Jets Fall 6-5 Against Buffalo - Game Recap
Buffalo earned a 6-5 victory over Winnipeg behind a 2-goal performance from Derek Roy on Tuesday at First Niagara Center.
Buffalo was favored by -215 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Buffalo got goals from Derek Roy (2), Thomas Vanek (2), Jason Pominville, and Corey Tropp in the victory. Roy opened the scoring at 9:05 of the first period.
Ryan Miller turned in a 26-save effort for the Sabres.
Bryan Little (2), Mark Flood, Dustin Byfuglien, and Tanner Glass scored for the Jets, finding the net behind Ryan Miller.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 39 of 45 shots for the Jets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Buffalo scored 4 times on 12 chances on the power play, while Winnipeg went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg lost the shots on goal battle to Buffalo by a margin of 45-31.
Buffalo looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Senators. The Jets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Florida.