The Quebec Nordiques couldn't pull it off against the Buffalo Sabres, 5 to 4, on December 18, 1982.

Final

BUF

Sabres

14-13-6

5

QUE

Nordiques

15-13-4

4

Team

BUF

QUE

1

2

2

2

3

1

3

0

1

Total

5

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

QUE

Nordiques

Marian Stastny (EV) assisted by Peter Stastny

0

1

Sabres

Phil Housley (EV) assisted by Gilbert Perreault

1

1

Nordiques

Wilf Paiement (EV) assisted by Wally Weir

1

2

Sabres

Mike Foligno (EV) assisted by Phil Housley

2

2

2nd period

BUF

QUE

Sabres

Brent Peterson (EV) assisted by Gilles Hamel and Hannu Virta

3

2

Nordiques

Wilf Paiement (EV) assisted by Peter Stastny and Mario Marois

3

3

Sabres

Gilbert Perreault (PP) assisted by John Van Boxmeer and Phil Housley

4

3

Sabres

Sean McKenna (EV) assisted by Dale McCourt and Craig Ramsay

5

3

3rd period

BUF

QUE

Nordiques

Marc Tardif (EV) assisted by Blake Wesley and Michel Goulet

5

4