- With a 32-27 edge in shots, the Sabres out-shot their opponent for the third straight game, but fell to 0-3-0 in those games.
- The Sabres have now out-shot opponents in 21 of 40 games this season after doing so only 10 times last season.
- Ryan O’Reilly’s goal gave him 11 points (5+6) in his last nine games against Florida and 17 points (9+8) in his last 17 games overall.
- With his assist, Jack Eichel pushed his point streak to a career-best four games (2+4) and now has 12 points (4+8) in his last eight games.
- With his 45th career goal against Buffalo, Jaromir Jagr broke a tie with Daniel Alfredsson for most career goals against the Sabres by any NHL player.
Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma
Sabres forward Ryan O’Reilly
Sabres defenseman Carlo Colaiacovo
Sabres goaltender Linus Ullmark
Panthers head coach Gerard Gallant
Panthers forward Derek MacKenzie
Panthers forward Jonathan Huberdeau
Panthers goaltender Roberto Luongo