The Buffalo Sabres tied the Edmonton Oilers, 5 to 5, in overtime on December 19, 1988.

Final

EDM

Oilers

19-12-4

5

BUF

Sabres

12-17-4

5

Team

EDM

BUF

1

1

2

2

2

2

3

2

1

OT

0

0

Total

5

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

EDM

BUF

Sabres

John Tucker (PP) assisted by Phil Housley and Doug Bodger

0

1

Sabres

Lindy Ruff (EV) assisted by Pierre Turgeon and Mike Donnelly

0

2

Oilers

Jimmy Carson (EV) assisted by Esa Tikkanen and Craig Muni

1

2

2nd period

EDM

BUF

Sabres

Mike Hartman (EV) assisted by Pierre Turgeon and Phil Housley

1

3

Oilers

Keith Acton (EV) assisted by Steve Smith and Jeff Beukeboom

2

3

Oilers

Craig MacTavish (EV) assisted by Mark Messier and Kevin Lowe

3

3

Sabres

Scott Arniel (EV) assisted by Christian Ruuttu

3

4

3rd period

EDM

BUF

Sabres

Ray Sheppard (PP) assisted by Pierre Turgeon and Mike Ramsey

3

5

Oilers

Esa Tikkanen (EV) assisted by Keith Acton and Steve Smith

4

5

Oilers

Jimmy Carson (PP) assisted by Craig MacTavish and Esa Tikkanen

5

5