The Buffalo Sabres couldn't pull it off against the Philadelphia Flyers, 5 to 4, on February 19, 1988.

Final

PHI

Flyers

30-22-7

5

BUF

Sabres

26-25-9

4

Team

PHI

BUF

1

3

2

2

2

0

3

0

2

Total

5

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

PHI

BUF

Sabres

Mike Foligno (EV) assisted by Christian Ruuttu and Mikael Andersson

0

1

Sabres

John Tucker (PP) assisted by Christian Ruuttu and Lindy Ruff

0

2

Flyers

Brian Propp (PP) assisted by Murray Craven and Mark Howe

1

2

Flyers

Rick Tocchet (EV) unassisted

2

2

Flyers

Rick Tocchet (EV) assisted by Paul Lawless and Bill Root

3

2

2nd period

PHI

BUF

Flyers

Mark Howe (PP) assisted by Murray Craven and Scott Mellanby

4

2

Flyers

Scott Mellanby (EV) assisted by Paul Lawless

5

2

3rd period

PHI

BUF

Sabres

Doug Smith (EV) unassisted

5

3

Sabres

Phil Housley (EV) assisted by Doug Smith

5

4