BUFFALO SABRES (27-28-12) @ COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS (42-17-6)
Game coverage begins at 7:00 PM on MSGB
1 Where They Stand
- Tonight the Sabres travel to Columbus to face the Blue Jackets for the first time this season.
- The Sabres are 3-5-2 in their last 10 games.
- Buffalo is 11-16-6 on the road in 2016-17.
- The Sabres take the ice nine points behind the New York Islanders for the final Wild Card slot in the Eastern Conference.
2 Who's Hot
3 Say What?
“We have a lot to prove with the last 15 games, with who we are and how we’re going to play. Pride is a big factor.”
–Sabres head coach, Dan Bylsma on finishing the season off strong.
4 Stat of the Day
- Evander Kane has recorded a point in five straight games against the Blue Jackets entering tonight’s game.
5 Did You Know?
- Blue Jacket’s Head Coach, Tortorella served as an assistant coach for the Sabres from 1989 to 1995.
- The last time Buffalo faced Columbus was their last home game of the 2015-16 season on April 8th. That was also game No. 81!