The Buffalo Sabres were decisively beaten by the Hartford Whalers, 6 to 3, on December 21, 1983.

Final

HFD

Whalers

12-17-3

6

BUF

Sabres

20-11-4

3

Team

HFD

BUF

1

1

1

2

2

1

3

3

1

Total

6

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

HFD

BUF

Sabres

Adam Creighton (EV) assisted by Lindy Ruff

0

1

Whalers

Mark Johnson (PP) assisted by Richie Dunn and Ray Neufeld

1

1

2nd period

HFD

BUF

Sabres

Dave Andreychuk (EV) assisted by Lindy Ruff and Paul Cyr

1

2

Whalers

Sylvain Turgeon (PP) assisted by Mark Johnson and Richie Dunn

2

2

Whalers

Bob Crawford (EV) assisted by Greg Malone and Norm Dupont

3

2

3rd period

HFD

BUF

Whalers

Ron Francis (EV) assisted by Paul Lawless and Blaine Stoughton

4

2

Whalers

Sylvain Turgeon (PP) assisted by Mark Johnson and Ray Neufeld

5

2

Sabres

Lindy Ruff (PP) assisted by Dave Andreychuk and Adam Creighton

5

3

Whalers

Steve Stoyanovich (EV-EN) assisted by Greg Malone

6

3