NEW YORK ISLANDERS VS BUFFALO SABRES IN BUFFALO
Buffalo Sabres' Drew Stafford is congratulated by the bench after scoring the Sabres first goal against the New York Islanders in the first period of game five of the NHL Eastern Conference quarterfinals at the HSBC Arena in Buffalo, New York on April 20, 2007. (UPI Photo/Jerome Davis)
Drew Stafford's shootout goal gave Buffalo a 3-2 victory over Boston Wednesday in the city's first major sports event since the Boston Marathon bombings.
Kyle Turris fired in a power-play goal with 1:06 remaining in overtime Saturday, boosting the Ottawa Senators to a 4-3 win over Buffalo.
Rick Nash provided a goal and an assist and scored during a shootout Sunday, powering the New York Rangers over Buffalo 3-2.
Christian Ehrhoff had a goal and assist in a three-goal third period that gave the Buffalo Sabres a 4-2 win over Boston Friday.
Toronto's Joey Crabb and John-Michael Liles each tallied a goal and an assist Saturday, powering the Toronto Maple Leafs' 4-3 decision over Buffalo.
Drew Stafford scored twice to back Ryan Miller's 44 saves and the Buffalo Sabres routed Washington 5-1 Tuesday, moving into a playoff spot.
Drew Stafford put Buffalo in front for good with the first of his two goals Friday and the Sabres went on to down the New York Rangers 4-1.
Marcus Foligno and Jason Pominville each scored twice Monday and the Buffalo Sabres stayed in the playoff hunt with a 7-3 rout of Tampa Bay.
Dmitry Kulikov scored the game-winner in the seventh shootout round Saturday and the Florida Panthers skated to a fourth straight win, 3-2 over Buffalo.
Ryan Miller, in the second of two stunning back-to-back performances, posted his second shutout in as many nights Thursday to lead Buffalo past San Jose 1-0.