Sabres Fall 4-3 Against Toronto - Game Recap
Toronto earned a 4-3 victory over Buffalo on Friday, but needed a shootout to do it at Air Canada Centre.
The Maple Leafs were a -155 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Joffrey Lupul clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 2 for the Maple Leafs. Toronto got goals from Phil Kessel, Jake Gardiner, and Peter Holland in the victory. Gardiner opened the scoring at 11:38 of the second period.
Jonathan Bernier turned in a 32-save effort for the Maple Leafs.
Steve Ott, Matt Moulson, and John Scott scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Jonathan Bernier.
Buffalo got a 39-stop effort from Ryan Miller in the loss.
Toronto scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Buffalo went 1-for-1 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Toronto by a margin of 42-35.
Toronto 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 Washington.