The Buffalo Sabres emerged victorious over the Pittsburgh Penguins, 4 to 2, on March 5, 1997.

Final

PIT

Penguins

31-28-5

2

BUF

Sabres

34-20-10

4

Team

PIT

BUF

1

1

2

2

1

1

3

0

1

Total

2

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

PIT

BUF

Sabres

Donald Audette (PP) assisted by Garry Galley and Derek Plante

0

1

Penguins

Glen Murray (PP) assisted by Ron Francis and Petr Nedved

1

1

Sabres

Dixon Ward (SH) unassisted

1

2

2nd period

PIT

BUF

Sabres

Derek Plante (EV) assisted by Matthew Barnaby and Dominik Hasek

1

3

Penguins

Joe Dziedzic (EV) assisted by Ron Francis and Glen Murray

2

3

3rd period

PIT

BUF

Sabres

Alexei Zhitnik (EV-EN) assisted by Derek Plante

2

4