Toronto vs Buffalo Wrap - Buffalo Wins 5-4
|Toronto vs Buffalo Wrap - Buffalo Wins 5-4|
Buffalo got a pair of goals from Thomas Vanek as the Sabres skated to a 5-4 victory over Toronto on Friday at First Niagara Center.
Buffalo won as a -127 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Buffalo got goals from Thomas Vanek (2), Drew Stafford, Andrej Sekera, and Tyler Ennis in the victory. Stafford opened the scoring at 4:11 of the second period.
Ryan Miller turned in a 29-save effort for the Sabres.
Toronto got goals from Joffrey Lupul, Dion Phaneuf, Mikhail Grabovski, and Nikolai Kulemin in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
James Reimer stopped 24 of 29 shots for the Maple Leafs, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Buffalo scored 3 times on 6 chances on the power play, while Toronto went 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Toronto by a margin of 33-29.
Buffalo looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Penguins. The Maple Leafs will aim to get back on the winning track vs Vancouver.