Final SO

Series (Game 3 of 4)

Series tied 2-2

Game 1: Saturday, January 17th
Hurricanes1Final
Sabres3
Game 2: Sunday, February 15th
Hurricanes3Final
Sabres0
Game 3: Thursday, February 26th
Sabres1Final
SO
Hurricanes2
Game 4: Thursday, April 9th
Sabres5Final
Hurricanes1

Sabres 1

(31-24-7, 69 pts)

Hurricanes 2

(32-26-5, 69 pts)

7:00 PM ET, February 26, 2009

PNC Arena, Raleigh, North Carolina

1 2 3 SO T
BUF 0 1 0 01
CAR 0 0 1 12

C. Ward (Hurricanes - G): Saves: 36, Save Pct.: .973

A. Babchuk (Hurricanes - D): Goals: 1, Assists: 0

J. Pitkanen (Hurricanes - D): Goals: 0, Assists: 0

Player Summary

Buffalo Sabres
Time On IceFaceoffs
Player G A +/- SOG MS BS PN PIM HT TK GV SHF TOT PP SH EV FW FL %
C. Butler D 000202001002216:500:000:0816:420000.0
T. Connolly C 00-1111000103021:411:124:0716:221614.3
M. Ellis LW00021100100138:100:000:008:101516.7
P. Gaustad C 011201121002415:120:483:2411:007558.3
J. Hecht C 00-1311000102918:480:484:0613:547750.0
P. Kaleta RW101301244001911:350:001:549:410000.0
A. Kotalik RW000111002002117:080:480:0016:200200.0
T. Lydman D 000201245003524:381:094:1919:100000.0
C. MacArthur LW011201004001812:010:480:0011:130000.0
A. Mair C 00010000010138:060:000:008:0610100.0
D. Paille LW00001100100128:240:000:008:240000.0
J. Pominville RW000421000102720:421:124:2115:090000.0
C. Rivet D 000200122103121:510:512:2718:330000.0
D. Roy C 000210001102521:141:123:4016:2281436.4
A. Sekera D 000413000203424:460:006:4817:580000.0
J. Spacek D 000103003102518:320:004:2914:030000.0
D. Stafford RW00-1301000012315:541:120:0014:420000.0
H. Tallinder D 000203000003322:270:005:0717:200000.0
Buffalo Sabres Scratches
PlayerDetail
T. NumminenHealthy
N. PaetschHealthy
A. PetersHealthy
Carolina Hurricanes
Time On IceFaceoffs
Player G A +/- SOG MS BS PN PIM HT TK GV SHF TOT PP SH EV FW FL %
A. Babchuk D 100511000002518:062:010:0016:050000.0
R. Bayda LW0001000010073:480:020:582:480000.0
R. Brind'Amour C 000100001012218:310:451:0216:4411857.9
T. Conboy D 00-11000000040:590:000:000:590000.0
J. Corvo D 000601000103027:178:091:1717:510000.0
M. Cullen C 000120000303022:233:500:4817:4511664.7
P. Eaves RW000001001102115:370:020:0015:350000.0
T. Gleason D 000110003002519:250:021:1718:060000.0
J. Jokinen LW00-1100002002819:033:180:3715:081150.0
F. Kaberle D 000020000101916:275:140:0011:130000.0
C. LaRose RW000330125102820:423:060:0017:360000.0
J. Pitkanen D 000112004203024:403:470:4320:100000.0
T. Ruutu LW001121003012823:167:590:0015:170000.0
M. Ryan C 011110000202116:140:220:0015:520000.0
D. Seidenberg D 000620002012518:553:100:4315:020000.0
E. Staal C 010130000013125:138:400:3515:58161061.5
N. Wallin D 0000000010064:490:000:004:490000.0
R. Whitney LW000210002212922:446:320:0016:120000.0
Carolina Hurricanes Scratches
PlayerDetail
S. SamsonovHealthy
B. SutterNot With Team

Goaltending Summary

Buffalo Sabres Goaltending
Player SA GA Saves SV% TOI PIM
P. Lalime32131.96965:000
Carolina Hurricanes Goaltending
Player SA GA Saves SV% TOI PIM
C. Ward37136.97364:510

* - 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.