The NHL cited "hazardous weather conditions in the Buffalo area" for the postponement. No makeup date was announced.
The National Weather Service issued a blizzard warning for the Buffalo area until 6 a.m. EST Wednesday. Snowfall of 4-7 inches was predicted with steady winds of 20-30 mph expected to build drifts more than 2 feet deep, the NWS said.
Wind chills were expected to drop to 25 degrees below zero Fahrenheit.