- With his 34th goal of the season, Jeff Skinner has broken a three-way tie for second-most goals in the NHL this season, trailing only Alex Ovechkin (38).
- Skinner now has six points (3+3) in six games during the Sabres’ current homestand.
- Jason Pominville scored his 24th game-winning goal as a member of the Sabres, tying Tim Connolly for 16th-most in franchise history. He now trails Phil Housley and Jim Lorentz by one for 14th-most.
- Jack Eichel recorded two assists tonight. He now has eight points (2+6) during his current six-game point streak and 12 points (3+9) in his last 10 contests.
- Eichel now has 21 multi-point games this season, the highest total by a Sabre since Thomas Vanek (21) in 2010-11.
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Sabres head coach Phil Housley
Sabres forward Jason Pominville
Sabres forward Kyle Okposo
Sabres forward Jack Eichel
Sabres goaltender Linus Ullmark
Islanders head coach Barry Trotz
Islanders forward Anders Lee
Islanders forward Matt Martin
Islanders defenseman Ryan Pulock