- With their assists today, Zemgus Girgensons (2+3) and Christian Ehrhoff (1+4) each have five points in their last seven games.
- Girgensons is tied for third among NHL rookies with four points (2+2) in the month of December (Nichushkin-7, Toffoli-6).
- With a 27-26 advantage tonight, the Sabres have now outshot or tied their opponents in four consecutive games for the first time since they did it in four straight from Dec. 22 to Dec. 30, 2011.
- The Flames got their first win in Buffalo in 10 tries; their last came on March 15, 1996 at Buffalo Memorial Auditorium.
Sabres interim head coach Ted Nolan
Sabres forward Matt Moulson
Sabres defenseman Henrik Tallinder
Sabres goaltender Jhonas Enroth
Flames head coach Bob Hartley
Flames forward Paul Byron
Flames defenseman Chris Butler
Flames forward Matt Stajan