Sabres Fall 6-1 Against Nashville - Game Recap
Nashville cruised to victory on Thursday, earning an easy 6-1 win over the Sabres at Bridgestone Arena.
The Predators were a -205 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Shea Weber (2), Eric Nystrom, Colin Wilson, Calle Jarnkrok, and Colton Sissons each scored for the Predators in the victory. Sissons opened the scoring for Nashville, finding the back of the net at 6:26 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Rich Clune and Eric Nystrom.
Carter Hutton turned in a 32-save effort for the Predators.
Rasmus Ristolainen scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Carter Hutton.
Buffalo got a 17-stop effort from Nathan Lieuwen in the loss.
On the power play, Nashville went 1-for-3, while the Sabres were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Nashville by a margin of 34-33.
Nashville heads into a battle against the Stars. Buffalo, meanwhile, will have their next action against Tampa Bay.