Bruins-Sabres Snapshots

In-game news, notes and numbers.

Sunday, 03.31.2013 / 7:01 PM Boston Bruins

BRUINS 21-8-4 (46 pts) vs SABRES 13-16-6 (32 pts)

6:30 pm - Pregame Snapshots: BOS at BUF

Matchup: The Bruins are 1-2 versus the the Sabres this season and will look to even up the series score tonight in Buffalo and will face a Sabres team that has scored. The Bruins will conclude their 5th of 6 sets of back-to-back with tonight's game

Starting Goaltenders: Rask (15-5-4, 2.02 GAA, .922 Save %) vs. Miller (11-14-5, 2.91 GAA, .911 Save %). Rask is 4-5-1 with a 2.71 GAA and .914 Save % in 12 career games against Buffalo. Miller is 24-7-7 with a 2.54 GAA and .918 Save % with one shutout in 38 career games against Boston.

Starting Goaltenders:Khudobin (6-3-0, 2.31 GAA, .916 Save %) vs. Enroth (2-2-1, 2.96 GAA, .908 Save %). Khudobin is 1-1-0 with a 2.54 GAA and .904 Save % in two career games against Buffalo. Enroth is 0-3-2 with a 4.00 GAA and .888 Save % in six career games against Boston.

Bruins vs Sabres Lifetime: The Bruins and Flyers are meeting for the 267th time today with the Bruins having a 121-108-29-8 record with the Sabres holding a 865-859 scoring advantage. In Buffalo, the Bruins hold a 48-65-15-6 with the Sabres holding a 475-383. Buffalo is just one of four teams (Minnesota, Montreal, Toronto) which has outscored the Bruins in their lifetime series.

Streaking: Nathan Horton comes into today's game against the Sabres riding a two-game point streak notching goals against Philadelphia on March 30 and Montreal on March 27.

Special Teams Battle:

Boston: PP: 14-for-92 (15.2%, 23rd NHL), PK: 104-for-115 (90.4%, 1st NHL)
Buffalo: PP: 17-for-126 (13.5%, 27th NHL), PK: 107-for-139 (77.0%, 27th NHL).

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