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Post-Game Report: 10/6 vs. NY Rangers

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Rangers
(0-2-0)
0 0 1 1 44
Sabres
(1-1-0)
1 1 1 3 29

Game Summary

Event Summary

 

Top Notes

  • Carter Hutton is now 4-0-0 in five career appearances against New York, with a .960 save percentage and a 1.35 goals-against average.
  • Jack Eichel skated a career-high 25:45 tonight, topping his previous high of 24:23 on Feb. 18, 2017 vs. St. Louis.
  • With his fifth and sixth career power-play goals, Conor Sheary recorded his eighth career multi-goal game. His teams are now 8-0-0 in those games.
    • It was his also his 20th multi-point game. His teams are 18-1-1 in those games.
  • Sheary’s six goals in 12 games against the Rangers are his highest total against any NHL opponent.
  • Jack Eichel (4+7 in 10 games) and Sam Reinhart (3+6 in nine games) maintained their career point-per-game paces against the Rangers.

 

Tonight’s Goaltenders

Tonight’s Stats
Team Goaltender Decision SV% GAA
Rangers Lundqvist L .929 2.08
Sabres Hutton W .977 1.01

 

Updated Season Stats
Team Goaltender Record SV% GAA
Rangers Lundqvist 0-2-0 .933 2.06
Sabres Hutton 1-1-0 .942 2.09

 

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Phil Housley

Sabres forward Jack Eichel

Sabres forward Conor Sheary

Sabres goaltender Carter Hutton

Rangers head coach David Quinn

Rangers forward Mika Zibanejad

Rangers defenseman Marc Staal

Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist

Post-Game Report: 12/1 vs. NYR

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Rangers
(16-8-1)
1 2 0 3 25
Sabres
(9-9-5)
1 1 2 4 34

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • Tonight’s win improves the Sabres to 4-1-1 in their last six games and 3-0-1 in their last four home games.
  • With two goals tonight, Jack Eichel has points in a career-best seven straight games played dating back to last season (4+6).
    • Eichel now has 12 points (7+5) in his last nine home games and four points (3+1) in two games this season.
    • The Sabres improved to 26-14-4 (.636) when Eichel records a point and 10-3-1 (.750) when he tallies at least two.
  • With his goal, Johan Larsson now has a point in each of his last three games against the Rangers (2+1).
  • Brian Gionta, who had a goal and an assist tonight, now has 14 points (7+7) in his last 15 games against the Rangers.
  • Marcus Foligno recorded an assist on Gionta’s goal, marking the 100th point of his NHL career.
  • With his assist tonight, Rasmus Ristolainen has taken the league lead with 10 power-play assists on the season.
  • Kyle Okposo’s assist gives him 14 points (4+10) in his last 12 games against the Rangers, including points in each of the last five (2+6).

Tonight’s Goaltenders

Tonight’s Stats
Team Goaltender Decision SV% GAA
Rangers
Lundqvist L .882 4.06
Sabres Nilsson W .880 3.00

 

Updated Season Stats
Team Goaltender Record SV% GAA
Rangers Lundqvist 11-7-1 .914 2.49
Sabres Nilsson 4-2-2 .934 2.30

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma

Sabres forward Jack Eichel

Sabres forward Brian Gionta

Sabres goaltender Anders Nilsson

Rangers head coach Alain Vigneault

Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh

Rangers defenseman Marc Staal

Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist

Post-Game Report: 3/14 vs. NYR

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Rangers
(43-17-7)
0 0 2 2  33
Sabres
(19-43-6)
0 0 0 0  20

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • Anders Lindback appeared in his 100th NHL game tonight.
  • Lindback stopped 31 of 32 Rangers shots tonight, logging a season-best .969 save percentage. Since joining the Sabres on Feb. 11, Lindback has recorded a .925 save percentage and a 2.68 goals-against average.
  • Rasmus Ristolainen led all skaters with a career-high ice time of 28:36. His previous high was 27:53 on Dec. 23, 2014 at DET.
  • With the victory, the Rangers have earned their first-ever four-game winning streak in Buffalo. The Sabres have lost seven straight games to the Rangers for the first time since March 23, 1971 to March 2, 1972.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Ted Nolan

Sabres forward Tyler Ennis

Sabres forward Brian Gionta

Sabres goaltender Anders Lindback

Rangers head coach Alain Vigneault

Rangers forward Keith Yandle

Rangers defenseman Marc Staal

Rangers goaltender Mackenzie Skapski

Post-Game Report: 2/20 vs. NYR

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Rangers
(35-16-6)
1 2 0 3 43
Sabres
(17-38-4)
1 0 0 1 25

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • Matt Moulson¬† scored 14 seconds into tonight’s game, marking the fastest Sabres goal to open a game since Tyler Ennis scored 10 seconds from the opening faceoff on Nov. 19, 2013 vs. STL.
  • Moulson’s goal was the 150th of his career, as well as his 300th NHL point.
  • Zach Bogosian led the Sabres in ice time for the fourth consecutive game with a TOI of 26:05. He has averaged 28:08 in his four games with Buffalo, logging seven shots, 24 hits and 13 blocked shots.
  • Mike Weber left tonight’s game with an upper-body injury after the first period.
  • MEDIA AVAILABILITY: Evander Kane will be available to the media at noon on Saturday in the First Niagara Center press conference room.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Ted Nolan

Sabres forward Nicolas Deslauriers

Sabres forward Brian Gionta

Sabres goaltender Michal Neuvirth

Rangers head coach Alain Vigneault

Rangers forward Rick Nash

Rangers forward Ryan McDonagh

Rangers defenseman Marc Staal

Rangers goaltender Mackenzie Skapski