Ciccone

1

1

Hurricanes

Jeff O'Neill (PP) assisted by Geoff Sanderson and Glen Wesley

2

1

Sabres

Miroslav Satan (EV) assisted by Jason Woolley

2

2

OT

CAR

BUF

Sabres

Matthew Barnaby (EV) assisted by Richard Smehlik

2

3