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Post-Game Report: 11/11 vs. NJD

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Devils
(7-3-3)
0 0 1 1 2 43
Sabres
(5-5-4)
1 0 0 0 1 26

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • The Sabres dropped the first game of a home-and-home series with the Devils that continues tomorrow night in New Jersey.
    • Buffalo is now 90-45-24 all-time in the home portion of home-and-home series and 70-59-30 in the first game.
  • The road team has now won each of the last five games between the Sabres and Devils. Prior to that stretch, the home team had won eight in a row.
  • Eleven of the last 23 games between the Sabres and Devils have been settled in overtime or a shootout, including eight of the last 15.
  • Buffalo killed off all six New Jersey power plays, improving to 16-for-16 on the penalty kill at home this season.
  • With the overtime loss, Anders Nilsson is 4-1-1 in seven career appearances against the Devils, with a .953 save percentage and a 1.98 goals-against average.
    • New Jersey’s first goal brought Nilsson’s shutout streak to an end at 119:46. His career-best streak is 131:08 (12/2/2015 to 12/11/2015) and was also snapped by the Devils.
  • Through four appearances, Nilsson ranks eighth in save percentage (.942) and 11th in goals-against average (1.96) among NHL goaltenders with at least 120 minutes played this season.
  • With his goal, Matt Moulson tied Patrick Laine and Wayne Simmonds for the NHL lead with five power-play goals this season.
    • Ryan O’Reilly recorded an assist on the goal, marking his 200th career NHL assist.

Tonight’s Goaltenders

Tonight’s Stats
Team Goaltender Decision SV% GAA
New Jersey
Kinkaid W .962 0.99
Buffalo Nilsson O .953 1.98

 

Updated Season Stats
Team Goaltender Record SV% GAA
New Jersey
Kinkaid 2-0-1 .944 1.65
Buffalo Nilsson 1-1-2 .942 1.96

Post-Game Audio

Sabres forward Evander Kane

Sabres forward Matt Moulson

Sabres goaltender Anders Nilsson

Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma

Devils defenseman Matt Greene

Devils defenseman Yohann Auvitu

Devils goaltender Keith Kinkaid

Devils head coach John Hynes

Post-Game Report: 12/9 vs. LAK

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Kings
(14-9-5)
0 0 0 0  34
Sabres
(10-16-2)
0 0 1 1  16

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • With the win, the Sabres are now 12-1-1 in their last 14 home games against the Kings, dating back to a 2-0 Sabres win on Dec. 17, 1993.
    • During this stretch, the Sabres have outscored the Kings by a 59-21 margin on home ice.
  • The Kings have not won a game in Buffalo since their 4-1 win at HSBC Arena on Feb. 21, 2003. The Sabres are now 6-0-0 since the last Kings win in Buffalo, outscoring the visitors by a combined 31-8 margin in those contests.
  • Jhonas Enroth made 34 saves to record his fourth NHL shutout and his first since April 13, 2013 vs. PHI. His 34 saves tied his career high in a shutout (last: Nov. 18, 2011 at CAR).
  • Enroth is now 1-2-0 in three games against the Kings, with a 1.35 goals-against average and a .960 save percentage.
  • In his last eight games, Enroth has compiled a 6-2-0 record, with a .946 save percentage and a 1.79 goals-against average.
  • With his assist, Matt Moulson now has seven points (3+4) in his last seven games against the Kings.
  • With his assist, Drew Stafford now has a point in both games (1+1) since returning from a lower-body injury.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Ted Nolan

Sabres forward Tyler Ennis

Sabres forward Matt Moulson

Sabres goaltender Jhonas Enroth

Kings head coach Darryl Sutter

Kings forward Anze Kopitar

Kings forward Tyler Toffoli

Kings defenseman Robyn Regehr

Kings defenseman Matt Greene