Sabres rally past Thrashers

The Buffalo Sabres scored three times in the third period and Derek Roy potted the overtime winner as they defeated the Atlanta Thrashers 4-3 Friday night at HSBC Arena.

Buffalo won the game as -200 favorites, and the seven goals made it OVER the posted over/under (6).

Jochen Hect scored a pair of goals for the Sabres, and Tim Connolly added the other marker in the win.

Ilya Kovalchuk, Evander Kane, and Bryan Little scored for the Thrashers.