The Washington Capitals fell to the Buffalo Sabres, 5 to 3, on December 14, 2007.

Final

BUF

Sabres

15-14-1

5

WSH

Capitals

12-18-2

3

Team

BUF

WSH

1

1

1

2

1

1

3

3

1

Total

5

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

WSH

Capitals

Alex Ovechkin (PP) assisted by Nicklas Backstrom and Michael Nylander

0

1

Sabres

Derek Roy (SH) unassisted

1

1

2nd period

BUF

WSH

Capitals

Nicklas Backstrom (EV) assisted by Viktor Kozlov

1

2

Sabres

Maxim Afinogenov (EV) assisted by Andrej Sekera and Paul Gaustad

2

2

3rd period

BUF

WSH

Sabres

Drew Stafford (EV) assisted by Brian Campbell and Derek Roy

3

2

Capitals

Brooks Laich (EV) assisted by Milan Jurcina and Tom Poti

3

3

Sabres

Tim Connolly (EV) assisted by Jason Pominville and Toni Lydman

4

3

Sabres

Jochen Hecht (EV-EN) assisted by Jason Pominville

5

3