Buffalo Falls 4-3 to Blue Jackets - Recap

Buffalo Falls 4-3 to Blue Jackets - Recap

The Sabres came up short Saturday against the Blue Jackets, falling 4-3 in a shootout.

Columbus won as a -115 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Ryan Johansen clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 3 for the Blue Jackets. Columbus got goals from Brandon Dubinsky, Matt Calvert, and David Savard in the victory. Savard opened the scoring at 6:19 of the first period.

Sergei Bobrovsky turned in a 26-save effort for the Blue Jackets.

Buffalo got goals from Tyler Myers (2) and Drew Stafford in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Ryan Miller stopped 32 of 35 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

Columbus scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while Buffalo went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.

Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Columbus by a margin of 35-29.

Columbus looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Sabres will aim to get back on the winning track vs Florida.