Boston Ices Buffalo 4-1 - Recap
Boston got a pair of goals from Reilly Smith as the Bruins skated to a 4-1 victory over Buffalo on Saturday at TD Garden.
The Bruins were a -265 favorite in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
Reilly Smith (2), David Krejci, and Milan Lucic each scored for the Bruins in the victory. Smith opened the scoring for Boston, finding the back of the net at 9:39 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Carl Soderberg and Ryan Spooner.
Tuukka Rask turned in a 34-save effort for the Bruins.
Zemgus Girgensons scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Tuukka Rask.
Jhonas Enroth stopped 35 of 38 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Boston went 1-for-3, while the Sabres were 0-for-6 with the man advantage.
Boston outshot Buffalo 39-35 in the game.
Next game, Boston takes its act on the road to face Nashville looking for another win. For Buffalo, they head home to face Phoenix.