Sabres look to rebound in Ottawa after 8-3 blowout loss in Pittsburgh

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Last Game:
Ottawa: Dec 16 vs. Penguins-Senators Won 6-4

Buffalo: Dec 17 @ Penguins-Sabres Lost 8-3

Ottawa: 15-14-4
Buffalo: 16-13-3

Ottawa: 34
Buffalo: 35

Rank In Conference:
Ottawa: 10th
Buffalo: 8th

Power Play Ranking:
Ottawa: 16.7(T-17th)
Buffalo: 18.0(13th)

Penalty Kill Ranking:
Ottawa: 80.0(24th)
Buffalo: 83.8(9th)

Goals For:
Ottawa: 99(T-7th)
Buffalo: 87(13th)

Goals Against:
Ottawa: 114(T-29th)
Buffalo: 93(19th)

Shots For:
Ottawa: 1021(9th)
Buffalo: 938(19th)

Shots Against:
Ottawa: 1045(28th)
Buffalo: 1009(20th)

Blocked Shots:
Ottawa: 449(T-14th)
Buffalo: 398(26th)

Ottawa: 750(9th)
Buffalo: 558(29th)

Faceoff Percentage:
Ottawa: 49.5(T-18th)
Buffalo: 50.6(12th)

Team Leaders:

Ottawa: Michalek(19), Spezza(12), Foligno(10), Alfredsson(9), Smith and Greening(8)
Buffalo: Vanek(17), Adam and Pominville(10), Roy(7), Stafford(6)

Ottawa: Karlsson(27), Spezza(24), Gonchar(17), Alfredsson(12), Foligno(10)
Buffalo: Pominville(25), Vanek(17), Roy(14), Ehrhoff(13), Stafford(11), Adam(10)

Ottawa: Spezza(36), Karlsson(29), Michalek(25), Alfredsson(21), Foligno(20)
Buffalo: Pominville(35), Vanek(34), Roy(21), Adam(20), Stafford(17)

Ottawa: Condra(+6), Smith(+4), Regin, Winchester, Kuba(+3)
Buffalo: Gragnani(+11), Vanek, Hecht, Gerbe, Gaustad(+4), Sekera and Szczechura(+2)

Penalty Minutes:
Ottawa: Konopka(106), Neil(64), Smith(40), Foligno(37), Greening(24)
Buffalo: Gaustad(47), Kaleta(34), Vanek(30), McCormick(29), Roy and Stafford(28)

Ottawa: Karlsson(109), Spezza(101), Michalek(88), Greening(75), Alfredsson(74)
Buffalo: Vanek(104), Pominville(90), Stafford(81), Ehrhoff(75)

Blocked Shots:
Ottawa: Phillips(70), Kuba(52), Cowen(35), Lee(28), Condra and Gonchar(27)
Buffalo: Regehr(51), Sekera(46), Ehrhoff(41), Leopold(39)

Ottawa: Foligno(92), Cowen(81), Neil(74), Greening(64), Phillips(56)
Buffalo: Regehr(80), Gaustad(57), Kaleta(45), Stafford(34), Gerbe(31)

Face-Off Wins:
Ottawa: Spezza(391), Smith(213), Winchester(107), Konopka(78), Da Costa(65)
Buffalo: Roy(287), Gaustad(264), Pominville(96), Adam(91)

Today’s Starting Goaltender Matchup:
Ottawa: Craig Anderson 13-11-2 3.42 GAA .894 SV% 0 SO
Buffalo: Ryan Miller 8-6-2 3.12 GAA .902 SV% 1 SO

Last Meeting: Dec 13 @ Buffalo-Senators Won 3-2(OT)

Season Series: Sabres Lead 2-0-1
All-Time: Sabres Lead 70-47-11
All-Time @ OTT: Sabres Lead 33-22-7

Injury Report:
Ottawa: Kuba Upper Body(Probable), Michalek Concussion(Doubtful), Foligno Lower Body(Questionable), Gonchar Upper Body(Probable)
Buffalo: Myers Broken Wrist(IR/Out), Boyes Knee(IR/Out), Kaleta Groin(IR/Out), Gerbe Concussion(IR/Out), Leino Lower Body(IR/Out), Stuart Lower Body(Out at least 1 month), Vanek Upper Body(Probable), Hecht Lower Body(Questionable), Ennis Ankle(Out), Tropp Upper Body(Questionable)

Next 5 Games:
Dec 22 @ Toronto Maple Leafs 7:00PM(MSG HD)
Dec 26 vs. Washington Capitals 7:00PM(MSG HD, RIS HD, NHLN)
Dec 28 @ New Jersey Devils 7:00PM(MSG HD)
Dec 30 @ Washington Capitals 7:00PM(MSG HD)
Dec 31 vs. Ottawa Senators 7:00PM(MSG HD, CBC)

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