Buffalo Skates Past Anaheim 4-1 - Recap
Buffalo earned a 4-1 victory over Anaheim behind a 2-goal performance from Thomas Vanek on Friday at Hartwall Arena.
The Sabres were a -135 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Buffalo got goals from Thomas Vanek (2), Jason Pominville, and Ville Leino in the victory. Vanek opened the scoring at 4:02 of the first period.
Ryan Miller turned in a 29-save effort for the Sabres.
Anaheim got a goal from Nate Guenin in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jonas Hiller stopped 21 of 25 shots for the Ducks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Buffalo scored 2 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Anaheim went 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Anaheim outshot Buffalo 30-25 in the game.
Buffalo looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Ducks will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.