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Panthers Down Buffalo 4-3 - Match Report

The Sabres came up short Sunday against the Panthers, falling 4-3.

Florida won as a +125 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Brian Campbell, George Parros, Peter Mueller, and Shawn Matthias each scored for the Panthers in the victory. Matthias opened the scoring for Florida, finding the back of the net at 8:36 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Jerred Smithson.

Jose Theodore stopped 17 of 20 Buffalo shots in the victory.

Buffalo got goals from Thomas Vanek, Alexander Sulzer, and Cody Hodgson in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Ryan Miller stopped 29 of 33 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Florida went 1-for-2, while the Sabres were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.

Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Florida by a margin of 33-20.

Florida heads into a battle against the Jets. Buffalo, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ottawa.