The Montreal Canadiens squeaked out a win over the Buffalo Sabres, 3 to 2, in overtime on December 3, 1988.

Final

BUF

Sabres

11-14-2

2

MTL

Canadiens

16-9-4

3

Team

BUF

MTL

1

0

0

2

2

1

3

0

1

OT

0

1

Total

2

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

2nd period

BUF

MTL

Sabres

Scott Arniel (SH) assisted by Christian Ruuttu and Phil Housley

1

0

Sabres

Pierre Turgeon (PP) assisted by Mike Donnelly and Doug Bodger

2

0

Canadiens

Chris Chelios (PP) assisted by Bobby Smith

2

1

3rd period

BUF

MTL

Canadiens

Mats Naslund (PP) assisted by Chris Chelios and Bobby Smith

2

2

OT

BUF

MTL

Canadiens

Guy Carbonneau (EV) assisted by Ryan Walter and Eric Desjardins

2

3