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Post-Game Report: 10/25 vs. Montreal

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Canadiens
(5-2-2)
1 1 1 3 22
Sabres
(6-4-0)
1 1 2 4 42

Game Summary

Event Summary

 

Top Notes

  • The Sabres erased three separate deficits to win tonight. It was the first time Buffalo has accomplished this feat since Jan. 24, 2017, in a 5-4 win at Nashville.
  • The Sabres have had each of their last 23 games settled in regulation, dating back to March 15 vs. Toronto. It’s the team’s longest stretch of games that were not tied after 60 minutes since they played 30 in a row from Nov. 10, 1979 to Jan. 16, 1980.
  • Jason Pominville scored two goals tonight, recording his 27th career multi-goal game and his first since Oct. 12, 2017 at San Jose.
  • Pominville’s second goal was his 497th point as a member of the Sabres, tying Thomas Vanek to rank 10th in franchise history.
    • The goal also tied Pominville with Dale Hawerchuk for 14th on the team’s all-time leader board in power-play goals (48).
  • Jake McCabe notched two assists tonight and now has five points (1+4) in his last five games, marking the best five-game stretch of his career.
  • With three assists, Jeff Skinner extended his point streak to five games (4+4).

 

Tonight’s Goaltenders

Tonight’s Stats
Team Goaltender Decision SV% GAA
Canadiens Niemi L .905 4.06
Sabres Hutton W .864 3.00

 

Updated Season Stats
Team Goaltender Record SV% GAA
Canadiens Niemi 2-1-0 .898 3.26
Sabres Hutton 4-4-0 .905 3.07

 

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Phil Housley

Sabres forward Jason Pominville

Sabres forward Kyle Okposo

Sabres defenseman Jake McCabe

Canadiens head coach Claude Julien

Canadiens forward Max Domi

Canadiens defenseman Jordie Benn

Canadiens goaltender Antti Niemi

Post-Game Report: 3/23 vs. Montreal

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Canadiens
(27-36-11)
0 1 2 3 24
Sabres
(23-39-12)
0 0 0 0 35

Game Summary

Event Summary

 

Tonight’s Goaltenders

Tonight’s Stats
Team Goaltender Decision SV% GAA
Canadiens Niemi W 1.000 0.00
Sabres Ullmark L .955 1.02

 

Updated Season Stats
Team Goaltender Record SV% GAA
Canadiens Niemi 6-8-4 .916 3.02
Sabres Ullmark 1-2-0 .938 2.01

 

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Phil Housley

Sabres forward Ryan O’Reilly

Sabres forward Jason Pominville

Sabres goaltender Linus Ullmark

Canadiens head coach Claude Julien

Canadiens forward Artturi Lehkonen

Canadiens defenseman Karl Alzner

Canadiens goaltender Antti Niemi

Post-Game Report: 11/17 vs. DAL

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Stars
(15-4-0)
1 0 2 3 29
Sabres
(8-9-1)
0 0 1 1 25

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • With the loss, the Sabres fell to 9-3-1 (one tie) in their last 13 home games against the Stars.
  • Buffalo went 1-for-3 on the power play tonight, improving to 14-for-58 (24.1%) on the season. The Sabres last finished a season above 20 percent on the power play in 2008-09 (20.3%).
  • Ryan O’Reilly scored his sixth goal of the season, each of which has come at First Niagara Center.
  • O’Reilly now has at least a point in each of his last four games against Dallas, totaling five points (2+3).
  • With his assist, Tyler Ennis now has points in each of his last five games against the Stars, totaling seven points (3+4) in those games.
  • Scoring Change: Dallas’s second goal has been awarded to Jason Spezza, with assists to Alex Goligoski and Mattias Janmark.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma

Sabres forward Ryan O’Reilly

Sabres forward Tyler Ennis

Sabres forward Sam Reinhart

Stars head coach Lindy Ruff

Stars forward Jamie Benn

Stars defenseman Alex Goligoski

Stars goaltender Antti Niemi

Post-Game Report: 2/28 vs. SJS

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Sharks
(38-17-6)
0 1 1 2 38
Sabres
(18-34-8)
1 0 3 4 20

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • With the win, the Sabres have won three straight games for the first time this season.
  • Before the game, the Sabres acquired Jaroslav Halak, Chris Stewart, William Carrier and draft picks from St. Louis in exchange for Ryan Miller and Steve Ott.
  • Miller leaves the Sabres as the team’s all-time leader in games played (540) and wins (284).
  • Jhonas Enroth, who made 36 saves in the win, has won consecutive starts for the first time since April 13 and 14, 2013.
  • With his goal tonight, Bryan Flynn has now scored in consecutive games for the second time in his career. The last time was March 7 and 10, 2013.
  • Matt Moulson, who was an alternate captain tonight, scored a goal, extending his point streak to three games since he was activated from IR. Moulson now has points in his last five games played.
  • With his assist tonight, Christian Ehrhoff has recorded nine points (3+6) in his last nine games, including points in each of his last four.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres interim head coach Ted Nolan

Sabres forward Matt Moulson

Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers

Sabres goaltender Jhonas Enroth

Sharks forward Joe Thornton

Sharks forward Joe Pavelski

Sharks goaltender Antti Niemi