The New York Islanders squeaked out a win over the Buffalo Sabres, 3 to 2, on February 2, 1980.

Final

BUF

Sabres

32-14-6

2

NYI

Islanders

24-19-7

3

Team

BUF

NYI

1

1

0

2

1

2

3

0

1

Total

2

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

NYI

Sabres

Rick Martin (PP) assisted by Gilbert Perreault

1

0

2nd period

BUF

NYI

Islanders

Anders Kallur (EV) assisted by Bob Bourne and Billy Harris

1

1

Islanders

Bryan Trottier (EV) assisted by Duane Sutter and Bob Lorimer

1

2

Sabres

Danny Gare (EV) assisted by Gilbert Perreault and Jerry Korab

2

2

3rd period

BUF

NYI

Islanders

Mike Bossy (PP) assisted by Anders Kallur and Bob Bourne

2

3