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Post-Game Report: 10/12 vs. CBJ

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Blue Jackets
(0-3-0)
0 0 2  – 2 24
Sabres
(1-2-0)
0 1 3  – 4 33

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • The Sabres went 3-for-7 on the power play today, scoring three power-play goals in a game for the first time since the 2012-13 season-opener, when they went 3-for-6 vs. Philadelphia.
  • With his first win as a member of the Sabres, Chad Johnson improved to 4-0-0 in his career against the Blue Jackets with a .922 save percentage and a 1.72 goals-against average.
  • Ryan O’Reilly scored his first goal as a member of the Sabres and added an assist. He now has seven points (2+5) in his last six games against Columbus, dating back to April 15, 2013.
  • With a goal and two assists, Matt Moulson turned in his 16th career game with at least three points. It was his first since March 11 at Toronto.
  • With his assist today, Marcus Foligno now has a point in each of his last five games against Columbus (1+4), dating back to Jan. 25, 2014.
  • Evander Kane’s assist gives him six points in his last four games against the Blue Jackets (4+2), including at least a point in each, dating back to Dec. 16 2013.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma

Sabres forward Marcus Foligno

Sabres forward Ryan O’Reilly

Sabres goaltender Chad Johnson

Blue Jackets head coach Todd Richards

Blue Jackets forward Ryan Johansen

Blue Jackets forward Nick Foligno

Blue Jackets defenseman Ryan Murray

Post-Game Report: 10/2 vs. CBJ

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Blue Jackets
(4-2-1)
3 2 1  – 6 26
Sabres
(4-3-0)
0 0 4  – 4 28

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • Buffalo’s top nine scorers in the preseason finished with a point per game or better: Eichel (4GP, 2+4), Ennis (4 GP, 3+2), Reinhart (5 GP, 0+5), Kane (4 GP, 4+0), Deslauriers (4 GP, 2+2), Girgensons (4 GP, 2+2), Gionta (4 GP, 1+3), O’Reilly (4 GP, 1+3), Pysyk (4 GP, 1+3)
  • With a power play goal tonight, the Sabres ended the game in sole  possession of the league lead with 10 special-teams goals in the preseason (five power play, five shorthanded).
  • The Sabres released eight players from their training camp roster prior to tonight’s game: Forwards William Carrier, Matt Ellis, Patrick Kaleta, Evan Rodrigues and Tim Schaller; defensemen Jerome Leduc and Chad Ruhwedel; goaltender Nathan Lieuwen.
  • Tonight’s Attendance: 17,578

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma

Sabres forward Jamie McGinn

Sabres forward Brian Gionta

Sabres goaltender Robin Lehner

Blue Jackets head coach Todd Richards

Blue Jackets forward Jared Boll

Post-Game Report: 1/18 vs. CBJ

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Total SOG
Blue Jackets
(24-20-4)
2 1 0 0 1 4 35
Sabres
(13-27-7)
2 0 1 0 0 3 29

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • The Sabres have now had six consecutive one-goal home games (going 3-1-2) for the first time in a season since Nov. 21 to Dec. 14, 1990 (1-3-2, two ties). They also played six in a row between two seasons, from April 4 to Oct. 10, 2001 (3-3-0).
  • In his 300th NHL game, Tyler Myers scored twice, becoming the first Sabres defenseman to log a multi-goal game since Alexander Sulzer did so on on April 3, 2012 vs. Toronto.
  • Tyler Ennis, who recorded two assists tonight, has extended his point streak (2+3) to four games. Ennis has six points (2+4) in his last six games.
  • Matt Moulson (one assist tonight) is now on a three-game point streak (1+2).

Post-Game Audio

Sabres interim head coach Ted Nolan

Sabres forward Tyler Ennis

Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers

Sabres goaltender Ryan Miller

Blue Jackets head coach Todd Richards

Blue Jackets forward Corey Tropp

Blue Jackets forward Brandon Dubinsky

Blue Jackets forward Ryan Johansen

Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky