The Hartford Whalers couldn't pull it off against the Buffalo Sabres, 4 to 3, on February 27, 1988.

Final

BUF

Sabres

28-26-9

4

HFD

Whalers

26-30-7

3

Team

BUF

HFD

1

1

2

2

1

0

3

2

1

Total

4

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

HFD

Whalers

Carey Wilson (PP) assisted by Ron Francis and Dave Babych

0

1

Whalers

Dave Tippett (SH) assisted by Sylvain Cote and Ulf Samuelsson

0

2

Sabres

Ken Priestlay (SH) assisted by Mikael Andersson

1

2

2nd period

BUF

HFD

Sabres

Ray Sheppard (EV) assisted by Pierre Turgeon and Dave Andreychuk

2

2

3rd period

BUF

HFD

Sabres

Mike Donnelly (EV) assisted by Phil Housley and Benoit Hogue

3

2

Sabres

Mikael Andersson (EV-EN) assisted by Scott Arniel

4

2

Whalers

Kevin Dineen (EV) assisted by Ulf Samuelsson and Mike Liut

4

3