Ryan Miller made 40 stops Tuesday to lead the Sabres over the Canadiens 3-1 at Bell Centre.
Buffalo won as a -128 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Buffalo got goals from Jordan Leopold, Christian Ehrhoff, and Thomas Vanek in the victory. Leopold opened the scoring at 12:11 of the second period.
Ryan Miller stopped 40 of 41 Montreal shots in the victory.
Montreal got a goal from Raphael Diaz in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Montreal got a 20-stop effort from Carey Price in the loss.
On the power play, Buffalo went 0-for-1, while the Canadiens were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 41-23.
Buffalo heads into a battle against the Panthers. Montreal, meanwhile, will have their next action against Pittsburgh.