The Buffalo Sabres were decisively beaten by the New Jersey Devils, 4 to 1, on March 9, 1997.

Final

NJD

Devils

35-19-12

4

BUF

Sabres

34-21-11

1

Team

NJD

BUF

1

0

0

2

3

0

3

1

1

Total

4

1

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

2nd period

NJD

BUF

Devils

Steve Thomas (PP) assisted by Scott Niedermayer and Dave Andreychuk

1

0

Devils

Denis Pederson (EV) assisted by John MacLean and Shawn Chambers

2

0

Devils

Valeri Zelepukin (EV) assisted by John MacLean

3

0

3rd period

NJD

BUF

Sabres

Dixon Ward (EV) assisted by Donald Audette and Garry Galley

3

1

Devils

Dave Andreychuk (EV-EN) assisted by Lyle Odelein

4

1