Series (Game 1 of 1)

Montreal leads 1-0

Game 1: Saturday, September 26th

Sabres 2

(3-1-1, 7 pts)

Canadiens 3

(4-2-1, 9 pts)

7:00 PM ET, September 26, 2009

Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

1 2 3 T
BUF 2 0 02
MTL 0 2 13

Top Skaters

Player Summary

Montreal Canadiens
Tomas Plekanec01-22
Glen Metropolit02+20
Brian Gionta1003
Paul Mara0000
Josh Gorges00-11
Ryan O'Byrne00+10
Carey Price0000
Travis Moen0002
Matt D'Agostini00-11
Maxim Lapierre10+13
Roman Hamrlik01-11
Andrei Kostitsyn00-21
Jaroslav Spacek01+10
Max Pacioretty00+11
Gregory Stewart10+11
Hal Gill0000
Guillaume Latendresse00-11
Scott Gomez01+14
Tom Pyatt0000
No Scratches
Buffalo Sabres
Tim Connolly0000
Daniel Paille0002
Drew Stafford00+14
Mike Grier00-15
Thomas Vanek00-14
Paul Gaustad0001
Jason Pominville0002
Ryan Miller0000
Chris Butler01-12
Patrick Kaleta0000
Nathan Paetsch0001
Steve Montador00+20
Clarke MacArthur10+13
Nathan Gerbe1001
Andrej Sekera00+11
Craig Rivet00-12
Tyler Myers00-11
Tim Kennedy00-11
Derek Roy00+11
No Scratches

Goaltending Summary

Montreal Canadiens
Carey Price31 shots, 29 saves; record: 3-1-0
Buffalo Sabres
Ryan Miller21 shots, 18 saves; record: 2-1-0

* - 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.