Final

Series (Game 1 of 4)

Series tied 2-2

Game 1: Saturday, January 17th
Hurricanes1Final
Sabres3
Game 2: Sunday, February 15th
Hurricanes3Final
Sabres0
Game 3: Thursday, February 26th
Sabres1Final
SO
Hurricanes2
Game 4: Thursday, April 9th
Sabres5Final
Hurricanes1

Hurricanes 1

(21-20-5, 47 pts)

Sabres 3

(23-17-5, 51 pts)

7:00 PM ET, January 17, 2009

First Niagara Center, Buffalo, New York

1 2 3 T
CAR 0 0 11
BUF 2 1 03

T. Connolly (Sabres - C): Goals: 2, Assists: 0

R. Miller (Sabres - G): Saves: 36, Save Pct.: .973

T. Vanek (Sabres - LW): Goals: 0, Assists: 2

Player Summary

Carolina Hurricanes
Time On IceFaceoffs
Player G A +/- SOG MS BS PN PIM HT TK GV SHF TOT PP SH EV FW FL %
A. Babchuk D 000211000012217:452:090:0015:360000.0
R. Bayda LW00-220100000139:200:000:488:320100.0
R. Brind'Amour C 00-2120121012114:313:150:0011:167463.6
J. Corvo D 00-2112000013127:065:530:4820:250000.0
M. Cullen C 011520002012118:160:001:1217:045935.7
P. Eaves RW00000100000117:290:000:147:150000.0
T. Gleason D 00-1001003002316:190:000:4815:310000.0
C. LaRose RW00-2200003111613:030:000:0013:030000.0
J. Pitkanen D 00-1201000012524:145:431:1417:170000.0
T. Ruutu LW000410004002520:285:020:0015:260000.0
S. Samsonov LW00-1020000052822:174:470:5816:320000.0
D. Seidenberg D 000202001012523:542:191:1420:210000.0
E. Staal C 00-1510000002422:184:470:0017:3181044.4
B. Sutter C 0001000001096:240:000:505:344450.0
S. Walker RW011310126002115:130:000:0215:110000.0
N. Wallin D 000100000011510:410:000:0010:410000.0
R. Whitney LW101500000022418:494:040:0014:450000.0
J. Williams RW000110001001711:162:450:008:310000.0
Carolina Hurricanes Scratches
PlayerDetail
F. KaberleScratched
W. BrookbankScratched
Buffalo Sabres
Time On IceFaceoffs
Player G A +/- SOG MS BS PN PIM HT TK GV SHF TOT PP SH EV FW FL %
C. Butler D 001014001002017:390:021:0116:360000.0
T. Connolly C 202502000302417:221:011:5414:2761037.5
M. Ellis LW00020100000127:480:000:007:481233.3
P. Gaustad C 000101000002218:091:012:1514:5311473.3
J. Hecht C 000200120112317:540:591:2915:260000.0
A. Kotalik RW001300002011814:490:590:0013:500000.0
T. Lydman D 011215001022826:011:013:4721:130000.0
C. MacArthur LW000000000011712:470:001:0211:450000.0
A. Mair C 00001000012127:220:000:007:2210100.0
T. Numminen D 101100000001710:490:001:349:150000.0
D. Paille LW000000121001610:390:001:408:590000.0
J. Pominville RW010102121012318:071:033:5113:130000.0
C. Rivet D 000130121002621:491:012:4118:070000.0
D. Roy C 010301000122319:081:013:5314:149852.9
J. Spacek D 000204003012820:290:003:4016:490000.0
D. Stafford RW000200000011612:321:010:0011:310000.0
H. Tallinder D 001001120012921:330:003:2118:120000.0
T. Vanek LW022121001112015:031:010:0014:020000.0
Buffalo Sabres Scratches
PlayerDetail
N. PaetschScratched
A. PetersScratched
A. SekeraAnkle Injury

Goaltending Summary

Carolina Hurricanes Goaltending
Player SA GA Saves SV% TOI PIM
C. Ward26323.88556:370
Buffalo Sabres Goaltending
Player SA GA Saves SV% TOI PIM
R. Miller37136.97360:000

* - 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.