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Bruins vs Sabres Final: 5-2 - Recap

Milan Lucic scored twice to lead the Bruins over Buffalo 5-2 on Wednesday at First Niagara Center.

Boston won as a -162 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Boston got goals from Milan Lucic (2), Torey Krug (2), and Dougie Hamilton in the victory. Lucic opened the scoring at 11:01 of the first period.

Chad Johnson stopped 14 of 16 Buffalo shots in the victory.

Cody Hodgson and Nikita Zadorov scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Chad Johnson.

Ryan Miller stopped 29 of 34 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Boston went 1-for-4, while the Sabres were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.

Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 34-16.

Boston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sharks. The Sabres will aim to get back on the winning track at Florida.