The Pittsburgh Penguins decisively defeated the Buffalo Sabres, 5 to 2, on December 23, 2002.

Final

BUF

Sabres

8-19-5-1

2

PIT

Penguins

13-14-3-4

5

Team

BUF

PIT

1

1

1

2

1

0

3

0

4

Total

2

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

PIT

Sabres

J.P. Dumont (EV) assisted by Norm Milley and Chris Gratton

1

0

Penguins

Milan Kraft (EV) assisted by Michal Sivek and Alex Kovalev

1

1

2nd period

BUF

PIT

Sabres

Ales Kotalik (PP) assisted by James Patrick and Brian Campbell

2

1

3rd period

BUF

PIT

Penguins

Alex Kovalev (EV) assisted by Mario Lemieux

2

2

Penguins

Mario Lemieux (EV) unassisted

2

3

Penguins

Alex Kovalev (EV) assisted by Martin Straka and Mario Lemieux

2

4

Penguins

Martin Straka (EV) assisted by Mario Lemieux

2

5