Buffalo 4, Pittsburgh 3, OT
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 OT Total
Buffalo 0 3 0 1 4 Final 
Pittsburgh 0 2 1 0 3 OT 
 Scoring Summary  
 1st Period
 None
 2nd Period
 Buffalo1:26, Daniel Briere 14 (power play) (Chris Drury, Ales Kotalik) 
 Pittsburgh3:28, Michel Ouellet 1 (power play) (Mark Recchi, Erik Christensen) 
 Buffalo8:05, Jochen Hecht 7 (Jay McKee) 
 Pittsburgh17:11, Ryan Malone 6 (power play) (Tomas Surovy, Ryan Whitney) 
 Buffalo19:08, Ales Kotalik 15 (power play) (Brian Campbell, Chris Drury) 
 3rd Period
 Pittsburgh17:43, Zigmund Palffy 11 (Sidney Crosby, Mario Lemieux) 
 OT Period
 Buffalo1:32, Chris Drury 10 (power play) (Daniel Briere, Ales Kotalik) 
 Team Shots on Goal Faceoffs Power Plays
  1st 2nd 3rd OT Total   Won Lost   Converted Total
  Buffalo 8 13 4 2 27   31 25   3
  Pittsburgh 9 12 6 0 27   25 31   2
 Buffalo
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  M. Biron  27   24 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  M. Afinogenov  16:22 0 0 0 1
  D. Briere  21:57 1 1 0 4
  B. Campbell  17:16 0 1 0 2
  T. Connolly  20:43 0 0 0 3
  C. Drury  18:49 1 2 0 7
  R. Fitzpatrick  13:24 0 0 +1 1
  P. Gaustad  11:47 0 0 0 0
  M. Grier  11:35 0 0 0 0
  J. Hecht  16:05 1 0 0 1
  A. Kotalik  18:35 1 2 0 3
  T. Lydman  21:09 0 0 -1 2
  A. Mair  7:41 0 0 0 0
  J. McKee  15:51 0 1 +1 0
  T. Numminen  21:09 0 0 0 0
  J. Pominville  11:21 0 0 0 0
  D. Roy  16:04 0 0 0 1
  H. Tallinder  21:09 0 0 -1 1
  T. Vanek  12:48 0 0 0 1
 
 Pittsburgh
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  M. Fleury  27   23 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  E. Christensen  14:34 0 1 0 3
  S. Crosby  20:19 0 1 +1 6
  S. Endicott  9:47 0 0 -1 0
  S. Gonchar  24:46 0 0 -1 1
  M. Hussey  13:07 0 0 0 1
  M. Lemieux  17:23 0 1 +1 1
  R. Malone  13:50 1 0 0 2
  J. Melichar  20:58 0 0 -1 2
  M. Murley  12:02 0 0 -1 1
  L. Odelein  17:21 0 0 0 0
  B. Orpik  14:30 0 0 0 0
  M. Ouellet  16:34 1 0 0 1
  Z. Palffy  19:13 1 0 +1 4
  M. Recchi  18:13 0 1 0 1
  A. Roy  4:08 0 0 -1 0
  T. Surovy  12:04 0 1 0 3
  D. Tarnstrom  17:57 0 0 +1 0
  R. Whitney  26:04 0 1 +1 1
 Penalty Summary
 1st Period
 Pittsburgh hooking - 2 min 2:25, R. Malone
 Buffalo hooking - 2 min 4:51, T. Vanek
 Buffalo holding - 2 min 6:57, T. Lydman
 Pittsburgh hooking - 2 min 9:37, S. Endicott
 Pittsburgh hooking - 2 min 16:53, B. Orpik
 Pittsburgh hooking - 2 min 19:16, D. Tarnstrom
 Pittsburgh cross check - 2 min 19:52, S. Endicott
 2nd Period
 Buffalo holding - 2 min 2:46, H. Tallinder
 Pittsburgh hooking - 2 min 4:45, D. Tarnstrom
 Buffalo holding the stick - 2 min 8:59, T. Numminen
 Buffalo boarding - 2 min 13:14, A. Mair
 Buffalo cross check - 2 min 15:14, J. McKee
 Pittsburgh hooking - 2 min 17:51, S. Endicott
 3rd Period
 Buffalo holding - 2 min 9:42, M. Afinogenov
 OT Period
 Pittsburgh hooking - 2 min 1:01, J. Melichar

Updated on Friday, Dec 16, 2005 10:20 pm ET

 
  Game Winning Goal
C. Drury C. Drury
Buffalo Sabres
Scored at 1:32 of OT