- Cal O’Reilly’s goal was his first as a member of the Sabres and his first in the NHL since Dec. 21, 2011, when he was a member of the Phoenix Coyotes.
- With 39 saves tonight, Robin Lehner is 2-3-2 in his last seven games with a .953 save percentage and a 1.55 goals-against average, making it the best seven-game stretch of his career by both metrics.
- Lehner’s .933 save percentage through 16 games played is the second-best in the league among goalies with at least five games played, trailing only Carey Price (12 GP, .934).
- After going 3-for-3 tonight, the Sabres are 64-for-70 (91.4%) on the penalty kill in their last 25 games, including a 25-for-26 mark (96.2%) in their last eight games.
Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma
Sabres forward Jack Eichel
Sabres forward Cal O’Reilly
Sabres forward Brian Gionta
Sabres forward Sam Reinhart
Sabres defenseman Zach Bogosian
Oilers head coach Todd McLellan
Oilers forward Connor McDavid
Oilers forward Jordan Eberle
Oilers defenseman Brandon Davidson