The Buffalo Sabres emerged victorious over the Montreal Canadiens, 4 to 2, on December 18, 1998.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

8-17-5

2

BUF

Sabres

16-5-5

4

Team

MTL

BUF

1

1

1

2

1

1

3

0

2

Total

2

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

BUF

Canadiens

Igor Ulanov (EV) assisted by Craig Rivet

1

0

Sabres

Brian Holzinger (EV) assisted by Dixon Ward

1

1

2nd period

MTL

BUF

Canadiens

Benoit Brunet (EV) unassisted

2

1

Sabres

Vaclav Varada (EV) assisted by Dixon Ward and Jason Woolley

2

2

3rd period

MTL

BUF

Sabres

Curtis Brown (EV) assisted by Michal Grosek and Darryl Shannon

2

3

Sabres

Dixon Ward (SH) assisted by Michael Peca and Jay McKee

2

4