The Buffalo Sabres couldn't pull it off against the New York Rangers, 3 to 2, on December 31, 1983.

Final

NYR

Rangers

22-13-4

3

BUF

Sabres

22-13-4

2

Team

NYR

BUF

1

0

0

2

1

2

3

2

0

Total

3

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

2nd period

NYR

BUF

Sabres

Gilbert Perreault (PP) assisted by Phil Housley

0

1

Rangers

Reijo Ruotsalainen (PP) assisted by Kent-Erik Andersson and Don Maloney

1

1

Sabres

Hannu Virta (PP) assisted by Phil Housley and Real Cloutier

1

2

3rd period

NYR

BUF

Rangers

Robbie Ftorek (EV) assisted by Reijo Ruotsalainen and Peter Sundstrom

2

2

Rangers

Robbie Ftorek (EV) assisted by Mark Osborne and Scot Kleinendorst

3

2