OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

Sabres slip past Coyotes

Thomas Vanek scored at 16:07 of the third period and the Buffalo Sabres hung on for a 2-1 win over the Phoenix Coyotes Thursday night.

Buffalo won the game as -165 favorites, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (5.5).

Clarke MacArthur potted the other goal for the Sabres, and Ryan Miller made 23 saves in the win.

Matthew Lombardi scored the only goal for the Coyotes, while Jason LaBarbera stopped 37 shots in a losing cause.