The Buffalo Sabres couldn't pull it off against the Los Angeles Kings, 5 to 4, on March 1, 1989.

Final

LAK

Kings

33-26-6

5

BUF

Sabres

30-29-6

4

Team

LAK

BUF

1

1

0

2

1

3

3

3

1

Total

5

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

LAK

BUF

Kings

Igor Liba (EV) assisted by Steve Kasper and John Tonelli

1

0

2nd period

LAK

BUF

Sabres

Dave Andreychuk (EV) assisted by John Tucker and Phil Housley

1

1

Sabres

Phil Housley (EV) assisted by Benoit Hogue

1

2

Sabres

Ray Sheppard (EV) assisted by Benoit Hogue

1

3

Kings

Wayne Gretzky (EV) assisted by Jay Miller and Marty McSorley

2

3

3rd period

LAK

BUF

Sabres

Pierre Turgeon (EV) assisted by Mike Foligno and Scott Arniel

2

4

Kings

Steve Kasper (EV) assisted by Igor Liba and Tim Watters

3

4

Kings

Steve Kasper (EV) assisted by John Tonelli and Doug Crossman

4

4

Kings

Luc Robitaille (EV) assisted by Dean Kennedy and Wayne Gretzky

5

4