Buffalo vs New York Recap - Rangers Win 3-2
Artem Anisimov scored a pair of goals against the Sabres as New York handed Buffalo a 3-2 defeat on Thursday at Madison Square Garden.
New York was favored by -148 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
New York got goals from Artem Anisimov (2) and Ruslan Fedotenko in the victory. Fedotenko opened the scoring at 14:04 of the first period.
Martin Biron turned in a 29-save effort for the Rangers.
Buffalo got goals from Mike Grier and Tyler Ennis in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Buffalo got a 25-stop effort from Jhonas Enroth in the loss.
On the power play, New York went 0-for-5, while the Sabres were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Buffalo by a margin of 31-28.
New York heads into a battle against the Oilers. Buffalo, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.