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Post-Game Report: 1/4 vs. Florida

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Panthers
(21-15-5)
0 0 2 2 34
Sabres
(19-17-7)
1 2 0 3 18

Game Summary

Event Summary

 

Top Notes

  • With wins in all three meetings this season, the Sabres have won three consecutive matchups with the Panthers for the first time since they won three straight from Feb. 10 to Oct. 20, 2011.
  • Sam Reinhart, who recorded two points today (1+1), now has nine points (3+6) in his last seven home games and 14 points (5+9) in his last 15 games overall.
  • In 20 career games against the Panthers, Reinhart has recorded 21 points (10+11), including 20 points (9+11) in the last 16 meetings. It’s his highest point total against any NHL team.
  • With two assists today, Marcus Johansson extended his point streak to four games (1+5). It’s his first four-game point streak since Jan. 19 to Feb. 2, 2019 (2+3).
  • Conor Sheary’s goal today gives him six points (4+2) in his last five home games. He now has a point (1+1) in each of his two games against the Panthers this season.
  • With an assist today, Jack Eichel has posted 11 points (2+9) in his last 11 matchups with the Panthers.
  • Go Bills.

 

Today’s Goaltenders

Today’s Stats
Team Goaltender Decision GA SA
Panthers Bobrovsky
Driedger
L
ND
3
0
7
11
Sabres Ullmark W 2 34
Updated Season Stats
Team Goaltender Record SV% GAA
Panthers Bobrovsky
Driedger
15-12-4
3-1-0
.895
.938
3.33
2.00
Sabres Ullmark 13-11-3 .911 2.83

 

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Ralph Krueger

Sabres forward Sam Reinhart

Sabres forward Marcus Johansson

Sabres forward Conor Sheary

Sabres goaltender Linus Ullmark

Panthers head coach Joel Quenneville

Panthers forward Aleksander Barkov

Panthers defenseman Mike Matheson

Post-Game Report: 10/11 vs. Florida

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Panthers
(1-2-1)
0 0 2 0 0 2 43
Sabres
(4-0-1)
0 1 1 0 1 3 32

Game Summary

Event Summary

 

Top Notes

  • With tonight’s win, the Sabres are 4-0-1 through five games. It’s the first time Buffalo has started a season with points in five straight games since the team went 4-0-1 through its first five games of the 2009-10 season.
  • Buffalo has also begun the season with wins in each of the team’s first three home games for the first time since the 2008-09 season.
  • The Sabres went 4-for-4 on the penalty kill tonight. They have now killed each of their last six penalties.
  • Linus Ullmark, who earned the shootout win tonight, has the sixth-best career shootout save percentage (15-for-18, .833) of any NHL goaltender with at least 15 shots faced in shootouts.
  • With his goal tonight, Johan Larsson now has a point in each of his last two games against the Panthers.
  • Zemgus Girgensons notched two assists tonight to record the 19th two-point game of his career. He now has three assists in his last two games against Florida.
  • With primary assists on both of the team’s goals tonight, Kyle Okposo registered his first two-assist game since Nov. 19 at Pittsburgh.

 

Tonight’s Goaltenders

Tonight’s Stats
Team Goaltender Decision SV% GAA
Panthers Bobrovsky OTL .938 1.90
Sabres Ullmark W .953 1.85
Updated Season Stats
Team Goaltender Record SV% GAA
Panthers Bobrovsky 1-2-1 .882 3.87
Sabres Ullmark 1-0-1 .931 2.86

 

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Ralph Krueger

Sabres forward Johan Larsson

Sabres forward Kyle Okposo

Sabres forward Zemgus Girgensons

Sabres forward Casey Mittelstadt

Sabres goaltender Linus Ullmark

Panthers head coach Joel Quenneville

Panthers forward Mike Hoffman

Panthers goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky

Post-Game Report: 3/17 vs. Chicago

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Blackhawks
(30-34-8)
0 2 1 3 37
Sabres
(23-36-12)
1 1 3 5 32

Game Summary

Event Summary

 

Top Notes

  • Today’s win was the Sabres’ first against the Blackhawks since Dec. 11, 2009, snapping a 0-9-3 slide against Chicago.
  • Nicholas Baptiste (two goals) earned his first career game-winning goal and his first career multi-goal performance.
  • With his 145th career point today (assist), Rasmus Ristolainen tied Dmitri Kalinin for 14th-most by a Sabres defenseman. He’s now six shy of tying Tyler Myers for 13th.
    • Ristolainen now has six assists in his last seven games against the Blackhawks.
  • With his goal today, Ryan O’Reilly has now reached the 20-goal mark in each of his three seasons with the Sabres.
    • The goal, his 12th power-play tally of the season, moved him into a tie for ninth in the league in power-play goals.
  • Sam Reinhart’s fourth three-point performance (1+2) of the season gives him 29 points (12+17) in his last 27 games.
  • Jack Eichel, who earned an assist on Ryan O’Reilly’s goal in his first game back from a high-ankle sprain that sidelined him for 15 games, now has 35 points (15+20) in his last 31 games played.

 

Today’s Goaltenders

Today’s Stats
Team Goaltender Decision SV% GAA
Blackhawks
Berube L .871 4.10
Sabres Johnson W .919 3.01

 

Updated Season Stats
Team Goaltender Record SV% GAA
Blackhawks
Berube 2-4-0 .900 3.55
Sabres Johnson 8-11-3 .897 3.27

 

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Phil Housley

Sabres forward Jack Eichel

Sabres forward Ryan O’Reilly

Sabres forward Nicholas Baptiste

Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville

Blackhawks forward Jonathan Toews

Blackhawks forward Jordan Oesterle

Post-Game Report: 2/19 vs. CHI

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Blackhawks
(36-18-5)
1 2 2 5 37
Sabres
(26-24-10)
1 0 0 1 26

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • Tonight’s loss dropped the Sabres to 12-7-2 against the Western Conference and 4-6-1 in the second game of a back-to-back set this season.
  • With his goal, Evander Kane has 15 points (9+6) in his last 14 games.
    • The goal tied Kane for fifth in the NHL with 20 even-strength goals this season.
  •  Jack Eichel’s assist gives him 18 points (5+13) in his last 18 games and 19 points (7+12) in 20 home games this season.
    • Eichel leads all NHL players with 11 assists in February.
  • Rasmus Ristolainen’s assist gives him points in seven straight home games (1+6).

Tonight’s Goaltenders

Tonight’s Stats
Team Goaltender Decision SV% GAA
Blackhawks
Darling W .960 1.01
Sabres Lehner L .865 5.00

 

Updated Season Stats
Team Goaltender Record SV% GAA
Blackhawks Darling 24-13-7 .928 2.19
Sabres Lehner 17-17-6 .925 2.54

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma

Sabres forward Evander Kane

Sabres forward Jack Eichel

Sabres goaltender Robin Lehner

Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville

Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane

Blackhawks forward Ryan Hartman

Blackhawks goaltender Scott Darling

Post-Game Report: 12/19 vs. CHI

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Blackhawks
(19-11-4)
1 0 1 0 1 3 28
Sabres
(14-16-4)
0 1 1 0 0 2 27

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • With the loss, the Sabres have now lost their last five home games against the Blackhawks and their last nine total games against the Blackhawks.
  • Jamie McGinn appeared in his 400th NHL game tonight.
  • With a goal tonight, Ryan O’Reilly has 13 points (5+8) in his last 13 games.
    • O’Reilly has 16 points (6+10) in his last 16 games against the Blackhawks, including nine (5+4) in his last nine.
  • Rasmus Ristolainen’s penalty tonight snapped a career-best 43-game penalty-free  stretch. Ristolainen entered the game as the only NHL player averaging at least 20 minutes with zero penalty minutes.
  • In his 13 games since the beginning of November, Chad Johnson is 6-3-2 with a .942 save percentage and a 1.71 goals-against average.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Dan Byslma

Sabres forward Tyler Ennis

Sabres forward Ryan O’Reilly

Sabres forward Sam Reinhart

Sabres defenseman Cody Franson

Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville

Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane

Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford