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Post-Game Report: 12/15 vs. NJD

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Devils
(16-11-4)
0 1 1 2 21
Sabres
(13-16-3)
0 0 0 0 25

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • With Cal O’Reilly made his Sabres debut tonight, he and Ryan O’Reilly became the first siblings to play together for the Sabres since Bob and J.F. Sauve, who played together from 1980-81 to 1982-83.
    • The Sabres have had three other pairs of siblings who both played for the team, but never in the same season: Randy and Mike Moller, James and Steve Patrick, Darryl and Darrin Shannon
  • The loss was the Sabres’ second shutout loss this season. (Last: Nov. 21 at Dallas)
  • With the loss, the Sabres are now winless (0-4-1) in their last five games against the Devils.
  • The Sabres are now 2-3-0 in the second game of back-to-back sets this season.
  • Ryan O’Reilly went 17-for-22 (77.3%) on faceoffs tonight, his best win percentage since Oct. 10 vs. Tampa Bay (78.6%). O’Reilly is now 59.4% on the season.
  • Rasmus Ristolainen logged 27:59 of ice time tonight, the fifth-highest total of his career and second-highest in games that ended in regulation (highest: March 14, 2014 vs. NY Rangers, 28:36).

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma

Sabres forward Brian Gionta

Sabres forward Sam Reinhart

Sabres goaltender Linus Ullmark

Devils head coach John Hynes

Devils forward Lee Stempniak

Devils forward Jiri Tlusty

Devils goaltender Cory Schneider

Post-Game Report: 2/25 vs. CAR

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Hurricanes
(26-23-9)
0 1 1  – 2  38
Sabres
(16-34-8)
0 1 2  –  – 3  18

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • The Sabres earned their first win at First Niagara Center since Jan. 4 (2-1 W vs. NJD).
  • With two assists tonight, Ryan Miller became the first NHL goaltender to record two assists in a game since Cory Schneider (12/11/10 vs. TBL). He is the first Sabres goaltender to accomplish this feat since Daren Puppa (1/14/91 at TOR). –via Elias Sports Bureau
  • The assists were the eighth and ninth of Miller’s career. His last came on March 20, 2011 vs. NSH.
  • Miller improved to 13-9-4 in his career against the Hurricanes, with a .914 save percentage and a 2.67 goals against average.
  • After picking up two assists tonight, Drew Stafford now has 11 points (6+5) in his last eight games.
  • Christian Ehrhoff scored twice, including the game-winner, and now has seven points (3+4) in his last seven games.
  • With his assist tonight, Tyler Ennis stretched his point streak to three games. Ennis now has seven points (2+5) in his last seven games.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres interim head coach Ted Nolan

Sabres forward Tyler Ennis

Sabres defenseman Christian Ehrhoff

Sabres goaltender Ryan Miller

Hurricanes head coach Kirk Muller

Hurricanes forward Eric Staal

Hurricanes forward Jiri Tlusty