Panthers vs Sabres Final: 4-3 - Recap
The Sabres came up short Tuesday against the Panthers, falling 4-3.
Florida won as a +105 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Florida got goals from Ed Jovanovski, Sean Bergenheim, Jesse Winchester, and Nick Bjugstad in the victory. Winchester opened the scoring at 4:06 of the first period.
Tim Thomas turned in a 32-save effort for the Panthers.
Buffalo got goals from Drew Stafford (2) and Steve Ott in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ryan Miller stopped 18 of 22 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Florida went 0-for-1, while the Sabres were 2-for-7 with the man advantage.
Florida lost the shots on goal battle to Buffalo by a margin of 35-22.
Florida heads into a battle against the Avalanche. Buffalo, meanwhile, will have their next action against Carolina.