Power play boost
With Sam Reinhart‘s power play goal on Saturday night, the Buffalo Sabres reached new heights on special teams.
Here’s a look at the power play for Buffalo over the last decade:
The Sabres are near the top of the league in their actual number of power play goals (39). Tampa Bay leads with 42.
Buffalo rank 20th in the league in the number of power play opportunities with just 164. Compare that to the Lightning, which lead the NHL with 200 opportunities.