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Post-Game Report: 10/13 vs. MTL

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
1 1 2 4 24
0 0 1 1 31

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • With the loss, the Sabres fell to 24-18-4 all-time in season-openers, including a 3-1-2 in season-openers against the Canadiens.
    • Buffalo is 17-9-4 all-time when opening the season at home.
  • The road team has now won 12 of the last 17 matchups between Buffalo and Montreal.
  • With his goal tonight, Matt Moulson now has a point in each of his last three games (2+1) dating back to last season and four goals in his last seven regular-season contests.
  • Injury update: Evander Kane has been taken to the hospital for further evaluation and precautionary measures.

Tonight’s Goaltenders

Tonight’s Stats
Team Goaltender Decision SV% GAA
Montreal Montoya W .968 1.00
Buffalo Lehner L .833 4.14


Updated Season Stats
Team Goaltender Record SV% GAA
Montreal Montoya 1-0-0 .968 1.00
Buffalo Lehner 0-1-0 .833 4.14

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma

Sabres forward Matt Moulson

Sabres defenseman Zach Bogosian

Sabres goaltender Robin Lehner

Canadiens head coach Michel Therrien

Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty

Canadiens forward Brendan Gallagher

Canadiens forward Artturi Lehkonen

Canadiens defenseman Shea Weber

Canadiens goaltender Al Montoya

Post-Game Report: 12/13 vs. FLA

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
0 2 1 0 3 28
2 0  1 1 4 32

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • With tonight’s win, the Sabres have won nine games in a 12-game span (9-3-0) for the first time since Feb. 19 to March 12, 2012 (9-2-1).
  • The Sabres’ five-game winning streak at home is the team’s longest since they won five straight from Dec. 17, 2013 to Jan. 4, 2014.
  • With Buffalo’s overtime win, the Sabres and Panthers have now had 11 of their last 13 matchups decided by a single goal.
  • Tonight’s game was the sixth overtime game in the last 12 meetings between the Sabres and Panthers.
  • Nikita Zadorov’s overtime winner was his first career game-winning goal, giving the defenseman his first career multi-point game (1+1).
  • With his goal, Marcus Foligno has scored in consecutive games for the first time since Dec. 17 and 19, 2013.
  • Drew Stafford logged an assist tonight and now has a point in all four games (1+3) since returning from a lower-body injury. It is his first four-game point streak since March 9 to 15, 2014 (3+1) and the longest Sabres point streak of the season.
  • With his assist on the Sabres’ third goal, Andre Benoit recorded his first point as a member of the Sabres.
  • Tyler Myers led all players in tonight’s game with 29:35 of ice time. He has averaged 26:42 in his last 10 games, the highest 10-game average of his career.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Ted Nolan

Sabres forward Tyler Ennis

Sabres forward Cody Hodgson

Sabres defenseman Nikita Zadorov

Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers

Panthers head coach Gerard Gallant

Panthers forward Jimmy Hayes

Panthers forward Sean Bergenheim

Panthers goaltender Al Montoya