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Post-Game Report: 2/14 vs. COL

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Avalanche
(27-26-4)
0 1 0 1 35
Sabres
(23-28-6)
3 0 1 4 21

 

Top Notes

  • Today’s game was the seventh of 11 afternoon games for the Sabres this season; the next will be on Sunday, Feb. 21 vs. Pittsburgh.
  • Today’s win was Buffalo’s first against Colorado since Dec. 4, 2005, a 6-4 win in Colorado. Their last home win against the Avalanche was a 3-2 overtime win on March 24, 2003.
  • With his goal, Evander Kane now has seven points (6+1) in his last six home games, including five goals in the last four home games.
    • Kane now has eight goals in his last 13 games overall.
  • Sam Reinhart’s two-point day (1+1) improved him to six points (5+1) in his last six games.
  • With two assists today, Ryan O’Reilly now has nine assists in his last seven games.
  • Marcus Foligno scored an empty net goal for Buffalo and now has five points (4+1) in seven career games against the Avalanche.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma

Sabres forward Jack Eichel

Sabres forward Sam Reinhart

Sabres forward Ryan O’Reilly

Sabres goaltender Robin Lehner

Avalanche head coach Patrick Roy

Avalanche forward Mikhail Grigorenko

Avalanche defenseman Erik Johnson

Post-Game Report: 12/20 vs. COL

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Avalanche
(11-13-8)
2 0 3 5 23
Sabres
(13-18-2)
0 0  1 1 29

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • The Sabres fell to Colorado for the eighth straight time and are now 0-4-4 against the Avalanche since their win on Dec. 4, 2005 in Colorado.
  • With the loss, the Sabres are now 2-6-0 in the first game of back-to-back sets and 3-1-0 when out-shooting their opponent this season.
  • Johan Larsson, who was recalled from Rochester (AHL) before tonight’s game, scored his first NHL goal tonight. Tyler Ennis appeared in his 300th NHL game.
  • With his assist, Chris Stewart now has five points (3+2) in his last five games against the Avalanche. Fellow former Colorado player Andre Benoit recorded the other assist on the Sabres’ lone goal.
  • Defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen led all skaters on both teams with a career-high 27:01 of ice time.

 

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Ted Nolan

Sabres forward Tyler Ennis

Sabres forward Johan Larsson

Sabres forward Brian Gionta

Avalanche head coach Patrick Roy

Avalanche forward Alex Tanguay

Avalanche forward Cody McLeod

Avalanche defenseman Erik Johnson

Avalanche goaltender Calvin Pickard