Recap - Sabres Defeat New York 4-1
|Recap - Sabres Defeat New York 4-1|
Drew Stafford scored twice to lead the Sabres over New York 4-1 on Friday at Madison Square Garden.
Bettors who backed the Sabres were rewarded as +135 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.
Drew Stafford (2), Tyler Ennis, and Travis Turnbull each scored for the Sabres in the victory. Turnbull opened the scoring for Buffalo, finding the back of the net at 3:14 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Brad Boyes.
Ryan Miller turned in a 26-save effort for the Sabres.
New York got a goal from Brian Boyle in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 22 of 26 shots for the Rangers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Buffalo went 0-for-1, while the Rangers were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Buffalo 27-26 in the game.
Buffalo looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Wild. The Rangers will aim to get back on the winning track at Toronto.