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Post-Game Report: 1/2 vs. DET

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Red Wings
(19-13-7)
1 1 1 4 23
Sabres
(15-20-4)
0 2 1 3 35

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • Today’s game was the fifth of 11 afternoon games for the Sabres this season; the next will be on Sunday, Jan. 10 at Winnipeg.
  • With the loss, the Sabres fell to 6-13-1 when outshooting opponents this season.
  • With two goals today, Jack Eichel tied Dylan Larkin for the rookie lead with 13 goals on the season.
  • Eichel now has 11 points (4+7) in his  last seven games.
  • Rasmus Ristolainen (one assist) now has five assists in three games against the Red Wings this season and is tied for sixth among NHL defensemen with 19 assists on the season.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Dan Bylsma

Sabres forward Sam Reinhart

Sabres forward Jack Eichel

Sabres defenseman Josh Gorges

Sabres defenseman Zach Bogosian

Red Wings head coach Jeff Blashill

Red Wings forward Henrik Zetterberg

Red Wings forward Tomas Tatar

Red Wings forward Riley Sheahan

Red Wings goaltender Petr Mrazek

Post-Game Report: 1/13 vs. DET

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Red Wings
(23-11-9)
1 2 0 3 30
Sabres
(14-27-3)
0 1 0 1 26

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • Mike Weber scored his first goal of the season and now has a point in each of his last two games against the Red Wings (1+1).
  • With his assist, Brian Flynn now has four points (1+3) in three games against the Red Wings this year.
  • Tyler Myers led all skaters with 27:56 of ice time; his average of 25:15 ranks him 10th in the NHL.
  • Matt Ellis (7:28 TOI, plus-1) and Zac Dalpe (8:00 TOI, even) made their season debuts for the Sabres.
  • Before tonight’s game, Dominik Hasek became the seventh player to have his number retired by the Sabres, joining Gilbert Perreault (No. 11, 10/17/90), Rick Martin (No. 7, 11/15/95), Rene Robert (No. 14, 11/15/95), Tim Horton (No. 2, 1/5/96), Danny Gare (No. 18, 11/22/05) and Pat LaFontaine (No. 16, 3/3/06).

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Ted Nolan

Sabres forward Tyler Ennis

Sabres defenseman Mike Weber

Sabres goaltender Michal Neuvirth

Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock

Red Wings forward Tomas Tatar

Red Wings defenseman Kyle Quincey

Red Wings goaltender Petr Mrazek

Post-Game Report: 11/2 vs. DET

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Red Wings
(6-2-3)
0 1  1  0 0 2 38
Sabres
(3-9-1)
0 1  1 0 1 3 21

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • With the victory, the Sabres earned their first home win since April 4 vs. NJD (3-2 SO).
  • The shootout win improved the Sabres to 2-0 this season in the shootout (59-46 all-time); Zemgus Girgensons scored the game-deciding goal in both wins and is now 3-for-6 in his career with three game-deciding goals.
  • The win snapped the Sabres’ franchise-record eight-game losing streak against the Red Wings.
  • The Sabres got their first win against an Atlantic Division opponent in their last 12 tries (last: March 6 at Tampa Bay).
  • With two assists, Tyson Strachan recorded his first career multi-point game.
  • With the win, Michal Neuvirth improved to 2-5-0 with a .925 save percentage in seven games with the Sabres.
  • Rasmus Ristolainen logged a career-high 25:30 of ice time.

Post-Game Audio

Sabres head coach Ted Nolan

Sabres forward Zemgus Girgensons

Sabres forward Chris Stewart

Sabres forward Drew Stafford

Sabres goaltender Michal Neuvirth

Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock

Red Wings forward Henrik Zetterberg

Red Wings forward Tomas Tatar

Red Wings defenseman Brendan Smith