Buffalo got a 40-save performance from Ryan Miller as the Sabres handed Atlanta a 4-1 loss on Wednesday at HSBC Arena.
Buffalo won as a -155 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jason Pominville, Paul Gaustad, Tyler Myers, and Tyler Ennis each scored for the Sabres in the victory. Myers opened the scoring for Buffalo, finding the back of the net at 7:13 of the first period. The goal was unassisted.
Ryan Miller turned in a 40-save effort for the Sabres.
Andrew Ladd scored for the Thrashers, finding the net behind Ryan Miller.
Atlanta got a 35-stop effort from Ondrej Pavelec in the loss.
Buffalo scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Atlanta went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Atlanta by a margin of 41-39.
Buffalo heads into a battle against the Senators. Atlanta, meanwhile, will have their next action against Florida.