Sabres score a record nine goals in one period
March 19, 1981
Leading the Toronto Maple Leafs 1-0 after the first period, the Buffalo Sabres bust out for nine goals in the second period. Center Gil Perreault leads the onslaught with a hat trick as the Sabres set an NHL record for most goals in a period. Toronto netminder Michel Larocque, who had recently been obtained from Montreal, yields all nine goals.
The Leafs score three goals in the period as the teams set a record of 12 goals in one period.
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