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Post-Game Report: 10/21 vs. TOR

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Maple Leafs
(1-3-2)
1 0 0 0 0 1 24
Sabres
(2-4-0)
0 0  1 0 1 2 35

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • With tonight’s win, the Sabres extended their home winning streak against the Maple Leafs to six games and improved to 16-1-1 in their last 18 home games against Toronto.
    • The home team has now won 20 of the last 22 games between these teams, including each of the last 12.
    • The Maple Leafs last won in Buffalo on Jan. 29, 2013 (4-3 OT).
  • Eight of the last 15 games between these teams have gone to overtime. Each team has won four of those games.
  • The Sabres improved to 66-51 all-time in the shootout with their first shootout win of the season.
  • Evander Kane scored his first goal as a member of the Sabres to send the game to overtime.
    • With 22:05 of ice time, Kane topped 22 minutes for the first time since Dec. 5, 2014 vs. Colorado as a member of the Winnipeg Jets.
  • Tyler Ennis led all Sabres with 24:36 of ice time, the second highest total of his career and highest since logging his personal high (25:13) on Jan. 18, 2014.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma

Sabres forward Zemgus Girgensons

Sabres forward Evander Kane

Sabres forward Jack Eichel

Sabres goalie Chad Johnson

Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock

Maple Leafs forward P.A. Parenteau

Maple Leafs defenseman Morgan Reilly

Maple Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf

Maple Leafs defenseman Matt Hunwick

Maple Leafs goalie Jonathan Bernier

Post-Game Report: 9/29 vs. TOR

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Maple Leafs
(3-3-0)
0 0  0  – 0 26
Sabres
(4-1-0)
1 2 1  – 4 32

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • As of the end of tonight’s game, the Sabres led the league with 21 goals through five preseason games, including a league-best nine special-teams goals (four power play, five shorthanded).
  • With Jack Eichel’s second shorthanded goal of the preseason, the Sabres have now scored a shorthanded goal in each of the team’s five preseason games.
    • According to the Elias Sports Bureau, the team’s regular-season record for most consecutive games with a shorthanded goal is four (2x, 2/26/94-3/6/94 & 3/28/95-4/4/95).
  • Evan Rodrigues led the Sabres with two goals tonight, getting the first two NHL preseason points of his career.
  • In his return from an injury that kept him out of the first four preseason games, Rasmus Ristolainen led both teams with 23:32  of ice time. Cody Franson (21:49) ranked second among Sabres skaters and logged a game-high plus-3 rating against his former team.
  • Tonight’s Attendance: 17,357

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma

Sabres forward Evan Rodrigues

Sabres forward Jack Eichel

Sabres goaltender Robin Lehner

Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock

Maple Leafs forward William Nylander

Maple Leafs forward Joffrey Lupul

Maple Leafs goaltender Jonathan Bernier

Maple Leafs goaltender James Reimer

Post-Game Report: 4/1 vs. TOR

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Maple Leafs
(29-43-6)
1 2 0 3 27
Sabres
(22-47-8)
1 1 2 4 31

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • With the win, the Sabres improved to 15-1-1 in their last 17 home games against the Maple Leafs. The Leafs haven’t won in Buffalo since Jan. 29, 2013. The home team has now won the last 11 games in this series.
  • Matt Ellis scored his first goal of the season and added an assist, marking his fourth career multi-point game (last: March 31, 2010 vs. FLA).
  • With two assists tonight, Brian Gionta now has 11 points (4+7) in his last nine games. It is his most prolific nine-game stretch since Dec. 2008.
  • Matt Moulson’s goal gives him 18 points (11+7) in his last 13 games against Toronto, dating back to the beginning of the 2011-12 season. He has 24 points (16+8) in 24 career games against the Maple Leafs.
  • Zac Dalpe scored his first goal as a member of the Sabres and is now on a career-best three-game point streak (1+2).

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Ted Nolan

Sabres forward Cody Hodgson

Sabres forward Matt Ellis

Sabres forward Zac Dalpe

Maple Leafs head coach Peter Horacheck

Maple Leafs forward Nazem Kadri

Maple Leafs forward James van Riemsdyk

Maple Leafs forward Casey Bailey

Maple Leafs goaltender Jonathan Bernier

Post-Game Report: 11/15 vs. TOR

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Total SOG
Maple Leafs (11-7-1) 0 1 0 2 33
Sabres (5-15-1) 0 2 1 3 27

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • Ryan Miller earned his career-best 30th win against the Maple Leafs tonight, improving to 30-15-1 all-time against Toronto, with a 2.45  goals against average and a .922 save percentage.
  • With the win, the Sabres have improved to 12-1-1 in their last 14 home games against the Maple Leafs.
  • The Sabres are now 10-1-2 all-time in the home portion of a BUF/TOR home-and-home series. Buffalo has not lost the home portion of a home-and-home series with Toronto since the first such series (a 4-2 loss on Dec. 20, 1970).
  • Brian Flynn has now played 47 games without taking a penalty, the longest active streak to start a career in the NHL. The last player to reach this mark was Mason Raymond, who did not take a penalty until his 48th career game in 2007-08.
  • Interim head coach Ted Nolan also won his first game behind the bench for the Sabres in his NHL head coaching debut on Oct. 7, 1995, a 3-1 win at Ottawa.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres interim head coach Ted Nolan

Sabres forward Marcus Foligno

Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers

Sabres goaltender Ryan Miller

Maple Leafs head coach Randy Carlyle

Maple Leafs forward James Van Riemsdyk

Maple Leafs goaltender Jonathan Bernier

Maple Leafs forward Trevor Smith

Maple Leafs forward David Clarkson