- Today’s game was the eighth of 11 afternoon games for the Sabres this season; the next will be on Saturday, March 5 vs. Minnesota.
- The Sabres went 4-for-4 on the penalty kill tonight, improving to 57-for-62 (91.9) in their last 21 games, dating back to Jan. 5 vs. FLA. The team has killed each of its 18 penalties in the last four games.
- Zach Bogosian scored his first power-play goal since Dec. 31, 2011.
- Mark Pysyk’s assist on the goal was his first power-play point since an assist on Nov. 15, 2013.
- Bogosian (2+1) recorded his 24th career multi-point game (last: Jan. 16 vs. WSH) and fourth career three-point game (last: March 30, 2012 at CAR), and Brian Gionta (1+1) recorded his 113th (last: Jan. 12 at MIN).
- Pysyk now has four assists in five career games against the Penguins.
Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma
Sabres forward Brian Gionta
Sabres defenseman Zach Bogosian
Sabres goaltender Robin Lehner
Penguins head coach Mike Sullivan
Penguins forward Sidney Crosby
Penguins forward Scott Wilson
Penguins defenseman Kris Letang
Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fluery