Ottawa Ices Buffalo 4-3 - Recap
The Senators earned a 4-3 victory over the Sabres on Tuesday at Scotiabank Place.
Ottawa was favored by -145 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Ottawa got goals from Daniel Alfredsson, Chris Phillips, Chris Neil, and Erik Karlsson in the victory. Karlsson opened the scoring at 8:15 of the first period.
Craig Anderson turned in a 20-save effort for the Senators.
Buffalo got goals from Jordan Leopold, Jason Pominville, and Tyler Ennis in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jhonas Enroth stopped 20 of 24 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Ottawa scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while Buffalo went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Ottawa by a margin of 24-23.
Ottawa looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Hurricanes. The Sabres will aim to get back on the winning track vs Montreal.