Postgame Report: 4/3 vs. NY Rangers

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Rangers
(17-15-5)
1 1 0 0 0 2 30
Sabres
(8-23-6)
1 0 1 0 1 3 29

Game Summary
Event Summary

Top Notes

  • Linus Ullmark was a perfect 3-for-3 in the shootout to secure the Sabres’ win. Ullmark’s .868 career save percentage ranks first in the NHL all-time among goalies who have appeared in at least 10 shootouts.
    • Ullmark is 12-for-13 (.923) in the shootout this season.
  • Casey Mittelstadt’s first-period goal extended his point streak to three games (2+1).
    • The streak is his longest since he also had points in three straight from Oct. 17 to Oct. 22, 2019, totaling five points (3+2) during that span.
    • Mittelstadt also won a career-high 10 faceoffs tonight, going 10-for-19 at the faceoff dot.
  • With the primary assist on Victor Olofsson’s goal, Kyle Okposo now has seven points (2+5) in his last seven games played.
  • Sam Reinhart has recorded seven points (3+4) in his last seven home games against the Rangers and has totaled six points (2+4) in six games against New York this season.
  • Tage Thompson’s deciding goal in the shootout was the second shootout goal of his career (Nov. 24, 2018) and first game-winner.
  • With his assist on Mittelstadt’s goal, Taylor Hall now has 14 points (5+9) in 14 career home games against the Rangers.

Tonight’s Goaltenders

Tonight’s Stats
Team Goaltender Decision GA SA
Rangers Shesterkin SOL 2 29
Sabres Ullmark W 2 30
Updated Season Stats
Team Goaltender Record SV% GAA
Rangers Shesterkin 9-8-2 .925 2.27
Sabres Ullmark 7-5-3 .921 2.44

 

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