Pittsburgh Ices Buffalo 3-2 - Recap
The Sabres came up short Friday against the Penguins, falling 3-2.
Pittsburgh won as a -143 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Pittsburgh got goals from Matt Cooke, Tyler Kennedy, and Dustin Jeffrey in the victory. Jeffrey opened the scoring at 3:50 of the second period.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 27-save effort for the Penguins.
Buffalo got goals from Mike Grier and Paul Gaustad in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ryan Miller stopped 36 of 39 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 0-for-5, while the Sabres were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh outshot Buffalo 39-29 in the game.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Capitals. The Sabres will aim to get back on the winning track vs Toronto.