Sabres vs Devils Final: 3-2 - Recap
The Devils came up short Tuesday against the Sabres, falling 3-2 in a shootout.
Buffalo won as a +135 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Ville Leino clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 9 for the Sabres. Tyler Ennis (2) scored for the Sabres in the victory. Ennis opened the scoring for Buffalo, finding the back of the net at 1:39 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Ville Leino and Drew Stafford.
Nathan Lieuwen turned in a 33-save effort for the Sabres.
New Jersey got goals from Dainius Zubrus and Tuomo Ruutu in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Cory Schneider stopped 25 of 27 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Buffalo scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while New Jersey went 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 35-27.
Buffalo heads into a battle against the Blues. New Jersey, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.