The Tampa Bay Lightning emerged victorious over the Buffalo Sabres, 7 to 5, on April 6, 2018.

Final

BUF

Sabres

25-44-12

5

TBL

Lightning

54-23-4

7

Team

BUF

TBL

1

2

3

2

3

1

3

0

3

Total

5

7

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

BUF

TBL

Lightning

Anthony Cirelli (EV) assisted by Yanni Gourde

0

1

Sabres

Casey Mittelstadt (PP) assisted by Evan Rodrigues and Marco Scandella

1

1

Lightning

Nikita Kucherov (EV) unassisted

1

2

Sabres

Alexander Nylander (EV) assisted by Rasmus Ristolainen and Brendan Guhle

2

2

Lightning

Yanni Gourde (EV) assisted by Alex Killorn

2

3

2nd period

BUF

TBL

Lightning

Dan Girardi (EV) assisted by Ondrej Palat and Nikita Kucherov

2

4

Sabres

Jason Pominville (EV) assisted by Evan Rodrigues and Brendan Guhle

3

4

Sabres

Jordan Nolan (EV) assisted by Johan Larsson

4

4

Sabres

Kyle Okposo (PP) assisted by Ryan O'Reilly and Jack Eichel

5

4

3rd period

BUF

TBL

Lightning

Anthony Cirelli (EV) assisted by Alex Killorn and Mikhail Sergachev

5

5

Lightning

Brayden Point (EV) assisted by Yanni Gourde and Alex Killorn

5

6

Lightning

Victor Hedman (EV-EN) assisted by Andrei Vasilevskiy

5

7