Hurricanes vs Sabres Final: 3-1 - Recap
|Hurricanes vs Sabres Final: 3-1 - Recap|
Buffalo was unable to break down Dan Ellis on Friday, firing 41 shots but scoring only 1 time in a 3-1 loss against the Hurricanes.
Carolina won as a +140 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Carolina got goals from Jay Harrison, Alexander Semin, and Jeff Skinner in the victory. Semin opened the scoring at 3:31 of the third period.
Dan Ellis turned in a 40-save effort for the Hurricanes.
Thomas Vanek scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Dan Ellis.
Ryan Miller stopped 39 of 41 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Carolina scored 2 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Buffalo went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Carolina outshot Buffalo 42-41 in the game.
Carolina looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bruins. The Sabres will aim to get back on the winning track at Washington.