The Buffalo Sabres squeaked out a win over the Atlanta Flames, 5 to 4, on December 21, 1978.

Final

AFM

Flames

18-13-3

4

BUF

Sabres

14-11-8

5

Team

AFM

BUF

1

3

0

2

0

3

3

1

2

Total

4

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

AFM

BUF

Flames

Tom Lysiak (EV) assisted by Jean Pronovost

1

0

Flames

Tom Lysiak (EV) assisted by Jean Pronovost

2

0

Flames

Bobby Lalonde (PP) assisted by Eric Vail and Bob MacMillan

3

0

2nd period

AFM

BUF

Sabres

Ric Seiling (EV) assisted by Rene Robert

3

1

Sabres

Derek Smith (EV) assisted by Tony McKegney and Gilbert Perreault

3

2

Sabres

Jerry Korab (PP) assisted by Danny Gare and Craig Ramsay

3

3

3rd period

AFM

BUF

Sabres

Rick Martin (EV) assisted by Rene Robert and Ric Seiling

3

4

Sabres

Don Luce (EV) assisted by Bill Stewart and Danny Gare

3

5

Flames

Bob MacMillan (EV) assisted by Guy Chouinard and Eric Vail

4

5