The Montreal Canadiens decisively defeated the Buffalo Sabres, 6 to 3, on December 29, 1979.

Final

BUF

Sabres

24-10-3

3

MTL

Canadiens

18-14-6

6

Team

BUF

MTL

1

2

3

2

0

2

3

1

1

Total

3

6

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

MTL

Canadiens

Pierre Mondou (EV) assisted by Steve Shutt and Rod Langway

0

1

Canadiens

Larry Robinson (PP) assisted by Guy Lafleur and Pierre Mondou

0

2

Sabres

Danny Gare (PP) assisted by Gilbert Perreault and Rick Dudley

1

2

Canadiens

Pierre Mondou (EV) assisted by Steve Shutt and Guy Lafleur

1

3

Sabres

Tony McKegney (EV) assisted by Derek Smith

2

3

2nd period

BUF

MTL

Canadiens

Rejean Houle (EV) assisted by Doug Jarvis and Larry Robinson

2

4

Canadiens

Steve Shutt (EV) assisted by Guy Lafleur

2

5

3rd period

BUF

MTL

Sabres

Andre Savard (EV) assisted by Rick Martin and Ric Seiling

3

5

Canadiens

Bob Gainey (EV-EN) assisted by Larry Robinson and Serge Savard

3

6