Connect with us

Preview

Back in action

Sabres return from break with game against the Blues

⏰ 8 p.m.   ? MSG   ? WGR550

Buffalo returns to action against the St. Louis Blues tonight at 8 p.m. at the Enterprise Center after a four-day Christmas break.

Season series: 

This will be the first matchup of two this season between the Sabres and Blues. They will square off again in Buffalo on March 17th. Last season, Buffalo went winless against St. Louis with an 0-1-1 record.

Buffalo notes: 

The Sabres look to keep things rolling after a 3-0 blanking of the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday night. Jack Eichel and his top line will try to keep their hot season aflame against an ex-Sabre in Ryan O’Reilly. Look for Phil Housley to get his boys fired up in order to get the secondary scoring going.

St. Louis notes: 

After coming off of their own win against the Calgary Flames on Saturday, the Blues will be hungry for another victory in an otherwise disappointing season to date. With the O’Reilly trade over the summer, St. Louis thought they would turn into a contender. They certainly didn’t think they would be in 28th place after Christmas break. 

Click to comment

NHL Standings

TEAMGPRECPTS
Atlantic Division Leaders:
P8262-16-4128
X8249-24-9107
X8246-28-8100
Metropolitan Division Leaders:
Y8248-26-8104
X8248-27-7103
X8244-26-12100
Wild Card leaders:
X8246-29-799
X8247-31-498
-----------------------------------------
8244-30-896
8236-32-1486
8237-37-882
8232-36-1478
8233-39-1076
8232-40-1074
8231-41-1072
8229-47-664
TEAMGPRECPTS
Central Division Leaders:
Y8247-29-6100
X8247-30-599
X8245-28-999
Pacific Division Leaders:
Z8250-25-7107
X8246-27-9101
X8243-32-793
Wild Card leaders:
X8243-32-793
X8238-30-1490
-----------------------------------------
8239-35-886
8236-34-1284
8237-36-983
8235-36-1181
8235-37-1080
8235-38-979
8231-42-971