Final

Series (Game 5 of 8)

Series tied 4-4

Game 1: Friday, October 6th
Canadiens4Final
SO
Sabres5
Game 2: Monday, October 23rd
Sabres4Final
Canadiens1
Game 3: Friday, November 24th
Canadiens2Final
OT
Sabres1
Game 4: Saturday, December 9th
Sabres3Final
SO
Canadiens2
Game 5: Tuesday, December 19th
Canadiens5Final
Sabres2
Game 6: Saturday, January 20th
Sabres3Final
Canadiens4
Game 7: Friday, March 2nd
Canadiens5Final
Sabres8
Game 8: Saturday, March 31st
Sabres3Final
Canadiens4

Canadiens 5

(20-8-5, 45 pts)

Sabres 2

(24-7-2, 50 pts)

7:00 PM ET, December 19, 2006

First Niagara Center, Buffalo, New York

1 2 3 T
MTL 3 0 25
BUF 1 1 02

C. Higgins (Canadiens - LW): Goals: 2, Assists: 0

S. Samsonov (Canadiens - LW): Goals: 0, Assists: 2

A. Kotalik (Sabres - RW): Goals: 1, Assists: 1

Player Summary

Montreal Canadiens
Time On IceFaceoffs
Player G A +/- SOG MS BS PN PIM HT TK GV SHF TOT PP SH EV FW FL %
R. Bonk C 000101000002416:280:072:5313:2891145.0
F. Bouillon D 10-1100001002517:590:071:5915:530000.0
C. Higgins LW20-1500000002317:382:412:1712:400000.0
M. Johnson RW000010000002415:560:072:5712:520100.0
S. Koivu C 00-2011120012318:464:191:5212:3516964.0
M. Komisarek D 000101002002620:590:193:0517:350000.0
A. Kovalev RW101230000011817:335:330:2611:340100.0
M. Lapierre C 101301002001711:500:002:279:230600.0
G. Latendresse LW011201000001510:051:450:008:200000.0
A. Markov D 011401120112522:364:391:5416:030000.0
J. Niinimaa D 001103000021914:150:000:2113:540000.0
A. Perezhogin RW000021120001912:500:070:0012:430000.0
T. Plekanec C 003200120001813:220:520:1812:124357.1
C. Rivet D 010101000102419:052:055:0211:580000.0
M. Ryder RW01-1010000011915:414:140:2411:030000.0
S. Samsonov LW021000000001612:191:130:0111:050100.0
S. Souray D 021510000002423:324:503:3915:030000.0
M. Streit D 010102000011711:342:062:257:030000.0
Montreal Canadiens Scratches
PlayerDetail
S. BeginBack Injury
M. DandenaultThigh Injury
A. DowneyHealthy
G. MurrayHealthy
Buffalo Sabres
Time On IceFaceoffs
Player G A +/- SOG MS BS PN PIM HT TK GV SHF TOT PP SH EV FW FL %
M. Afinogenov RW000201002011718:193:220:0014:570000.0
D. Briere C 000510000032117:354:440:0012:519469.2
B. Campbell D 020001001022523:375:391:0316:550000.0
C. Drury LW010212121012318:224:382:1411:30111150.0
P. Gaustad C 001203001111914:590:402:1612:030100.0
J. Hecht C 00-1430000012118:243:582:2212:040000.0
D. Kalinin D 000003121002021:050:062:5218:070000.0
A. Kotalik RW111400123002014:432:150:0012:280000.0
T. Lydman D 00-1201122012116:230:003:0813:150000.0
C. MacArthur LW00-12100010087:020:000:007:020000.0
A. Mair C 00-13000010076:190:000:006:190000.0
J. Novotny C 00-100100010119:210:002:346:474450.0
T. Numminen D 000300000022220:551:502:5216:130000.0
N. Paetsch D 00-1112001001612:000:000:0012:000000.0
J. Pominville RW00-1201000102015:251:142:4311:2810100.0
D. Roy C 000100000001818:593:161:5713:467943.8
J. Spacek D 100410000042622:444:564:1113:370000.0
T. Vanek LW000720000111616:463:220:0013:240000.0
Buffalo Sabres Scratches
PlayerDetail
A. PetersHealthy

Goaltending Summary

Montreal Canadiens Goaltending
Player SA GA Saves SV% TOI PIM
C. Huet44242.95559:560
Buffalo Sabres Goaltending
Player SA GA Saves SV% TOI PIM
R. Miller29524.82859:580

* - A player receives a "plus" if he is on the ice when his Club scores an even-strength or shorthand goal. He receives a "minus" if he is on the ice for an even-strength or shorthand goal scored by the opposing Club. The difference in these numbers is considered the player's plus-minus statistic.