20-9-2, 42 PTS
4
Final
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MTL1023
15-16-3, 33 PTS
3

Team Stats

Shots on Goal
BUF
27
24
MTL
Hits
BUF
10
13
MTL
Faceoffs Won
BUF
20
39
MTL
Penalty Mins
BUF
13
19
MTL

Game Information

Bell Centre
Bell Centre
7:30 PM, December 14, 2009Coverage: NBCSN
  • Montreal, PQ
Attendance: 21,273
100%
Capacity: 21,273
  • Referees:
  • Brian Pochmara
  • Eric Furlatt
  • Linesmen:
  • Michel Cormier
  • Brad Kovachik
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Sabres0224
Canadiens1023
1st Period
16:03Andrei Kostitsyn (8) (Power Play)
Assists: Tomas Plekanec, Marc-Andre Bergeron
01
2nd Period
12:58Andrej Sekera (2)
Assists: Derek Roy, Jochen Hecht
11
19:01Patrick Kaleta (6) (Shorthanded)
Assists: Tim Connolly
21
3rd Period
2:36Andrei Kostitsyn (8) (Power Play)
Assists: Tomas Plekanec, Michael Cammalleri
22
12:33Tim Kennedy (4)
Assists: Jochen Hecht, Tyler Myers
32
12:51Michael Cammalleri (18)
Assists: Andrei Kostitsyn
33
14:41Clarke MacArthur (10) (Power Play)
Assists: Drew Stafford, Jason Pominville
43

Shot Chart

nhl-court
  • Jaroslav Spacek credited with hit on Clarke MacArthur in defensive zone
  • Travis Moen credited with hit on Craig Rivet in offensive zone
  • Takeaway by Max Pacioretty in neutral zone
  • Shot on goal by Max Pacioretty saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 38 ft)
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Derek Roy in offensive zone
  • Shot missed by Josh Gorges, Wide of Net (Slapshot 56 ft)
  • Mike Cammalleri shot blocked by Henrik Tallinder
  • Andrei Kostitsyn shot blocked by Derek Roy
  • Marc-Andre Bergeron credited with hit on Patrick Kaleta in defensive zone
  • Penalty to Ryan O'Byrne 2 minutes for Hooking Adam Mair
  • Takeaway by Travis Moen in defensive zone
  • Giveaway by Tomas Plekanec in defensive zone
  • Giveaway by Josh Gorges in defensive zone
  • Glen Metropolit won faceoff against Matt Ellis in defensive zone
  • Travis Moen credited with hit on Patrick Kaleta in offensive zone
  • Scott Gomez won faceoff against Tim Kennedy in neutral zone
  • Maxim Lapierre credited with hit on Andrej Sekera in offensive zone
  • Glen Metropolit shot blocked by Toni Lydman
  • Shot on goal by Travis Moen saved by Ryan Miller (Slapshot 35 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Tom Pyatt saved by Ryan Miller (Backhand 26 ft)
  • Scott Gomez won faceoff against Clarke MacArthur in offensive zone
  • Josh Gorges shot blocked by Tim Connolly
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Jochen Hecht in neutral zone
  • Ryan O'Byrne credited with hit on Jochen Hecht in defensive zone
  • Giveaway by Ryan O'Byrne in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Glen Metropolit saved by Ryan Miller (Slapshot 42 ft)
  • Glen Metropolit won faceoff against Derek Roy in offensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Glen Metropolit saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 39 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Jaroslav Spacek saved by Ryan Miller (Slapshot 60 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Glen Metropolit saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 9 ft)
  • Tom Pyatt credited with hit on Matt Ellis in offensive zone
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Clarke MacArthur in defensive zone
  • Maxim Lapierre credited with hit on Henrik Tallinder in defensive zone
  • Scott Gomez shot blocked by Tyler Myers
  • Scott Gomez won faceoff against Jochen Hecht in offensive zone
  • Marc-Andre Bergeron shot blocked by Patrick Kaleta
  • Ryan O'Byrne shot blocked by Henrik Tallinder
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Tim Connolly in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Sergei Kostitsyn saved by Ryan Miller (Tip-In 8 ft)
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Derek Roy in offensive zone
  • Power Play Goal Scored by Andrei Kostitsyn (Slapshot 37 ft) assisted by Tomas Plekanec and Marc-Andre Bergeron
  • Josh Gorges credited with hit on Andrej Sekera in defensive zone
  • Travis Moen credited with hit on Toni Lydman in offensive zone
  • Travis Moen shot blocked by Toni Lydman
  • Giveaway by Jaroslav Spacek in defensive zone
  • Penalty to Glen Metropolit 2 minutes for Holding Thomas Vanek
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Derek Roy in defensive zone
  • Scott Gomez won faceoff against Tim Connolly in defensive zone
  • Giveaway by Ryan O'Byrne in defensive zone
  • Giveaway by Ryan O'Byrne in defensive zone
  • Penalty to Ryan O'Byrne 5 minutes for Fighting Adam Mair
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Jason Pominville in neutral zone
  • Giveaway by Hal Gill in defensive zone
  • Giveaway by Hal Gill in defensive zone
  • Tom Pyatt won faceoff against Andrej Sekera in offensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Mike Cammalleri saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 36 ft)
  • Takeaway by Tomas Plekanec in neutral zone
  • Shot missed by Andrei Kostitsyn, Wide of Net (Slapshot 41 ft)
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Tim Connolly in offensive zone
  • Josh Gorges shot blocked by Thomas Vanek
  • Shot on goal by Marc-Andre Bergeron saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 57 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Max Pacioretty saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 50 ft)
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Tim Connolly in offensive zone
  • Jaroslav Spacek shot blocked by Clarke MacArthur
  • Shot on goal by Tomas Plekanec saved by Ryan Miller (Snapshot 26 ft)
  • Shot missed by Mike Cammalleri, Wide of Net (Wristshot 27 ft)
  • Maxim Lapierre credited with hit on Andrej Sekera in offensive zone
  • Ryan O'Byrne credited with hit on Patrick Kaleta in defensive zone
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Clarke MacArthur in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Andrei Kostitsyn saved by Ryan Miller (Tip-In 11 ft)
  • Giveaway by Andrei Kostitsyn in defensive zone
  • Penalty to Josh Gorges 2 minutes for Holding Thomas Vanek
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Tim Connolly in defensive zone
  • Giveaway by Tomas Plekanec in defensive zone
  • Scott Gomez won faceoff against Tim Kennedy in neutral zone
  • Penalty to Scott Gomez 2 minutes for Slashing Tim Kennedy
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Tim Connolly in defensive zone
  • Giveaway by Josh Gorges in defensive zone
  • Takeaway by Tomas Plekanec in defensive zone
  • Takeaway by Glen Metropolit in offensive zone
  • Sergei Kostitsyn credited with hit on Steve Montador in offensive zone
  • Shot missed by Jaroslav Spacek, Wide of Net (Slapshot 62 ft)
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Jochen Hecht in offensive zone
  • Scott Gomez won faceoff against Tim Connolly in neutral zone
  • Scott Gomez won faceoff against Derek Roy in offensive zone
  • Takeaway by Andrei Kostitsyn in offensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Tomas Plekanec saved by Ryan Miller (Slapshot 16 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Glen Metropolit saved by Ryan Miller (Backhand 7 ft)
  • Giveaway by Max Pacioretty in defensive zone
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Jochen Hecht in offensive zone
  • Power Play Goal Scored by Andrei Kostitsyn (Tip-In 10 ft) assisted by Tomas Plekanec and Mike Cammalleri
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Clarke MacArthur in neutral zone
  • Glen Metropolit won faceoff against Derek Roy in defensive zone
  • Shot missed by Travis Moen, Wide of Net (Backhand 10 ft)
  • Scott Gomez won faceoff against Jochen Hecht in defensive zone
  • Shot missed by Sergei Kostitsyn, Wide of Net (Wristshot 37 ft)
  • Mike Cammalleri shot blocked by Tyler Myers
  • Scott Gomez won faceoff against Matt Ellis in neutral zone
  • Glen Metropolit won faceoff against Derek Roy in defensive zone
  • Glen Metropolit shot blocked by Derek Roy
  • Sergei Kostitsyn shot blocked by Steve Montador
  • Shot on goal by Sergei Kostitsyn saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 23 ft)
  • Jaroslav Spacek shot blocked by Tim Connolly
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Tim Connolly in offensive zone
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Jason Pominville in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Max Pacioretty saved by Ryan Miller (Tip-In 14 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Sergei Kostitsyn saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 26 ft)
  • Glen Metropolit won faceoff against Derek Roy in offensive zone
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Derek Roy in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Mike Cammalleri saved by Ryan Miller (Slapshot 43 ft)
  • Maxim Lapierre won faceoff against Tim Kennedy in offensive zone
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Clarke MacArthur in neutral zone
  • Goal scored by Mike Cammalleri (Wristshot 32 ft) assisted by Andrei Kostitsyn
  • Penalty to Glen Metropolit 2 minutes for Roughing Derek Roy
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Tim Connolly in defensive zone
  • Penalty to Glen Metropolit 2 minutes for Slashing Derek Roy(served by Matt D'Agostini)
  • Penalty to Ryan O'Byrne 2 minutes for High-sticking Jason Pominville
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Drew Stafford in defensive zone
  • Giveaway by Roman Hamrlik in defensive zone
  • Giveaway by Hal Gill in defensive zone
  • Marc-Andre Bergeron shot blocked by Clarke MacArthur
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Jochen Hecht in offensive zone
  • Shot missed by Marc-Andre Bergeron, Wide of Net (Slapshot 51 ft)
  • Shot missed by Marc-Andre Bergeron, Wide of Net (Slapshot 50 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Marc-Andre Bergeron saved by Ryan Miller (Slapshot 51 ft)
  • Shot missed by Mike Cammalleri, Wide of Net (Slapshot 52 ft)
  • Shot missed by Marc-Andre Bergeron, Over Net (Slapshot 52 ft)
  • Marc-Andre Bergeron shot blocked by Derek Roy
  • Shot on goal by Mike Cammalleri saved by Ryan Miller (Wristshot 24 ft)
  • Tomas Plekanec won faceoff against Derek Roy in offensive zone
  • Start of 1st period
  • Matt Ellis won faceoff against Tom Pyatt in neutral zone
  • Matt Ellis shot blocked by Ryan O'Byrne
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Giveaway by Andrej Sekera in defensive zone
  • Matt Ellis shot blocked by Ryan O'Byrne
  • Takeaway by Adam Mair in offensive zone
  • Tim Connolly won faceoff against Tomas Plekanec in offensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Tyler Myers saved by Jaroslav Halak (Wristshot 42 ft)
  • Shot missed by Derek Roy, Wide of Net (Wristshot 40 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Andrej Sekera saved by Jaroslav Halak (Slapshot 53 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Derek Roy won faceoff against Scott Gomez in offensive zone
  • Shot missed by Craig Rivet, Wide of Net (Wristshot 55 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Matt Ellis saved by Jaroslav Halak (Wristshot 47 ft)
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Henrik Tallinder credited with hit on Max Pacioretty in defensive zone
  • Matt Ellis credited with hit on Ryan O'Byrne in neutral zone
  • Stoppage - Offside; TV timeout
  • Giveaway by Steve Montador in defensive zone
  • Patrick Kaleta credited with hit on Josh Gorges in offensive zone
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Shot missed by Tim Connolly, Wide of Net (Wristshot 32 ft)
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Shot on goal by Andrej Sekera saved by Jaroslav Halak (Wristshot 41 ft)
  • Andrej Sekera shot blocked by Ryan O'Byrne
  • Shot missed by Tim Kennedy, Wide of Net (Backhand 16 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped; TV timeout
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Matt Ellis won faceoff against Tom Pyatt in defensive zone
  • Matt Ellis shot blocked by Ryan O'Byrne
  • Takeaway by Matt Ellis in offensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Adam Mair saved by Jaroslav Halak (Wristshot 12 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Adam Mair saved by Jaroslav Halak (Wristshot 9 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Takeaway by Jason Pominville in offensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Toni Lydman saved by Jaroslav Halak (Backhand 33 ft)
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Tim Kennedy won faceoff against Scott Gomez in neutral zone
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Craig Rivet credited with hit on Travis Moen in neutral zone
  • Andrej Sekera credited with hit on Matt D'Agostini in defensive zone
  • Jason Pominville shot blocked by Hal Gill
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting; TV timeout
  • Shot on goal by Tim Connolly saved by Jaroslav Halak (Wristshot 47 ft)
  • Shot missed by Tim Kennedy, Wide of Net (Slapshot 43 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Penalty to Craig Rivet 2 minutes for Roughing Maxim Lapierre
  • Matt Ellis won faceoff against Scott Gomez in neutral zone
  • Adam Mair credited with hit on Josh Gorges in offensive zone
  • Giveaway by Toni Lydman in defensive zone
  • Steve Montador shot blocked by Jaroslav Spacek
  • Shot on goal by Thomas Vanek saved by Jaroslav Halak (Backhand 11 ft)
  • Shot missed by Derek Roy, Wide of Net (Wristshot 47 ft)
  • Andrej Sekera shot blocked by Travis Moen
  • Shot missed by Craig Rivet, Wide of Net (Slapshot 59 ft)
  • Stoppage - Puck in Crowd
  • End of 1st period
  • Start of 2nd period
  • Matt Ellis won faceoff against Scott Gomez in neutral zone
  • Penalty to Adam Mair 5 minutes for Fighting Ryan O'Byrne
  • Steve Montador shot blocked by Jaroslav Spacek
  • Shot on goal by Tim Kennedy saved by Jaroslav Halak (Wristshot 16 ft)
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Shot on goal by Jochen Hecht saved by Jaroslav Halak (Wristshot 36 ft)
  • Giveaway by Craig Rivet in defensive zone
  • Stoppage - Puck Frozen
  • Shot on goal by Clarke MacArthur saved by Jaroslav Halak (Wristshot 41 ft)
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Derek Roy won faceoff against Glen Metropolit in offensive zone
  • Thomas Vanek shot blocked by Josh Gorges
  • Stoppage - ; TV timeout
  • Shot on goal by Jason Pominville saved by Jaroslav Halak (Snapshot 31 ft)
  • Giveaway by Henrik Tallinder in defensive zone
  • Craig Rivet shot blocked by Tomas Plekanec
  • Craig Rivet shot blocked by Josh Gorges
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Derek Roy won faceoff against Glen Metropolit in neutral zone
  • Shot on goal by Jochen Hecht saved by Jaroslav Halak (Wristshot 48 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Matt Ellis won faceoff against Scott Gomez in defensive zone
  • Stoppage - Puck in Benches; TV timeout
  • Derek Roy won faceoff against Glen Metropolit in offensive zone
  • Andrej Sekera shot blocked by Travis Moen
  • Takeaway by Tim Connolly in offensive zone
  • Jason Pominville shot blocked by Ryan O'Byrne
  • Tyler Myers shot blocked by Ryan O'Byrne
  • Takeaway by Tyler Myers in offensive zone
  • Tyler Myers shot blocked by Ryan O'Byrne
  • Shot missed by Thomas Vanek, Wide of Net (Tip-In 10 ft)
  • Tim Connolly shot blocked by Ryan O'Byrne
  • Derek Roy shot blocked by Hal Gill
  • Goal scored by Andrej Sekera (Slapshot 60 ft) assisted by Derek Roy and Jochen Hecht
  • Andrej Sekera credited with hit on Maxim Lapierre in offensive zone
  • Tim Kennedy shot blocked by Josh Gorges
  • Derek Roy won faceoff against Tom Pyatt in offensive zone
  • Craig Rivet shot blocked by Hal Gill
  • Shot on goal by Tim Connolly saved by Jaroslav Halak (Wristshot 37 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Tim Kennedy shot blocked by Jaroslav Spacek
  • Tim Kennedy credited with hit on Andrei Kostitsyn in defensive zone
  • Shot on goal by Patrick Kaleta saved by Jaroslav Halak (Wristshot 37 ft)
  • Shot missed by Mike Grier, Wide of Net (Wristshot 25 ft)
  • Thomas Vanek credited with hit on Max Pacioretty in offensive zone
  • Toni Lydman shot blocked by Travis Moen
  • Giveaway by Steve Montador in defensive zone
  • Penalty to Steve Montador 2 minutes for Slashing Sergei Kostitsyn
  • Stoppage - ; TV timeout
  • Shot on goal by Jochen Hecht saved by Jaroslav Halak (Backhand 13 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Jochen Hecht won faceoff against Tomas Plekanec in offensive zone
  • Giveaway by Ryan Miller in defensive zone
  • Shorthanded Goal Scored by Patrick Kaleta (Backhand 8 ft) assisted by Tim Connolly
  • Stoppage - Puck Frozen
  • Shot on goal by Jason Pominville saved by Jaroslav Halak (Slapshot 42 ft)
  • Shot missed by Derek Roy, Wide of Net (Wristshot 41 ft)
  • End of 2nd period
  • Start of 3rd period
  • Tim Kennedy won faceoff against Scott Gomez in neutral zone
  • Shot missed by Toni Lydman, Wide of Net (Wristshot 54 ft)
  • Bench penalty to Buffalo 2 minutes for Too Many Men on the Ice(served by Adam Mair)
  • Shot on goal by Jason Pominville saved by Jaroslav Halak (Wristshot 11 ft)
  • Henrik Tallinder shot blocked by Tomas Plekanec
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Jochen Hecht shot blocked by Josh Gorges
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Takeaway by Craig Rivet in offensive zone
  • Giveaway by Patrick Kaleta in defensive zone
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Stoppage - Puck Frozen
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Tim Kennedy won faceoff against Scott Gomez in defensive zone
  • Jason Pominville shot blocked by Scott Gomez
  • Steve Montador shot blocked by Mike Cammalleri
  • Shot missed by Derek Roy, Wide of Net (Wristshot 50 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Derek Roy saved by Jaroslav Halak (Tip-In 15 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped; TV timeout
  • Tim Kennedy won faceoff against Scott Gomez in offensive zone
  • Patrick Kaleta credited with hit on Scott Gomez in neutral zone
  • Stoppage - Puck Frozen
  • Jason Pominville shot blocked by Jaroslav Spacek
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Takeaway by Jason Pominville in neutral zone
  • Shot on goal by Jason Pominville saved by Jaroslav Halak (Wristshot 29 ft)
  • Tim Connolly shot blocked by Jaroslav Spacek
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped; TV timeout
  • Matt Ellis won faceoff against Scott Gomez in defensive zone
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Steve Montador shot blocked by Travis Moen
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Goal scored by Tim Kennedy (Wristshot 15 ft) assisted by Jochen Hecht and Tyler Myers
  • Derek Roy won faceoff against Glen Metropolit in neutral zone
  • Penalty to Derek Roy 2 minutes for Roughing Glen Metropolit
  • Shot on goal by Tyler Myers saved by Jaroslav Halak (Wristshot 8 ft)
  • Jason Pominville shot blocked by Ryan O'Byrne
  • Stoppage - ; Visitor Timeout
  • Shot missed by Thomas Vanek, Wide of Net (Tip-In 15 ft)
  • Jason Pominville shot blocked by Hal Gill
  • Power Play Goal Scored by Clarke MacArthur (Wristshot 4 ft) assisted by Drew Stafford and Jason Pominville
  • Tim Kennedy won faceoff against Scott Gomez in neutral zone
  • Shot missed by Jochen Hecht, Wide of Net (Tip-In 12 ft)
  • Shot missed by Patrick Kaleta, Wide of Net (Wristshot 16 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Patrick Kaleta saved by Jaroslav Halak (Wristshot 31 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped; TV timeout
  • Jason Pominville won faceoff against Tomas Plekanec in offensive zone
  • Shot missed by Drew Stafford, Over Net (Wristshot 40 ft)
  • Penalty to Toni Lydman 2 minutes for High-sticking Sergei Kostitsyn
  • Giveaway by Henrik Tallinder in defensive zone
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped; Home Timeout
  • End of 3rd period
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