The Sabres earned a 2-1 victory over the Canadiens on Tuesday at HSBC Arena.
Bettors who backed the Sabres were rewarded as -144 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.
Buffalo got goals from Jason Pominville and Tyler Ennis in the victory. Ennis opened the scoring at 11:21 of the second period.
Ryan Miller turned in a 29-save effort for the Sabres.
David Desharnais scored for the Canadiens, finding the net behind Ryan Miller.
Carey Price stopped 37 of 39 shots for the Canadiens, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Buffalo scored 2 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Montreal went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to Buffalo by a margin of 39-30.
Next game, Buffalo takes its act on the road to face Boston looking for another win. For Montreal, they head on the road to face Ottawa.