- The Oilers earned their first win in Buffalo since March 4, 2002.
- The Sabres registered 44 shots on goal tonight, their highest total since April 3, 2012 vs. Toronto (45).
- Drew Stafford scored his second career shorthanded goal and now has six points (4+2) in his last five games.
- With his goal, Stafford has now recorded eight points (6+2) in five career games against the Oilers.
- Steve Ott scored tonight and now has seven points (5+2) in his last eight games.
- With his assist on Ott’s goal, Cody Hodgson now has 11 points (6+5) in 12 games since returning from an upper-body injury that sidelined him for eight games.
- Tyler Myers left the game with a lower-body injury.
Sabres interim head coach Ted Nolan
Sabres forward Steve Ott
Sabres forward Linus Omark
Sabres forward Drew Stafford
Oilers head coach Dallas Eakins
Oilers forward Matt Hendricks
Oilers forward David Perron