The Tampa Bay Lightning fell to the Buffalo Sabres, 3 to 1, on February 8, 1997.

Final

BUF

Sabres

28-19-8

3

TBL

Lightning

19-27-6

1

Team

BUF

TBL

1

0

0

2

2

0

3

1

1

Total

3

1

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

2nd period

BUF

TBL

Sabres

Matthew Barnaby (EV) assisted by Michael Peca and Garry Galley

1

0

Sabres

Michael Peca (PP) assisted by Garry Galley and Matthew Barnaby

2

0

3rd period

BUF

TBL

Lightning

Roman Hamrlik (PP) assisted by John Cullen and Bill Houlder

2

1

Sabres

Matthew Barnaby (EV) unassisted

3

1