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Post-Game Report: 3/4 vs. Edmonton

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Oilers
(29-30-7)
1 3 0 4 27
Sabres
(30-28-8)
3 0 0 3 38

Game Summary

Event Summary

 

Top Notes

  • With two goals tonight, Jack Eichel now has 13 points (5+8) in his last 10 home games and nine points (5+4) in seven career games against Edmonton.
  • Eichel’s second goal was his 25th of the season, matching his previous career high.
  • With an assist on Eichel’s first goal, Rasmus Ristolainen now has 14 points (2+12) in 11 career games against the Oilers, including points each of his last six (1+11). It’s his best per-game output against any NHL team.
  • With his goal tonight, Casey Mittelstadt now has a goal in both of the team’s games against the Oilers this season.
  • Zach¬† Bogosian missed tonight’s game and is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

 

Tonight’s Goaltenders

Tonight’s Stats
Team Goaltender Decision SV% GAA
Oilers
Koskinen W .921 3.00
Sabres Ullmark
Hutton
L
ND
.800
1.000
6.00
0.00

 

Updated Season Stats
Team Goaltender Record SV% GAA
Oilers Koskinen 19-15-4 .911 2.77
Sabres Ullmark
Hutton
14-10-4
16-18-4
.907
.911
3.13
2.82

 

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Phil Housley

Sabres forward Jack Eichel

Sabres forward Casey Mittelstadt

Sabres forward Jason Pominville

Oilers head coach Ken Hitchcock

Oilers forward Leon Draisaitl

Oilers forward Kyle Brodziak

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: 11/23 vs. STL

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Blues
(14-6-2)
0 0 2 2 26
Sabres
(8-11-2)
0 1 0 1 25

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • With the loss, the Sabres have now lost each of their last eight games against the Blues, including the last three meetings at First Niagara Center.
  • David Legwand scored his first goal as a member of the Sabres. Legwand leads all Sabres with 36 points (13+23) in 78 games against St. Louis.
  • Jake McCabe led all Sabres with an ice time of 21:51, the second highest TOI of his career.
  • Zach Bogosian logged 21:43 of ice time and is now averaging 22:10 in his three games since returning from a lower-body injury that sidelined him for the first 18 games of the season.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma

Sabres forward Ryan O’Reilly

Sabres forward David Legwand

Sabres defenseman Josh Gorges

Blues head coach Ken Hitchcock

Blues forward Robby Fabbri

Blues forward Troy Brouwer

Blues goaltender Jake Allen

Post-Game Report: 2/5 vs. STL

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Blues
(34-13-4)
0 1 2 3 30
Sabres
(15-34-3)
0 0 0 0 23

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • With the Blues’ first goal, the Sabres failed to score the game’s first goal for the first time since Jan. 15, breaking a six-game streak.
  • The Sabres took just one penalty in tonight’s game, tying the season record for fewest penalty minutes in a game (last: Jan. 2 vs. FLA).
  • With 27 saves tonight, Jhonas Enroth now has a .937 save percentage and 2.00 goals-against average in his last two games.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Ted Nolan

Sabres forward Chris Stewart

Sabres forward Tyler Ennis

Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers

Blues head coach Ken Hitchcock

Blues forward David Backes

Blues goaltender Jake Allen