The Buffalo Sabres emerged victorious over the Toronto Maple Leafs, 5 to 3, on December 27, 1979.

Final

TOR

3

BUF

Sabres

24-9-3

5

Team

TOR

BUF

1

1

1

2

1

3

3

1

1

Total

3

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

TOR

BUF

Maple Leafs

Rocky Saganiuk (EV) assisted by John Anderson

1

0

Sabres

Richie Dunn (PP) assisted by Derek Smith

1

1

2nd period

TOR

BUF

Maple Leafs

Ron Ellis (EV) assisted by Walt McKechnie

2

1

Sabres

Gilbert Perreault (PP) assisted by Rick Dudley and John Van Boxmeer

2

2

Sabres

Danny Gare (EV) assisted by Derek Smith and Tony McKegney

2

3

Sabres

Jerry Korab (EV) assisted by Derek Smith and Tony McKegney

2

4

3rd period

TOR

BUF

Maple Leafs

Rocky Saganiuk (EV) assisted by John Anderson and Joel Quenneville

3

4

Sabres

Danny Gare (EV-EN) assisted by Craig Ramsay and Don Luce

3

5