The Buffalo Sabres emerged victorious over the New York Islanders, 7 to 5, on February 22, 1989.

Final

NYI

Islanders

21-37-3

5

BUF

Sabres

29-27-6

7

Team

NYI

BUF

1

3

2

2

2

3

3

0

2

Total

5

7

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

BUF

Islanders

Mikko Makela (EV) assisted by Derek King and Bryan Trottier

1

0

Islanders

Gary Nylund (EV) assisted by Brent Sutter and David Volek

2

0

Islanders

Randy Wood (EV) assisted by Marc Bergevin and Alan Kerr

3

0

Sabres

Pierre Turgeon (PP) assisted by Doug Bodger and Dave Andreychuk

3

1

Sabres

Kevin Maguire (EV) assisted by Mike Hartman and Jeff Parker

3

2

2nd period

NYI

BUF

Islanders

Alan Kerr (PP) assisted by Derek King and Pat LaFontaine

4

2

Islanders

Pat LaFontaine (EV) assisted by Alan Kerr and Randy Wood

5

2

Sabres

Lindy Ruff (EV) assisted by Mike Foligno and Pierre Turgeon

5

3

Sabres

Kevin Maguire (EV) assisted by Phil Housley and Larry Playfair

5

4

Sabres

Phil Housley (EV) assisted by Dave Andreychuk

5

5

3rd period

NYI

BUF

Sabres

Scott Arniel (EV) assisted by Phil Housley

5

6

Sabres

Scott Arniel (EV) assisted by Christian Ruuttu and Uwe Krupp

5

7