The Buffalo Sabres held on, despite a late onslaught, to defeat the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 on Tuesday night at KeyBank Center.
Jeff Skinner broke a scoreless tie with just over two minutes to go in the opening period with a goal to make it 1-0 Buffalo. Skinner’s goal came on a rebound chance after a face-off win in the offensive zone. Sam Reinhart took the initial shot on goal before Skinner swept the second chance home on the backhand. Reinhart and Nathan Beaulieu were credited with the assists on the goal. Read More