The Buffalo Sabres squeaked out a win over the New York Islanders, 4 to 3, on February 8, 2018.

Final

NYI

Islanders

26-23-6

3

BUF

Sabres

15-29-10

4

Team

NYI

BUF

1

0

2

2

1

1

3

2

1

Total

3

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NYI

BUF

Sabres

Jack Eichel (EV) assisted by Sam Reinhart and Casey Nelson

0

1

Sabres

Evan Rodrigues (EV) assisted by Marco Scandella and Sam Reinhart

0

2

2nd period

NYI

BUF

Sabres

Ryan O'Reilly (PP) assisted by Kyle Okposo and Rasmus Ristolainen

0

3

Islanders

John Tavares (EV) assisted by Thomas Hickey and Brock Nelson

1

3

3rd period

NYI

BUF

Islanders

Ross Johnston (EV) assisted by Cal Clutterbuck

2

3

Islanders

Anders Lee (PP) assisted by Josh Bailey and Nick Leddy

3

3

Sabres

Sam Reinhart (EV) assisted by Jack Eichel and Evan Rodrigues

3

4