The Montreal Canadiens fell to the Buffalo Sabres, 6 to 4, on April 1, 1996.

Final

BUF

Sabres

29-40-7

6

MTL

Canadiens

39-30-8

4

Team

BUF

MTL

1

3

1

2

2

1

3

1

2

Total

6

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

MTL

Sabres

Brian Holzinger (PP) assisted by Garry Galley and Pat LaFontaine

1

0

Sabres

Pat LaFontaine (EV) assisted by Jason Dawe and Mike Wilson

2

0

Sabres

Mike Wilson (PP) assisted by Randy Burridge and Darryl Shannon

3

0

Canadiens

Andrei Kovalenko (EV) assisted by Pierre Turgeon

3

1

2nd period

BUF

MTL

Sabres

Pat LaFontaine (EV) assisted by Matthew Barnaby and Brad May

4

1

Canadiens

Valeri Bure (PP) assisted by David Wilkie and Mark Recchi

4

2

Sabres

Randy Burridge (PP) assisted by Garry Galley and Derek Plante

5

2

3rd period

BUF

MTL

Canadiens

Mark Recchi (EV) assisted by Pierre Turgeon

5

3

Canadiens

Saku Koivu (PP) assisted by Vincent Damphousse and Martin Rucinsky

5

4

Sabres

Jason Dawe (EV-EN) assisted by Randy Burridge and Pat LaFontaine

6

4