Calgary Skates Past Buffalo 3-1 - Recap
The Flames beat Buffalo 3-1 on Tuesday, earning a victory backstopped by Joni Ortio's 13 saves.
Bettors who backed the Flames were rewarded as -175 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.
Michael Cammalleri, Joe Colborne, and Paul Byron each scored for the Flames in the victory. Colborne opened the scoring for Calgary, finding the back of the net at 18:58 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Sean Monahan and T.J. Brodie.
Joni Ortio turned in a 13-save effort for the Flames.
Drew Stafford scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Joni Ortio.
Nathan Lieuwen stopped 23 of 26 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Calgary went 0-for-1, while the Sabres were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Calgary by a margin of 26-14.
Next game, Calgary takes its act home to face Nashville looking for another win. For Buffalo, they head on the road to face Edmonton.