The Panthers earned a 4-3 victory over Buffalo on Thursday behind a 45-save performance from Tomas Vokoun at HSBC Arena.
The Panthers were a +175 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Florida got goals from Chris Higgins (2), Stephen Weiss, and Jason Garrison in the victory. Higgins opened the scoring at 1:10 of the first period.
Tomas Vokoun turned in a 45-save effort for the Panthers.
Jordan Leopold (2) and Jason Pominville scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Tomas Vokoun.
Buffalo got a 25-stop effort from Ryan Miller in the loss.
On the power play, Florida went 1-for-4, while the Sabres were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Buffalo outshot Florida 48-29 in the game.
Next game, Florida takes its act home to face Boston looking for another win. For Buffalo, they head on the road to face Calgary.