19-9-2, 40 PTS
3
Final
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NYR2002
14-15-2, 30 PTS
2

Team Stats

Shots on Goal
BUF
32
38
NYR
Hits
BUF
26
25
NYR
Faceoffs Won
BUF
27
37
NYR
Penalty Mins
BUF
12
8
NYR

Game Information

Madison Square Garden
Madison Square Garden
7:00 PM, December 12, 2009
  • New York, NY 10292
Attendance: 18,200
100%
Capacity: 18,006
  • Referees:
  • Brad Meier
  • Rob Martell
  • Linesmen:
  • Greg Devorski
  • Jean Morin
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1st Period
6:25Derek Roy (7)
Assists: Thomas Vanek, Tyler Myers
10
10:22Ryan Callahan (6) (Power Play)
Assists: Marian Gaborik, Ales Kotalik
11
12:17Marian Gaborik (22) (Power Play)
Assists: Michael Del Zotto, Vinny Prospal
12
14:28Patrick Kaleta (4)
Assists: Jochen Hecht, Toni Lydman
22
2nd Period
9:30Patrick Kaleta (5) (Shorthanded)
Assists: Henrik Tallinder
32
3rd Period
No Goals Scored

Shot Chart

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  • Donald Brashear credited with hit on Tyler Myers in defensive zone
  • Ryan Callahan credited with hit on Andrej Sekera in defensive zone
  • Vaclav Prospal won faceoff against Jochen Hecht in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Christopher Higgins saved by Ryan Miller (Backhand 13 ft)
  • Christopher Higgins credited with hit on Tim Kennedy in offensive zone
  • Vaclav Prospal won faceoff against Jochen Hecht in offensive zone
  • Takeaway by Ales Kotalik in defensive zone
  • Artem Anisimov shot blocked by Toni Lydman
  • Shot on goal by Brian Boyle saved by Ryan Miller (Wraparound 3 ft)
  • Vaclav Prospal won faceoff against Matt Ellis in offensive zone
  • Shot missed by Brian Boyle, Wide of Net (Slapshot 17 ft)
  • Brian Boyle credited with hit on Toni Lydman in offensive zone
  • Marian Gaborik credited with hit on Tim Kennedy in offensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Christopher Higgins saved by Ryan Miller (Slapshot 11 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Marian Gaborik saved by Ryan Miller (Slapshot 12 ft)
  • Shot missed by Erik Christensen, Wide of Net (Wristshot 22 ft)
  • Erik Christensen shot blocked by Steve Montador
  • Chris Drury won faceoff against Derek Roy in defensive zone
  • Wade Redden credited with hit on Henrik Tallinder in defensive zone
  • Brian Boyle credited with hit on Tyler Myers in offensive zone
  • Vaclav Prospal won faceoff against Tim Kennedy in offensive zone
  • Vaclav Prospal credited with hit in defensive zone
  • Erik Christensen won faceoff against Matt Ellis in defensive zone
  • Shot missed by P.A. Parenteau, Wide of Net (Wristshot 21 ft)
  • Vaclav Prospal won faceoff against Derek Roy in offensive zone
  • Giveaway by Michal Rozsival in offensive zone
  • Takeaway by Christopher Higgins in defensive zone
  • Marian Gaborik credited with hit on Henrik Tallinder in offensive zone
  • Chris Drury won faceoff against Jason Pominville in defensive zone
  • Vaclav Prospal won faceoff against Derek Roy in offensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Ales Kotalik saved by Ryan Miller (Slapshot 46 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Ryan Callahan saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 15 ft)
  • Shot missed by Michael Del Zotto, Wide of Net (Slapshot 44 ft)
  • Power Play Goal Scored by Ryan Callahan (Snapshot 15 ft) assisted by Marian Gaborik and Ales Kotalik
  • Artem Anisimov won faceoff against Matt Ellis in neutral zone
  • Shot on goal by Donald Brashear saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 17 ft)
  • P.A. Parenteau credited with hit on Matt Ellis in offensive zone
  • Chris Drury shot blocked by Toni Lydman
  • Penalty to Ales Kotalik 2 minutes for Interference Patrick Kaleta
  • Vaclav Prospal won faceoff against Derek Roy in offensive zone
  • Power Play Goal Scored by Marian Gaborik (Wristshot 32 ft) assisted by Michael Del Zotto and Vaclav Prospal
  • Chris Drury won faceoff against Derek Roy in neutral zone
  • Wade Redden shot blocked by Tyler Myers
  • Marian Gaborik shot blocked by Henrik Tallinder
  • Shot on goal by Daniel Girardi saved by Ryan Miller (Slapshot 61 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Artem Anisimov saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 25 ft)
  • Vaclav Prospal won faceoff against Clarke MacArthur in offensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Vaclav Prospal saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 36 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Michal Rozsival saved by Ryan Miller (Slapshot 45 ft)
  • Ilkka Heikkinen credited with hit on Matt Ellis in defensive zone
  • Marc Staal credited with hit on Adam Mair in defensive zone
  • Chris Drury won faceoff against Tim Kennedy in defensive zone
  • Artem Anisimov won faceoff against Tim Kennedy in neutral zone
  • Penalty to Michal Rozsival 2 minutes for Slashing Tim Kennedy
  • Chris Drury won faceoff against Jason Pominville in defensive zone
  • Ilkka Heikkinen credited with hit on Andrej Sekera in defensive zone
  • Takeaway by Marian Gaborik in offensive zone
  • Ryan Callahan shot blocked
  • Shot on goal by Michael Del Zotto saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 45 ft)
  • Ryan Callahan won faceoff against Jochen Hecht in offensive zone
  • Shot missed by Michael Del Zotto, Over Net (Slapshot 53 ft)
  • Michael Del Zotto shot blocked by Patrick Kaleta
  • Vaclav Prospal credited with hit on Matt Ellis in neutral zone
  • Ilkka Heikkinen credited with hit on Matt Ellis in defensive zone
  • Sean Avery credited with hit on Derek Roy in offensive zone
  • Takeaway by Marc Staal in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Ales Kotalik saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 19 ft)
  • Artem Anisimov won faceoff against Clarke MacArthur in offensive zone
  • Daniel Girardi shot blocked by Clarke MacArthur
  • Erik Christensen shot blocked by Craig Rivet
  • Penalty to Christopher Higgins 2 minutes for Hooking Henrik Tallinder
  • Shot on goal by Ryan Callahan saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 20 ft)
  • Chris Drury won faceoff against Tim Connolly in offensive zone
  • Marc Staal credited with hit on Thomas Vanek in defensive zone
  • Vaclav Prospal won faceoff against Derek Roy in defensive zone
  • Giveaway by Wade Redden in defensive zone
  • Takeaway by Vaclav Prospal in defensive zone
  • Takeaway by Brian Boyle in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Sean Avery saved by Ryan Miller (Snapshot 7 ft)
  • Sean Avery credited with hit on Jason Pominville in offensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Chris Drury saved by Ryan Miller (Slapshot 24 ft)
  • Vaclav Prospal won faceoff against Derek Roy in offensive zone
  • Wade Redden credited with hit on Drew Stafford in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Christopher Higgins saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 7 ft)
  • Vaclav Prospal credited with hit on Henrik Tallinder in offensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Artem Anisimov saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 15 ft)
  • Takeaway by Daniel Girardi in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Ales Kotalik saved by Ryan Miller (Slapshot 31 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Marian Gaborik saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 16 ft)
  • Ales Kotalik shot blocked by Tyler Myers
  • Chris Drury won faceoff against Tim Connolly in offensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Michal Rozsival saved by Ryan Miller (Slapshot 49 ft)
  • Chris Drury shot blocked by Tim Connolly
  • Chris Drury won faceoff against Derek Roy in offensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Chris Drury saved by Ryan Miller (Slapshot 44 ft)
  • Ales Kotalik credited with hit on Matt Ellis in defensive zone
  • Shot missed by Marian Gaborik, Wide of Net (Wristshot 35 ft)
  • Shot missed by Wade Redden, Wide of Net (Wristshot 49 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Christopher Higgins saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 34 ft)
  • Ryan Callahan won faceoff against Derek Roy in offensive zone
  • Shot missed by Ryan Callahan, Wide of Net (Wraparound 5 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Chris Drury saved by Ryan Miller (Wraparound 5 ft)
  • Takeaway by Marc Staal in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Marc Staal saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 18 ft)
  • Shot missed by Ales Kotalik, Wide of Net (Tip-In 11 ft)
  • Daniel Girardi credited with hit on Jochen Hecht in defensive zone
  • Penalty to Ales Kotalik 2 minutes for Cross checking Steve Montador
  • Giveaway by Chris Drury in defensive zone
  • Brian Boyle won faceoff against Tim Kennedy in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Brian Boyle saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 41 ft)
  • Erik Christensen won faceoff against Matt Ellis in neutral zone
  • Vaclav Prospal won faceoff against Matt Ellis in offensive zone
  • Daniel Girardi shot blocked by Matt Ellis
  • Christopher Higgins credited with hit on Steve Montador in neutral zone
  • Takeaway by Marc Staal in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Ryan Callahan saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 18 ft)
  • Vaclav Prospal won faceoff against Clarke MacArthur in offensive zone
  • Marian Gaborik shot blocked by Henrik Tallinder
  • Shot on goal by Christopher Higgins saved by Ryan Miller (Backhand 12 ft)
  • Brian Boyle shot blocked by Toni Lydman
  • Chris Drury won faceoff against Thomas Vanek in offensive zone
  • Michal Rozsival shot blocked by Thomas Vanek
  • Takeaway by Ryan Callahan in offensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Marian Gaborik saved by Ryan Miller (Snapshot 22 ft)
  • Daniel Girardi shot blocked by Clarke MacArthur
  • Shot on goal by Christopher Higgins saved by Ryan Miller (Tip-In 21 ft)
  • Takeaway by Daniel Girardi in defensive zone
  • Shot missed by Wade Redden, Wide of Net (Slapshot 43 ft)
  • Wade Redden shot blocked by Craig Rivet
  • Shot on goal by P.A. Parenteau saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 22 ft)
  • Chris Drury won faceoff against Tim Kennedy in offensive zone
  • Chris Drury won faceoff against Tim Kennedy in neutral zone
  • Marc Staal shot blocked by Steve Montador
  • Takeaway by Artem Anisimov in defensive zone
  • Artem Anisimov won faceoff against Derek Roy in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Chris Drury saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 56 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Christopher Higgins saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 49 ft)
  • Vaclav Prospal won faceoff against Tim Connolly in offensive zone
  • Michael Del Zotto shot blocked by Jason Pominville
  • Vaclav Prospal credited with hit on Clarke MacArthur in defensive zone
  • Marc Staal shot blocked by Steve Montador
  • Chris Drury won faceoff against Clarke MacArthur in offensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Vaclav Prospal saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 12 ft)
  • Vaclav Prospal won faceoff against Derek Roy in offensive zone
  • Vaclav Prospal won faceoff against Derek Roy in neutral zone
  • Shot on goal by Marc Staal saved by Ryan Miller (Snapshot 21 ft)
  • Chris Drury won faceoff against Clarke MacArthur in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Chris Drury saved by Ryan Miller (Backhand 16 ft)
  • Christopher Higgins shot blocked by Andrej Sekera
  • Christopher Higgins shot blocked by Henrik Tallinder
  • Ryan Callahan credited with hit on Tyler Myers in offensive zone
  • Start of 1st period
  • Matt Ellis won faceoff against Brian Boyle in neutral zone
  • Shot on goal by Adam Mair saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Slapshot 24 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Henrik Tallinder saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Wristshot 23 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Derek Roy won faceoff against Ryan Callahan in offensive zone
  • Andrej Sekera shot blocked by Chris Drury
  • Drew Stafford credited with hit on Michal Rozsival in offensive zone
  • Thomas Vanek shot blocked by Sean Avery
  • Shot on goal by Steve Montador saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Slapshot 44 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped; Ice problem
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Takeaway by Tyler Myers in defensive zone
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Jason Pominville won faceoff against Artem Anisimov in neutral zone
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Adam Mair credited with hit on Michael Del Zotto in offensive zone
  • Adam Mair credited with hit on Vaclav Prospal in offensive zone
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Derek Roy won faceoff against Chris Drury in neutral zone
  • Tyler Myers credited with hit on Sean Avery in defensive zone
  • Jochen Hecht credited with hit on Wade Redden in offensive zone
  • Toni Lydman credited with hit on Artem Anisimov in defensive zone
  • Andrej Sekera credited with hit on Marian Gaborik in defensive zone
  • Patrick Kaleta credited with hit on Donald Brashear in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Thomas Vanek saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Wristshot 37 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped; TV timeout
  • Goal scored by Derek Roy (Backhand 8 ft) assisted by Thomas Vanek and Tyler Myers
  • Clarke MacArthur won faceoff against Artem Anisimov in neutral zone
  • Shot on goal by Steve Montador saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Slapshot 43 ft)
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Shot on goal by Jochen Hecht saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Backhand 9 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Stoppage - Puck Frozen
  • Shot on goal by Clarke MacArthur saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Wristshot 52 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Penalty to Toni Lydman 2 minutes for Hooking Ryan Callahan
  • Henrik Tallinder credited with hit on Michael Del Zotto in defensive zone
  • Giveaway by Tyler Myers in defensive zone
  • Clarke MacArthur credited with hit on Michal Rozsival in offensive zone
  • Penalty to Craig Rivet 2 minutes for Tripping Ryan Callahan
  • Derek Roy won faceoff against Vaclav Prospal in defensive zone
  • Takeaway by Henrik Tallinder in defensive zone
  • Tim Connolly won faceoff against Vaclav Prospal in offensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Andrej Sekera saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Slapshot 48 ft)
  • Penalty to Tim Connolly 2 minutes for Hooking Marc Staal
  • Shot missed by Jason Pominville, Wide of Net (Slapshot 42 ft)
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Jochen Hecht won faceoff against Ryan Callahan in neutral zone
  • Shot on goal by Toni Lydman saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Slapshot 48 ft)
  • Goal scored by Patrick Kaleta (Wristshot 13 ft) assisted by Jochen Hecht and Toni Lydman
  • Tim Kennedy won faceoff against Artem Anisimov in neutral zone
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped; TV timeout
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Derek Roy won faceoff against Chris Drury in defensive zone
  • Drew Stafford shot blocked by Daniel Girardi
  • Shot missed by Patrick Kaleta, Wide of Net (Snapshot 36 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Matt Ellis saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Slapshot 21 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Matt Ellis saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Wristshot 15 ft)
  • Craig Rivet shot blocked by Ilkka Heikkinen
  • Patrick Kaleta credited with hit on Ilkka Heikkinen in offensive zone
  • Stoppage - Puck Frozen
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Tim Connolly shot blocked by Wade Redden
  • Craig Rivet credited with hit on Vaclav Prospal in defensive zone
  • Buffalo credited with hit in defensive zone
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • End of 1st period
  • Start of 2nd period
  • Matt Ellis won faceoff against Vaclav Prospal in neutral zone
  • Shot on goal by Steve Montador saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Slapshot 47 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Clarke MacArthur credited with hit on Daniel Girardi in offensive zone
  • Toni Lydman credited with hit on Erik Christensen in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Mark Mancari saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Wristshot 23 ft)
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Derek Roy won faceoff against Vaclav Prospal in defensive zone
  • Tim Connolly won faceoff against Chris Drury in offensive zone
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Shot on goal by Derek Roy saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Wristshot 19 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Shot on goal by Derek Roy saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Wristshot 13 ft)
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Tim Kennedy won faceoff against Artem Anisimov in neutral zone
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped; TV timeout
  • Tim Connolly won faceoff against Chris Drury in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Tyler Myers saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Wristshot 133 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Penalty to Steve Montador 2 minutes for Tripping Christopher Higgins
  • Jason Pominville won faceoff against Vaclav Prospal in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Jason Pominville saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Wristshot 14 ft)
  • Shorthanded Goal Scored by Patrick Kaleta (Wristshot 17 ft) assisted by Henrik Tallinder
  • Tim Connolly won faceoff against Christopher Higgins in neutral zone
  • Penalty to Drew Stafford 2 minutes for Tripping Daniel Girardi
  • Stoppage - ; TV timeout
  • Jochen Hecht won faceoff against Vaclav Prospal in defensive zone
  • Stoppage - Puck Frozen
  • Patrick Kaleta credited with hit on Michal Rozsival in defensive zone
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Toni Lydman credited with hit on Christopher Higgins in defensive zone
  • Shot missed by Derek Roy, Wide of Net (Wristshot 28 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Derek Roy saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Backhand 9 ft)
  • Henrik Tallinder credited with hit on Erik Christensen in defensive zone
  • Adam Mair credited with hit on Daniel Girardi in offensive zone
  • Takeaway by Jason Pominville in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Jason Pominville saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Wristshot 24 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped; TV timeout
  • Takeaway by Derek Roy in defensive zone
  • Giveaway by Thomas Vanek in defensive zone
  • Craig Rivet credited with hit on Chris Drury in defensive zone
  • Takeaway by Tim Kennedy in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Steve Montador saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Wristshot 16 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Steve Montador saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Wristshot 10 ft)
  • Tim Connolly won faceoff against Vaclav Prospal in offensive zone
  • Mark Mancari shot blocked by Chris Drury
  • Henrik Tallinder shot blocked by Michal Rozsival
  • Shot on goal by Clarke MacArthur saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Backhand 7 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Tyler Myers credited with hit on Ales Kotalik in defensive zone
  • End of 2nd period
  • Start of 3rd period
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Derek Roy won faceoff against Chris Drury in neutral zone
  • Steve Montador credited with hit on Sean Avery in defensive zone
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Shot on goal by Clarke MacArthur saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Wristshot 22 ft)
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Thomas Vanek credited with hit on Chris Drury in defensive zone
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped; TV timeout
  • Clarke MacArthur won faceoff against Vaclav Prospal in offensive zone
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Derek Roy won faceoff against Vaclav Prospal in offensive zone
  • Toni Lydman credited with hit on Michael Del Zotto in defensive zone
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Patrick Kaleta credited with hit on Ryan Callahan in neutral zone
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Thomas Vanek shot blocked by Marc Staal
  • Shot on goal by Drew Stafford saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Wristshot 30 ft)
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Tim Connolly won faceoff against Vaclav Prospal in offensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Tim Connolly saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Snapshot 19 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped; TV timeout
  • Jochen Hecht won faceoff against Sean Avery in offensive zone
  • Shot missed by Steve Montador, Wide of Net (Slapshot 23 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Andrej Sekera saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Snapshot 38 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Derek Roy won faceoff against Chris Drury in offensive zone
  • Thomas Vanek shot blocked by Christopher Higgins
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Derek Roy won faceoff against Chris Drury in neutral zone
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Shot missed by Jason Pominville, Hit Crossbar (Wristshot 15 ft)
  • Jochen Hecht shot blocked by Michal Rozsival
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting; TV timeout
  • Shot on goal by Jason Pominville saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Tip-In 15 ft)
  • Penalty to Tim Connolly 2 minutes for Tripping Marian Gaborik
  • Stoppage - Puck in Crowd
  • Andrej Sekera credited with hit on Brian Boyle in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Drew Stafford saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Wristshot 13 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Takeaway by Tyler Myers in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Jason Pominville saved by Henrik Lundqvist (Wristshot 10 ft)
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting; Home Timeout
  • Derek Roy won faceoff against Vaclav Prospal in defensive zone
  • End of 3rd period
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