Post-Game Report: 3/29 vs. TBL

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Lightning
(41-24-9)
2 0 1 1 4 33
Sabres
(20-45-9)
2 0 1 0 3 28

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • With his goal tonight, Cody Hodgson has 10 points (4+6) in nine career games against the Lightning.
  • Cory Conacher was credited with the Sabres’ third goal, which came on a delayed hooking penalty to Conacher when a Lightning pass was deflected down the ice and into the empty Tampa Bay net.
  • According to Elias Sports Bureau, Conacher is the first player to score a goal on his own delayed penalty since Viktor Tikhonov (PHX) did so on 3/21/09 vs. Vancouver. He is the second player to score on a delayed penalty this season; the other was Boyd Gordon (EDM) on 1/12/14 at Chicago.
  • Rasmus Ristolainen and Johan Larsson each tallied an assist tonight, and both now have points in consecutive games for the first time in their careers.
  • Ristolainen logged 24:45 of ice time, topping his previous career high of 21:54. Only Christian Ehrhoff (26:06) had a higher TOI for either team.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres interim head coach Ted Nolan

Sabres forward Cory Conacher

Sabres forward Zemgus Girgensons

Sabres goaltender Matt Hackett

Lightning head coach Jon Cooper

Lightning forward Steven Stamkos

Lightning forward Ryan Callahan

Lightning goaltender Ben Bishop

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