Final OT

Series (Game 3 of 6)

Buffalo leads 4-2

Game 1: Friday, October 10th
Canadiens1Final
SO
Sabres2
Game 2: Saturday, November 29th
Sabres2Final
Canadiens3
Game 3: Saturday, December 20th
Sabres3Final
OT
Canadiens4
Game 4: Friday, February 6th
Canadiens2Final
Sabres3
Game 5: Wednesday, March 4th
Canadiens1Final
Sabres5
Game 6: Saturday, March 28th
Sabres4Final
SO
Canadiens3

Sabres 3

(16-13-4, 36 pts)

Canadiens 4

(18-9-5, 41 pts)

7:00 PM ET, December 20, 2008

Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

1 2 3 OT T
BUF 1 1 1 03
MTL 0 1 2 14

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

S. Begin (Canadiens - C): Goals: 0, Assists: 0

R. Miller (Sabres - G): Saves: 42, Save Pct.: .913

Player Summary

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 RW00011000000148:191:220:006:570000.0
C. Butler D 001121000101910:380:000:0010:380000.0
M. Ellis LW00-1011121011910:430:010:519:517750.0
J. Hecht C 001500241202923:122:085:1015:5471630.4
A. Kotalik RW00-1310002111812:512:130:0010:380000.0
T. Lydman D 00-2208122143427:090:184:5821:530000.0
C. MacArthur LW120211121002415:281:030:0014:250200.0
A. Mair C 00010224000139:450:460:008:591233.3
T. Numminen D 021000000012517:151:131:5214:100000.0
D. Paille LW000220002012216:020:010:3215:290200.0
A. Peters LW0000101500041:170:000:001:170000.0
J. Pominville RW011202001112821:461:564:3215:170000.0
D. Roy C 100110003112922:472:203:4116:46101050.0
A. Sekera D 101242121103422:311:492:5217:500000.0
J. Spacek D 011533000222922:052:563:5315:160000.0
D. Stafford RW000201002122316:471:030:0015:440000.0
H. Tallinder D 00-2002003043427:500:185:4921:430000.0
T. Vanek LW000511000012418:282:021:3514:510100.0
Buffalo Sabres Scratches
PlayerDetail
N. PaetschHealthy
P. KaletaHead Injury
P. GaustadUpper Body
Montreal Canadiens
Time On IceFaceoffs
Player G A +/- SOG MS BS PN PIM HT TK GV SHF TOT PP SH EV FW FL %
S. Begin C 00-1422007011713:410:001:1612:2510100.0
F. Bouillon D 00-1400002022316:010:001:0914:520000.0
P. Brisebois D 00-2200001012116:283:031:1112:140000.0
M. D'Agostini RW01-1432001121816:292:240:2113:440000.0
J. Gorges D 002212000122922:111:302:0718:340000.0
R. Hamrlik D 012103004022723:421:272:1719:580000.0
M. Komisarek D 000101241112517:250:030:0617:160000.0
S. Kostitsyn LW201721001211917:355:391:1710:390000.0
T. Kostopoulos RW00-1000004201714:350:001:1413:210000.0
A. Kovalev RW110820241102221:277:211:0313:031233.3
R. Lang C 000122000102219:053:491:2413:5215671.4
M. Lapierre C 000200001011714:260:000:3713:4910471.4
G. Laraque RW00110015000126:360:030:006:330000.0
G. Latendresse LW000100004011716:235:330:0010:5010100.0
A. Markov D 02-1202001153127:387:302:1017:580000.0
B. Maxwell C 000101000011311:020:000:0011:023442.9
T. Plekanec C 001202000012318:585:270:4812:439852.9
A. Tanguay LW110322000012117:062:290:0214:350100.0
Montreal Canadiens Scratches
PlayerDetail
R. O'byrneHealthy
A. KostitsynKnee Injury

Goaltending Summary

Buffalo Sabres Goaltending
Player SA GA Saves SV% TOI PIM
R. Miller46442.91364:220
Montreal Canadiens Goaltending
Player SA GA Saves SV% TOI PIM
J. Halak34331.91264:330

* - 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.