The Buffalo Sabres decisively defeated the New York Islanders, 6 to 3, on December 26, 2005.

Final

NYI

Islanders

17-16-2

3

BUF

Sabres

25-11-1

6

Team

NYI

BUF

1

3

1

2

0

1

3

0

4

Total

3

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

BUF

Sabres

Ales Kotalik (EV) assisted by Brian Campbell and Tim Connolly

0

1

Islanders

Jason Blake (EV) assisted by Mike York and Chris Campoli

1

1

Islanders

Alexei Yashin (EV) assisted by Arron Asham

2

1

Islanders

Miroslav Satan (PP) assisted by Chris Campoli and Alexei Yashin

3

1

2nd period

NYI

BUF

Sabres

Maxim Afinogenov (PP) assisted by Thomas Vanek and Chris Drury

3

2

3rd period

NYI

BUF

Sabres

Brian Campbell (PP) assisted by Chris Drury and Tim Connolly

3

3

Sabres

Thomas Vanek (PP) assisted by Ales Kotalik and Derek Roy

3

4

Sabres

Chris Drury (EV) assisted by Jochen Hecht

3

5

Sabres

Jochen Hecht (EV-EN) assisted by Maxim Afinogenov

3

6