Drew Stafford scored twice to lead the Sabres over Florida 4-2 on Friday at HSBC Arena.
Buffalo was favored by -210 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Drew Stafford (2), Jordan Leopold, and Jason Pominville each scored for the Sabres in the victory. Pominville opened the scoring for Buffalo, finding the back of the net at 1:23 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Thomas Vanek and Andrej Sekera.
Ryan Miller turned in a 22-save effort for the Sabres.
Florida got goals from Sergei Samsonov and Evgeny Dadonov in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Florida got a 28-stop effort from Tomas Vokoun in the loss.
On the power play, Buffalo went 1-for-2, while the Panthers were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Florida lost the shots on goal battle to Buffalo by a margin of 32-24.
Buffalo looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Devils. The Panthers will aim to get back on the winning track at Pittsburgh.