Boston Ices Buffalo 5-2 - Recap
The Bruins earned a 5-2 victory over the Sabres on Wednesday at HSBC Arena.
Bettors who backed the Bruins were rewarded as +100 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.
Boston got goals from Michael Ryder, Patrice Bergeron, Blake Wheeler, Milan Lucic, and Brad Marchand in the victory. Marchand opened the scoring at 3:32 of the first period.
Tim Thomas stopped 33 of 35 Buffalo shots in the victory.
Drew Stafford and Andrej Sekera scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Tim Thomas.
Buffalo got a 12-stop effort from Patrick Lalime in the loss.
On the power play, Boston went 0-for-4, while the Sabres were 1-for-7 with the man advantage.
Buffalo outshot Boston 35-26 in the game.
Next game, Boston takes its act on the road to face Washington looking for another win. For Buffalo, they head home to face Montreal.