SCHEDULE FOR TODAY
- 9:00 a.m.: Sabres game-day skate (open to the public)
- 3:00 p.m.: Arena doors open
- 5:00 p.m.: Game Time
ARENA INFO FOR TODAY'S GAME
- Tonight is the first meeting of the year between the Sabres and the Predators.
- Last year, Buffalo won the lone meeting between the two teams, 1-0.
- The Sabres will be wearing their blue home jerseys for tonight's game with the Predators.
- Country recording artist Sarah Darling will be performing the national anthems prior to the game and hosting a pre-game meet & greet inside HSBC Arena.
- Stop by The Sabres Store or merchandise stands and Save 20% Off all Sabres Jerseys. Take advantage of many other merchandise specials.
- Last game's Sabres Alumni 50/50 raffle was for $9,078. Don't forget to purchase your tickets. Tickets are sold up to the end of the second period.
GAME NOTES FOR TODAY'S GAME
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- THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW…
Final game of a four-game home stand; 2-1-0 so far… The Sabres are 20-10-4 since Jan. 1… The Sabres are now 8-3-2 since Terry Pegula became the new owner on Feb. 22… Buffalo is 9-5-2 against the West this season… The Sabres have sold out seven straight home games, and 17 this season… Ryan Miller is the 8th goaltender ever to win 30 games in six straight seasons… Buffalo has only beaten the Predators at home once: Feb. 27/08… Brad Boyes has more career goals (10) against Nashville than any other team… Tyler Ennis has nine points (5+4) in the last nine games… Mike Weber has five points (0+5) in the last three games… The Sabres haven’t lost consecutive games since Feb. 18-20.
- MILLER’S 30
Yesterday’s 8-2 win vs. Atlanta was Ryan Miller’s 30th win of the season. Miller became the eighth goaltender in NHL history to post six consecutive 30-win seasons. The other seven are Brodeur (12), Roy (8), Esposito (7), Plante (6), Turco (6), Lundqvist (6) and Kiprusoff (6).
- NIEDERMAYER ON FIRE
Last night, Rob Niedermayer matched a career high with two goals. He notched two goals and scored the game-winner for first time since Mar. 31/09 (ANA @ EDM). Niedermayer now has 15 career two-goal games.
- SCORING AT WILL
The Sabres scored a season-high eight goals last night. It was the first time they scored eight or more since Jan. 27/09 (10-2 win @ EDM). Seven Sabres were credited with two or more points in the win.
- SECOND-HALF SURGE
-The Sabres scored 104 goals through the first 41 games of the season. Through the first 30 games of the second half, they have already scored 94, putting them on pace to net 128 in the final 41 games.
-Nathan Gerbe had one goal in the first 41 games and has scored nine so far in the second half.
-Paul Gaustad had three goals in the first half and already has seven in the second half
Have an idea for a song that you want to hear at a Sabres game? Let us know what it is by sending us a tweet. Send us a message at @SabresDotCom
with a hashtag of #SABRETUNES before 12:00 p.m. on a game day and we'll try to get it into the playlist for that night's game.
|SABRES WARM-UP TUNES |
|All songs chosen by players for warm-ups. |
|1. ||Kanye West ||Power |
|2. ||Eminem ||Cinderella Man |
|3. ||A Day to Remember |
|All I Want |
|4. ||Rise Against |
|TUNES FOR TONIGHT |
|Keep an ear out for these songs at tonight's game. |
|1. ||U2 |
|2. ||Spirit of the West |
|Home for Rest |
|3. ||Flogging Molly |
|Seven Deadly Sins |
|FAN TUNES FOR TONIGHT |
|These songs were chosen by the fans for tonight's game. |
|1. ||Green Day - 21 Guns |
|2. ||Dropkick Murpheys - Hang'em High |
|3. ||Arcade Fire - Wake Up |