Pittsburgh Falls 4-2 to Sabres - Recap
|Pittsburgh Falls 4-2 to Sabres - Recap|
Buffalo got a 40-save performance from Ryan Miller as the Sabres handed Pittsburgh a 4-2 loss on Tuesday at Consol Energy Centre.
Buffalo was an underdog by +205 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Buffalo got goals from Thomas Vanek (2), Jochen Hecht, and Steve Ott in the victory. Vanek opened the scoring at 12:49 of the first period.
Ryan Miller turned in a 40-save effort for the Sabres.
Pittsburgh got goals from Jarome Iginla and Chris Kunitz in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 29 of 32 shots for the Penguins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Buffalo scored 0 times on 0 chances on the power play, while Pittsburgh went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh outshot Buffalo 42-33 in the game.
Next game, Buffalo takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Pittsburgh, they head on the road to face New Jersey.