The Carolina Hurricanes decisively defeated the Buffalo Sabres, 4 to 1, on December 27, 1997.

Final

BUF

Sabres

13-18-6

1

CAR

Hurricanes

14-20-5

4

Team

BUF

CAR

1

0

1

2

0

3

3

1

0

Total

1

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

CAR

Hurricanes

Steve Chiasson (PP) assisted by Gary Roberts and Nelson Emerson

0

1

2nd period

BUF

CAR

Hurricanes

Nelson Emerson (PP) assisted by Sami Kapanen and Keith Primeau

0

2

Hurricanes

Curtis Leschyshyn (EV) unassisted

0

3

Hurricanes

Kent Manderville (EV) assisted by Adam Burt and Kevin Haller

0

4

3rd period

BUF

CAR

Sabres

Jason Dawe (EV) assisted by Richard Smehlik and Matthew Barnaby

1

4