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Post-Game Report: 1/20 vs. Dallas

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
 Stars
(27-17-4)
2 4 1 7 32
Sabres
(11-26-9)
0 1 0 1 27

Game Summary

Event Summary

 

Top Notes

  • Sam Reinhart’s goal gives him three points (1+2) in his last two games.
  • Jack Eichel notched the primary assist on Reinhart’s goal, giving him 20 points (10+10) in his last 14 games.
    • Eichel now has 12 points (8+4) in his last seven home games and leads the Sabres with 20 points (11+9) in 21 total home games this season.
  • Rasmus Ristolainen, who recorded the other assist on the Reinhart goal, now has nine points (3+6) in his last nine games.

 

Today’s Goaltenders

Today’s Stats
Team Goaltender Decision SV% GAA
Stars
Lehtonen W .963 1.00
Sabres Lehner
Johnson
L
ND
.789
.769
8.14
5.91

 

Updated Season Stats
Team Goaltender Record SV% GAA
Stars Lehtonen 7-5-1 .901 2.54
Sabres Lehner
Johnson
9-18-6
1-8-3
.906
.878
2.42
3.84

 

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Phil Housley

Sabres forward Jason Pominville

Sabres forward Sam Reinhart

Sabres defenseman Josh Gorges

Stars head coach Ken Hitchcock

Stars forward Jamie Benn

Stars forward Mattias Janmark

Stars defenseman John Klingberg

Post-Game Report: 1/16 vs. DAL

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Stars
(18-19-8)
1 0 0 1 32
Sabres
(17-17-9)
2 1 1 4 29

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • The Sabres improved to 8-3-2 against the Western Conference this season, including points in each of their last six games (5-0-1) and wins in each of their last five home games against the West.
  • Tyler Ennis scored just 19 seconds into his return to the lineup after missing 30 games with a groin injury.
    • Ennis now has eight points (4+4) in his last seven games against the Stars.
  • Jake McCabe logged his first goal since March 29, 2016 at Pittsburgh. It was his first career power-play goal and his first career game-winning goal.
  • Jack Eichel’s power-play goal came on his eighth shot of the game, tying a career high. Eichel finished the game with 10 shots, setting the team’s single-game high for the season.
    • Eichel also set a career high with 13 faceoff wins, going 13-for-19 (68.4%).
    • Eichel also scored two goals tonight. The Sabres have improved to 18-7-2 (.704) in Eichel’s career when he scores a goal and 13-3-1 (.794) when he tallies two or more points in a game.
  • Sam Reinhart earned his 19th assist of the season on Eichel’s goal, matching his total from the entire 2015-16 season.

Today’s Goaltenders

Today’s Stats
Team Goaltender Decision SV% GAA
Stars Lehtonen L .969 1.00
Sabres Lehner W .893 3.16

 

Updated Season Stats
Team Goaltender Record SV% GAA
Stars Lehtonen 9-12-4 .898 2.88
Sabres Lehner 10-12-5 .922 2.48

Post-Game Audio

Stars head coach Lindy Ruff

Stars forward Patrick Sharp

Stars forward Jamie Benn

Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma

Sabres forward Jack Eichel

Sabres forward Tyler Ennis

Sabres defenseman Jake McCabe

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