The Hartford Whalers were decisively beaten by the Buffalo Sabres, 4 to 1, on December 17, 1983.

Final

BUF

Sabres

19-10-4

4

HFD

Whalers

11-16-3

1

Team

BUF

HFD

1

2

0

2

0

1

3

2

0

Total

4

1

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

HFD

Sabres

Ric Seiling (SH) assisted by Gilbert Perreault and Bill Hajt

1

0

Sabres

Sean McKenna (EV) assisted by Hannu Virta and Adam Creighton

2

0

2nd period

BUF

HFD

Whalers

Mark Johnson (PP) assisted by Risto Siltanen and Ron Francis

2

1

3rd period

BUF

HFD

Sabres

Jim Wiemer (EV) assisted by Hannu Virta and Dave Andreychuk

3

1

Sabres

Jim Wiemer (SH) unassisted

4

1