Buffalo Falls 4-3 to Bruins - Recap
It came down to a shootout and Tim Thomas foiled the opposition in a 4-3 victory for Boston over Buffalo Wednesday.
The Bruins were a -117 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
The win was clinched by Benoit Pouliot, who beat Jhonas Enroth in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Boston. Boston got goals from Zdeno Chara, Brad Marchand, and Tyler Seguin in the victory. Seguin opened the scoring at 3:37 of the second period.
Tim Thomas turned in a 31-save effort for the Bruins.
Christian Ehrhoff, Thomas Vanek, and T.J. Brennan scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Tim Thomas.
Jhonas Enroth stopped 36 of 39 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Boston scored 2 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Buffalo went 2-for-4 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 39-34.
Boston heads into a battle against the Red Wings. Buffalo, meanwhile, will have their next action against Columbus.