- Evander Kane (2+0) and Ryan O’Reilly (0+2) each recorded two points in their first game as members of the Sabres.
- Kane’s first goal came shorthanded, giving the Sabres a league-leading two shorthanded goals in two preseason games after Jack Eichel’s shorthanded tally Monday at Minnesota.
- These teams will meet again in Ottawa on Saturday before opening the regular season against each other on Oct. 8.
- The Sabres returned four players to their respective junior teams before the game: Forwards Giorgio Estephan (Lethbridge, WHL) and Vaclav Karabacek (Baie-Comeau, QMJHL); defensemen Brycen Martin (Saskatoon, WHL) and Devante Stephens (Kelowna, WHL).
- Tonight’s Attendance: 17,298
Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma
Sabres forward Tyler Ennis
Sabres forward Evander Kane
Sabres forward Ryan O’Reilly
Senators forward Ryan Dzingel
Senators forward Max McCormick
Senators goaltender Matt O’Connor