Sabres let 3rd-period lead slip away in loss to Panthers

For the first two periods of their game against the Florida Panthers on Tuesday night, the Buffalo Sabres were the better team by most statistical measures. Shots (23-20) and shot attempts (36-29) were in the Sabres’ favor, and they carried a 2-1 lead into the second intermission.

It slipped from their fingers in the first five minutes of the third. The Panthers strung together four unanswered goals, three of which came in a span of 4:42 to begin the final period, and won 5-2. Read More


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