The New York Rangers were decisively beaten by the Buffalo Sabres, 5 to 2, on December 21, 1988.

Final

BUF

Sabres

13-17-4

5

NYR

Rangers

17-14-4

2

Team

BUF

NYR

1

2

1

2

2

0

3

1

1

Total

5

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

NYR

Rangers

Ulf Dahlen (EV) assisted by Tomas Sandstrom and James Patrick

0

1

Sabres

Ray Sheppard (EV) assisted by Pierre Turgeon

1

1

Sabres

Doug Bodger (PP) assisted by Calle Johansson and Ray Sheppard

2

1

2nd period

BUF

NYR

Sabres

Doug Bodger (PP) assisted by Christian Ruuttu and Phil Housley

3

1

Sabres

Mike Hartman (EV) assisted by Mark Napier and Benoit Hogue

4

1

3rd period

BUF

NYR

Sabres

Pierre Turgeon (EV) unassisted

5

1

Rangers

John Ogrodnick (EV) assisted by Kelly Kisio

5

2