Buffalo vs Montreal Recap - Sabres Win 2-1
|Buffalo vs Montreal Recap - Sabres Win 2-1|
Montreal was unable to break down Ryan Miller on Saturday, firing 39 shots but scoring only 1 time in a 2-1 loss against the Sabres.
Buffalo won as a +172 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Thomas Vanek (2) scored for the Sabres in the victory. Vanek opened the scoring for Buffalo, finding the back of the net at 10:25 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Christian Ehrhoff and Cody Hodgson.
Ryan Miller stopped 38 of 39 Montreal shots in the victory.
Montreal got a goal from Michael Ryder in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Carey Price stopped 16 of 18 shots for the Canadiens, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Buffalo went 1-for-3, while the Canadiens were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 39-18.
Buffalo looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lightning. The Canadiens will aim to get back on the winning track at Pittsburgh.