The Buffalo Sabres decisively defeated the Detroit Red Wings, 6 to 3, on December 26, 1989.

Final

DET

Red Wings

11-20-5

3

BUF

Sabres

23-9-6

6

Team

DET

BUF

1

1

1

2

0

1

3

2

4

Total

3

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

DET

BUF

Red Wings

Steve Yzerman (PP) assisted by Gerard Gallant and Bernie Federko

1

0

Sabres

Mike Foligno (EV) assisted by Dave Andreychuk and Phil Housley

1

1

2nd period

DET

BUF

Sabres

Dave Andreychuk (PP) assisted by Doug Bodger and Pierre Turgeon

1

2

3rd period

DET

BUF

Red Wings

Steve Yzerman (EV) assisted by Gerard Gallant

2

2

Sabres

Mike Foligno (EV) assisted by Doug Bodger

2

3

Red Wings

Gerard Gallant (EV) assisted by Rick Zombo and Jimmy Carson

3

3

Sabres

Scott Arniel (EV) assisted by Dave Snuggerud

3

4

Sabres

Rick Vaive (EV) assisted by Christian Ruuttu and Uwe Krupp

3

5

Sabres

Benoit Hogue (EV-EN) assisted by Dave Snuggerud and Uwe Krupp

3

6