Final

Series (Game 1 of 4)

Buffalo leads 3-1

Game 1: Saturday, December 5th
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Sabres1
Game 2: Saturday, December 12th
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Game 3: Sunday, March 7th
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OT
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Game 4: Tuesday, April 6th
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Sabres5

Rangers 2

(14-13-1, 29 pts)

Sabres 1

(16-8-2, 34 pts)

7:00 PM ET, December 5, 2009

First Niagara Center, Buffalo, New York

1 2 3 T
NYR 1 0 12
BUF 0 0 11

H. Lundqvist (Rangers - G): Saves: 36, Save Pct.: .973

M. Gaborik (Rangers - RW): Goals: 0, Assists: 1

R. Miller (Sabres - G): Saves: 30, Save Pct.: .938

Player Summary

New York Rangers
Time On IceFaceoffs
Player G A +/- SOG MS BS PN PIM HT TK GV SHF TOT PP SH EV FW FL %
A. Anisimov C 010111000002116:440:090:0016:356842.9
S. Avery C 011550003002216:432:220:0014:210000.0
B. Boyle C 00011100111107:440:022:255:172433.3
R. Callahan RW101321001002519:411:362:4715:181150.0
E. Christensen C 000000000001711:000:020:0010:585183.3
M. Del Zotto D 00-1003002022521:421:362:0418:020000.0
C. Drury LW001663000013021:022:132:5215:5713861.9
M. Gaborik RW010440000022520:271:420:4318:020000.0
M. Gilroy D 001110001001712:530:000:0012:530000.0
D. Girardi D 00-1221001002823:180:024:4218:340000.0
I. Heikkinen D 00000000100149:270:000:009:270000.0
C. Higgins LW101100004002116:392:152:3011:540100.0
A. Kotalik RW000441121112114:241:450:0012:390000.0
E. Lisin RW0001100000075:270:000:005:270000.0
P. Parenteau RW0000000010076:252:070:004:180100.0
V. Prospal C 00-1330120012321:331:360:4319:1450100.0
M. Rozsival D 001001000102523:302:221:1819:5010100.0
M. Staal D 012001002003025:210:113:5621:140000.0
New York Rangers Scratches
PlayerDetail
W. ReddenShoulder
D. BrashearUndisclosed
A. VorosScratched
Buffalo Sabres
Time On IceFaceoffs
Player G A +/- SOG MS BS PN PIM HT TK GV SHF TOT PP SH EV FW FL %
T. Connolly C 000660121042718:383:070:0815:230000.0
M. Ellis LW0001100000194:490:000:004:4920100.0
M. Grier RW000221004002219:120:002:0117:111420.0
J. Hecht C 000440001002419:042:111:5914:542340.0
P. Kaleta RW0000000010084:300:000:084:220000.0
T. Kennedy LW000331000002117:220:000:0217:202918.2
T. Lydman D 000111000021916:010:002:2513:360000.0
C. MacArthur LW00-1220000022015:382:020:0013:364450.0
A. Mair C 0000000010063:320:000:003:320100.0
S. Montador D 00-1220001022318:330:000:1018:230000.0
T. Myers D 010001000032623:493:361:2518:480000.0
J. Pominville RW100761000012420:264:111:5114:240000.0
C. Rivet D 000003001022116:541:522:2512:370000.0
D. Roy C 000331001202420:382:531:5115:549660.0
A. Sekera D 000110000002619:382:160:1017:120000.0
D. Stafford RW00-1330001132318:113:490:0014:224640.0
H. Tallinder D 00-1110000012419:450:051:2518:150000.0
T. Vanek LW000110120032420:583:580:0017:000000.0
Buffalo Sabres Scratches
PlayerDetail
P. LalimeScratched
N. PaetschScratched
C. ButlerAnkle Injury

Goaltending Summary

New York Rangers Goaltending
Player SA GA Saves SV% TOI PIM
H. Lundqvist37136.97360:000
Buffalo Sabres Goaltending
Player SA GA Saves SV% TOI PIM
R. Miller32230.93858:220

* - 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.