The Buffalo Sabres squeaked out a win over the Montreal Canadiens, 3 to 2, on December 19, 1986.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

16-14-4

2

BUF

Sabres

7-21-4

3

Team

MTL

BUF

1

0

1

2

1

1

3

1

1

Total

2

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

BUF

Sabres

John Tucker (EV) assisted by Dave Andreychuk and Mike Ramsey

0

1

2nd period

MTL

BUF

Sabres

Mike Foligno (PP) assisted by Christian Ruuttu and Doug Smith

0

2

Canadiens

Shayne Corson (EV) assisted by Bob Gainey and Guy Carbonneau

1

2

3rd period

MTL

BUF

Canadiens

Bobby Smith (EV) assisted by Mike McPhee and Claude Lemieux

2

2

Sabres

Mike Foligno (EV) assisted by Christian Ruuttu

2

3