The Buffalo Sabres squeaked out a win over the Minnesota Wild, 5 to 4, in a shootout on February 5.

Final

MIN

Wild

26-22-5

4

BUF

Sabres

26-20-6

5

Team

MIN

BUF

1

0

1

2

3

2

3

1

1

SO

0

1

Total

4

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MIN

BUF

Sabres

Evan Rodrigues (PP) assisted by Rasmus Ristolainen and Jack Eichel

0

1

2nd period

MIN

BUF

Wild

Jared Spurgeon (EV) assisted by Mikael Granlund and Jason Zucker

1

1

Sabres

C.J. Smith (EV) assisted by Sam Reinhart

1

2

Sabres

Rasmus Dahlin (PP) assisted by Jack Eichel and Casey Mittelstadt

1

3

Wild

Jared Spurgeon (EV) assisted by Luke Kunin and Ryan Suter

2

3

Wild

Charlie Coyle (EV) assisted by Luke Kunin and Greg Pateryn

3

3

3rd period

MIN

BUF

Sabres

Sam Reinhart (EV) assisted by Jake McCabe

3

4

Wild

Zach Parise (EV) assisted by Charlie Coyle and Ryan Suter

4

4