Sabres shutout by Tampa Bay, finish November with 3 wins

Buffalo falls to the Lightning 2-0.

Buffalo Sabres goalie Robin Lehner (40) makes a glove save during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Vancouver Canucks, Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – For the second time in as many games, the Sabres have been shutout by their opponent.

This time it was the Atlantic division leading Lightning doing the honors, topping Buffalo 2-0.

Tampa Bay owns the league’s best power play record, and they added to it in the first period on a score from Mikhail Sergachev. The Lightning’s second score on the night was credited to Dan Girardi in the second period.

Despite the loss, Buffalo out shot Tampa Bay 34-26 with seven of the blue and gold’s shots coming from Evander Kane.

The Sabres finish the month of November 3-8-2. They open the December state against Pittsburgh on Friday.

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