Gameday: Pominville makes it 3-0 Sabres in first period

November 03, 2018 - 2:15 pm

Kyle Okposo opened the scoring in he first period just over five minutes in. The forward was able to settle down a bouncing puck as he skated along the right wing side in the offensive zone, and beat Craig Anderson with a slap shot from the face-off dot. The game's opening goal was assisted by Casey Nelson and Vladimir Sobotka.

Nearly a minute and a half later the blue and gold used a face-off win to create the second goal of the game and extend the lead to 2-0. A rebound hit Jeff Skinner in front of the net and then in. Skinner's eighth goal of the season was assisted by Jack Eichel and Jason Pominville.

Goal Summary

First Period

BUF: 5:04 - Kyle Okposo (4) (Casey Nelson, Vladimir Sobotka). 6:28 - Jeff Skinner (8) (Jack Eichel, Jason Pominville)
OTT: none

Penalty Summary

First Period

BUF: none
OTT: none

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