OTTAWA, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Daniel Alfredsson, playing in his 800th NHL game, scored twice Thursday night to help the Ottawa Senators top the Buffalo Sabres, 3-2.
Alfredsson scored his 14th and 15th goals of the season in the first period. The second came on the power play.
Ottawa's other goal, scored by Shean Donovan at 16:48 of the second, was the game-winner.
Goalie Martin Gerber stopped 35-of-37 shots for his league-leading 12th victory, as the Senators improved to 15-2.
Goaltender Ryan Miller was beaten three times on 34 shots for the Sabres, who have lost three straight and four of five.
On the power play in the penalty-filled contest, both clubs went 1-for-7.