1974-75 Buffalo Sabres Schedule and Results

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Record: 49-16-15 (113 points), Finished 1st in NHL Adams Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Floyd Smith (49-16-15)

Goals For: 354 (2nd of 18), Goals Against: 240 (6th of 18)
SRS: 1.35 (2nd of 18), SOS: -0.08 (15th of 18)

Playoffs:
Lost Stanley Cup Final (4-2) versus Philadelphia Flyers
Won Semi-Finals (4-2) versus Montreal Canadiens
Won Quarter-Finals (4-1) versus Chicago Black Hawks

Regular Season

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1974-10-10 Boston Bruins W 9 5 1 0 0 W 1
2 1974-10-12 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 1 6 1 1 0 L 1
3 1974-10-13 Los Angeles Kings L 1 4 1 2 0 L 2
4 1974-10-17 California Golden Seals W 6 1 2 2 0 W 1
5 1974-10-19 @ Minnesota North Stars W 2 1 3 2 0 W 2
6 1974-10-20 Toronto Maple Leafs T 5 5 3 2 1 T 1
7 1974-10-24 @ Los Angeles Kings L 2 7 3 3 1 L 1
8 1974-10-26 @ St. Louis Blues W 2 0 4 3 1 W 1
9 1974-10-27 Montreal Canadiens W 3 2 5 3 1 W 2
10 1974-11-02 @ Toronto Maple Leafs W 6 3 6 3 1 W 3
11 1974-11-03 @ New York Rangers W 4 3 7 3 1 W 4
12 1974-11-05 @ Boston Bruins T 2 2 7 3 2 T 1
13 1974-11-06 Chicago Black Hawks W 6 4 8 3 2 W 1
14 1974-11-09 @ Kansas City Scouts W 6 1 9 3 2 W 2
15 1974-11-10 Pittsburgh Penguins W 8 3 10 3 2 W 3
16 1974-11-13 @ Montreal Canadiens W 8 6 11 3 2 W 4
17 1974-11-14 Minnesota North Stars W 5 3 12 3 2 W 5
18 1974-11-16 @ Boston Bruins L 5 7 12 4 2 L 1
19 1974-11-17 Atlanta Flames W 4 0 13 4 2 W 1
20 1974-11-20 Washington Capitals W 7 3 14 4 2 W 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
21 1974-11-22 @ Atlanta Flames T 4 4 14 4 3 T 1
22 1974-11-24 Montreal Canadiens W 6 4 15 4 3 W 1
23 1974-11-27 @ Chicago Black Hawks W 3 1 16 4 3 W 2
24 1974-11-28 Detroit Red Wings W 5 2 17 4 3 W 3
25 1974-11-30 @ Pittsburgh Penguins T 5 5 17 4 4 T 1
26 1974-12-01 Pittsburgh Penguins W 6 3 18 4 4 W 1
27 1974-12-03 @ Washington Capitals W 5 3 19 4 4 W 2
28 1974-12-05 Washington Capitals W 9 2 20 4 4 W 3
29 1974-12-08 Minnesota North Stars W 5 0 21 4 4 W 4
30 1974-12-12 Vancouver Canucks L 3 5 21 5 4 L 1
31 1974-12-14 @ Minnesota North Stars L 2 4 21 6 4 L 2
32 1974-12-15 California Golden Seals T 5 5 21 6 5 T 1
33 1974-12-18 New York Islanders W 3 2 22 6 5 W 1
34 1974-12-22 @ Washington Capitals W 4 0 23 6 5 W 2
35 1974-12-26 Chicago Black Hawks W 3 1 24 6 5 W 3
36 1974-12-27 @ New York Rangers L 5 9 24 7 5 L 1
37 1974-12-29 Philadelphia Flyers L 2 5 24 8 5 L 2
38 1975-01-03 @ California Golden Seals T 2 2 24 8 6 T 1
39 1975-01-05 St. Louis Blues W 4 2 25 8 6 W 1
40 1975-01-09 Los Angeles Kings L 2 5 25 9 6 L 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
41 1975-01-11 @ Detroit Red Wings T 3 3 25 9 7 T 1
42 1975-01-12 Vancouver Canucks W 5 1 26 9 7 W 1
43 1975-01-15 @ California Golden Seals W 4 0 27 9 7 W 2
44 1975-01-17 @ Vancouver Canucks W 4 2 28 9 7 W 3
45 1975-01-19 Kansas City Scouts W 5 0 29 9 7 W 4
46 1975-01-23 Detroit Red Wings W 5 1 30 9 7 W 5
47 1975-01-25 @ Montreal Canadiens W 7 6 31 9 7 W 6
48 1975-01-26 Atlanta Flames L 3 4 31 10 7 L 1
49 1975-01-30 New York Rangers W 6 3 32 10 7 W 1
50 1975-02-01 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 0 6 32 11 7 L 1
51 1975-02-02 Kansas City Scouts W 8 1 33 11 7 W 1
52 1975-02-04 @ Detroit Red Wings W 6 1 34 11 7 W 2
53 1975-02-06 @ New York Islanders T 2 2 34 11 8 T 1
54 1975-02-09 Montreal Canadiens T 4 4 34 11 9 T 2
55 1975-02-12 @ Pittsburgh Penguins T 3 3 34 11 10 T 3
56 1975-02-13 Boston Bruins W 3 1 35 11 10 W 1
57 1975-02-16 St. Louis Blues T 4 4 35 11 11 T 1
58 1975-02-18 @ New York Islanders W 3 2 36 11 11 W 1
59 1975-02-20 Philadelphia Flyers T 6 6 36 11 12 T 1
60 1975-02-21 @ Washington Capitals W 9 4 37 11 12 W 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
61 1975-02-23 Toronto Maple Leafs W 4 1 38 11 12 W 2
62 1975-02-27 Los Angeles Kings W 5 0 39 11 12 W 3
63 1975-03-01 @ Detroit Red Wings L 2 3 39 12 12 L 1
64 1975-03-02 New York Islanders T 3 3 39 12 13 T 1
65 1975-03-05 @ New York Rangers W 6 3 40 12 13 W 1
66 1975-03-08 @ St. Louis Blues T 3 3 40 12 14 T 1
67 1975-03-09 Pittsburgh Penguins W 8 4 41 12 14 W 1
68 1975-03-11 @ Los Angeles Kings T 2 2 41 12 15 T 1
69 1975-03-12 @ California Golden Seals W 7 2 42 12 15 W 1
70 1975-03-14 @ Vancouver Canucks L 1 5 42 13 15 L 1
71 1975-03-16 @ Toronto Maple Leafs W 11 3 43 13 15 W 1
72 1975-03-20 New York Rangers W 6 3 44 13 15 W 2
73 1975-03-22 @ Kansas City Scouts W 4 2 45 13 15 W 3
74 1975-03-23 California Golden Seals W 9 4 46 13 15 W 4
75 1975-03-26 @ Chicago Black Hawks L 1 5 46 14 15 L 1
76 1975-03-28 @ Atlanta Flames L 2 3 46 15 15 L 2
77 1975-03-30 Toronto Maple Leafs L 4 5 46 16 15 L 3
78 1975-04-01 @ Boston Bruins W 3 1 47 16 15 W 1
79 1975-04-03 Boston Bruins W 4 2 48 16 15 W 2
80 1975-04-05 @ Toronto Maple Leafs W 4 2 49 16 15 W 3

Playoffs

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1975-04-13 Chicago Black Hawks W 4 1 1 0 0 W 1
2 1975-04-15 Chicago Black Hawks W 3 1 2 0 0 W 2
3 1975-04-17 @ Chicago Black Hawks L OT 4 5 2 1 0 L 1
4 1975-04-20 @ Chicago Black Hawks W 6 2 3 1 0 W 1
5 1975-04-22 Chicago Black Hawks W 3 1 4 1 0 W 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
6 1975-04-27 Montreal Canadiens W OT 6 5 5 1 0 W 3
7 1975-04-29 Montreal Canadiens W 4 2 6 1 0 W 4
8 1975-05-01 @ Montreal Canadiens L 0 7 6 2 0 L 1
9 1975-05-03 @ Montreal Canadiens L 2 8 6 3 0 L 2
10 1975-05-06 Montreal Canadiens W OT 5 4 7 3 0 W 1
11 1975-05-08 @ Montreal Canadiens W 4 3 8 3 0 W 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
12 1975-05-15 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 1 4 8 4 0 L 1
13 1975-05-18 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 1 2 8 5 0 L 2
14 1975-05-20 Philadelphia Flyers W OT 5 4 9 5 0 W 1
15 1975-05-22 Philadelphia Flyers W 4 2 10 5 0 W 2
16 1975-05-25 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 1 5 10 6 0 L 1
17 1975-05-27 Philadelphia Flyers L 0 2 10 7 0 L 2