Buffalo 3, Boston 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 Total
Boston 1 1 0 2 Final 
Buffalo 1 2 0 3  
 Scoring Summary  
 1st Period
 Boston8:59, Patrice Bergeron 20 (Brad Boyes, Brian Leetch) 
 Buffalo11:39, Jason Pominville 15 (power play) (J.P. Dumont, Daniel Briere) 
 2nd Period
 Boston3:10, Milan Jurcina 6 (power play) (David Tanabe, Wayne Primeau) 
 Buffalo11:37, Thomas Vanek 20 (power play) (Ales Kotalik, Chris Drury) 
 Buffalo16:09, Jochen Hecht 17 (Daniel Briere, Brian Campbell) 
 3rd Period
 None
 Team Shots on Goal Faceoffs Power Plays
  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Won Lost   Converted Total
  Boston 10 6 11 27   42 28   1
  Buffalo 12 14 9 35   28 42   2
 Boston
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  T. Thomas  35   32 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  A. Alberts  3:41 0 0 0 0
  P. Bergeron  23:28 1 0 +1 4
  B. Boyes  21:42 0 1 +1 1
  N. Boynton  17:35 0 0 0 0
  T. Fitzgerald  11:50 0 0 0 1
  H. Gill  17:03 0 0 0 0
  T. Green  13:23 0 0 0 1
  M. Jurcina  15:57 1 0 -1 5
  D. LaCouture  10:10 0 0 0 2
  J. Langfeld  2:34 0 0 0 1
  P. Leahy  5:38 0 0 0 0
  B. Leetch  24:19 0 1 +1 2
  G. Murray  22:06 0 0 -1 3
  W. Primeau  19:47 0 1 -1 0
  S. Samsonov  18:30 0 0 -1 0
  B. Stuart  25:05 0 0 -1 3
  M. Sturm  19:15 0 0 +1 2
  D. Tanabe  16:49 0 1 +1 2
 
 Buffalo
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  R. Miller  27   25 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  M. Afinogenov  16:47 0 0 +1 3
  D. Briere  16:06 0 2 +1 5
  B. Campbell  17:20 0 1 +1 1
  C. Drury  17:54 0 1 0 3
  J.P. Dumont  14:58 0 1 0 3
  R. Fitzpatrick  17:24 0 0 -1 1
  P. Gaustad  12:14 0 0 -1 0
  M. Grier  13:32 0 0 0 1
  J. Hecht  16:13 1 0 +1 5
  A. Kotalik  12:07 0 1 0 4
  T. Lydman  23:01 0 0 0 0
  J. McKee  16:58 0 0 -1 0
  T. Numminen  16:50 0 0 +1 0
  J. Pominville  12:03 1 0 -1 3
  T. Pyatt  8:14 0 0 -1 3
  D. Roy  18:08 0 0 0 1
  H. Tallinder  21:57 0 0 0 0
  T. Vanek  14:38 1 0 0 2
 Penalty Summary
 1st Period
 Boston holding - 2 min 2:06, J. Langfeld
 Boston hooking - 2 min 10:11, G. Murray
 Boston tripping - 2 min 15:01, N. Boynton
 2nd Period
 Buffalo holding - 2 min 1:32, J. McKee
 Buffalo interference with goaltender - 2 min 4:14, T. Vanek
 Buffalo diving - 2 min 10:48, D. Briere
 Boston tripping - 2 min 10:48, D. Tanabe
 Boston holding - 2 min 10:58, N. Boynton
 Buffalo interference - 2 min 18:12, H. Tallinder
 3rd Period
 Buffalo hooking - 2 min 2:58, R. Fitzpatrick
 Buffalo high sticking - 2 min 9:43, D. Briere
 Boston roughing - 2 min 9:43, N. Boynton
 Buffalo hooking - 2 min 12:30, R. Fitzpatrick
 Boston interference - 2 min 12:49, B. Leetch

Updated on Tuesday, Mar 7, 2006 10:51 pm ET

 
  Game Winning Goal
J. Hecht J. Hecht
Buffalo Sabres
Scored at 16:09 of 2nd