Sabres vs Hurricanes Final: 3-2 - Recap
Ryan Miller stopped 36 of 38 shots fired at him by Carolina, as the Sabres skated to a 3-2 victory Tuesday at First Niagara Center.
Buffalo was an underdog by +121 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Buffalo got goals from Christian Ehrhoff (2) and Tyler Ennis in the victory. Ehrhoff opened the scoring at 5:54 of the second period.
Ryan Miller turned in a 36-save effort for the Sabres.
Carolina got goals from Alexander Semin and Eric Staal in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Cam Ward stopped 15 of 18 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Buffalo went 1-for-3, while the Hurricanes were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Carolina by a margin of 38-18.
Next game, Buffalo takes its act home to face Boston looking for another win. For Carolina, they head on the road to face Dallas.