Buffalo vs Tampa Bay Wrap - Buffalo Wins 2-1
|Buffalo vs Tampa Bay Wrap - Buffalo Wins 2-1|
The Sabres earned a 2-1 victory over the Lightning on Tuesday at Tampa Bay Times Forum.
Buffalo was an underdog by +130 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 6.
Buffalo got goals from Cody Hodgson and Tyler Myers in the victory. Hodgson opened the scoring at 10:02 of the first period.
Ryan Miller stopped 30 of 31 Tampa Bay shots in the victory.
Steven Stamkos scored for the Lightning, finding the net behind Ryan Miller.
Mathieu Garon stopped 19 of 21 shots for the Lightning, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Buffalo went 0-for-1, while the Lightning were 0-for-6 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Tampa Bay by a margin of 31-21.
Next game, Buffalo takes its act on the road to face Florida looking for another win. For Tampa Bay, they head on the road to face New York.