- Tonight’s win improved the Sabres’ record to 6-7-2 when trailing after two periods this season. Their .400 winning percentage in these games ranks second in the league and their six wins tie for the league lead.
- Jack Eichel’s goal extended his goal streak to three games (5+1), his longest goal streak since March 3 to 7, 2016.
- Jeff Skinner’s game-winner was his third overtime goal of the season and the fifth of his career. His three overtime goals tie Dylan Larkin for the league lead this season.
- Skinner now has six goals in his last three games against the Kings.
- With their goals tonight, Zemgus Girgensons and Johan Larsson each have a goal and an assist against Los Angeles this season.
- Sam Reinhart, who assisted on Eichel’s goal, extended his career-best point streak to seven games (5+5).
- Rasmus Ristolainen’s assists tonight give him 11 points (1+10) in his last 11 games.
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Sabres head coach Phil Housley
Sabres forward Jeff Skinner
Sabres forward Zemgus Girgensons
Kings head coach Willie Desjardins
Kings defenseman Jake Muzzin
Kings goaltender Calvin Petersen