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Post-Game Report: 11/7 vs. VAN

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
0 1 1 2 37
0 2 1 3 22

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • With the game-winning goal, Rasmus Ristolainen posted his first career two-goal game and fifth career multi-point game.
    • According to the Elias Sports Bureau, Ristolainen’s game-winner at 19:43 of the third period was the Sabres’ latest regulation game-winning goal since Mike Grier scored at 19:55 of the third period on March 11, 2006 at Philadelphia.
  • Jack Eichel had two assists tonight, giving him his first career multi-point game. He now has five points (3+2) in his last four home games.
  • With his goal, Jamie McGinn now has goals in three straight games against the Canucks and a point in four straight against Vancouver.
  • Jake McCabe led all Sabres with a career-high 23:47 of ice time tonight.
  • With the start tonight, Linus Ullmark became the first goaltender to make four straight team starts in his first NHL season since Ryan Miller started five in a row from Dec. 31, 2002 to Jan. 10, 2003.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma

Sabres forward Jamie McGinn

Sabres defenseman Zach Bogosian

Sabres defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen

Sabres goaltender Linus Ullmark

Canucks head coach Willie Desjardins

Canucks forward Chris Higgins

Canucks forward Daniel Sedin

Canucks goaltender Ryan Miller


Post-Game Report: 10/17 vs. VAN

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Total SOG
Canucks (5-3-0) 1 1 1 3 34
Sabres (1-7-1) 0 0 0 0 25

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • The Sabres lost at home to the Canucks for the first time since Feb. 7, 2003. Buffalo had won the previous three contests.
  • With three successful penalty kills tonight, the Sabres rank fifth in the NHL at 86.2 percent on the season (87.5 percent at home).
  • Steve Ott is now tied for second in the NHL with 31 hits.

Player Audio

Thomas Vanek

Cody Hodgson

Chris Higgins

Roberto Luongo

Ryan Stanton