nhl Game Recap
Edmonton Oilers vs Buffalo Sabres Wrap - Buffalo Wins 3-2
Buffalo skated to a 3-2 victory over Edmonton on Thursday in NHL action at KeyBank Center.
The Sabres were a -121 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 6.0.
Jack Eichel, Curtis Lazar, and Sam Reinhart each scored for the Sabres in the victory. Lazar opened the scoring for Buffalo.
Linus Ullmark turned in a 25-save effort for the Sabres.
Edmonton got goals from Riley Sheahan, and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Mike Smith stopped 23 of 26 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Buffalo scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Edmonton went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Edmonton by a margin of 27-26.
Buffalo heads into a battle against the Panthers. Edmonton, meanwhile, will have their next action against Boston.