Buffalo Sabres Take on St. Louis Blues at KeyBank Center
The Buffalo Sabres are ready to take on the St. Louis Blues at KeyBank Center today, marking their second home game of the week. Fans are eager to see their team in action and are hoping for a win against the tough Blues.
Jake Neighbours Scores First Goal for St. Louis
The first period saw only one goal, scored by St. Louis’ Jake Neighbours on a power play opportunity. Neighbours, who has been on fire this season with 16 goals, capitalized on a rebound chance at the side of the net. His teammates Pavel Buchnevich and Robert Thomas assisted on the goal, giving the Blues a 1-0 lead. The Sabres’ Ryan Johnson was in the penalty box for slashing at the time.
Buffalo Fights Back in the Second Period
The Sabres came out strong in the second period, determined to even the score. Their efforts paid off early on, as Kyle Okposo found himself in the right place at the right time and scored a goal for Buffalo. Despite having two power play opportunities, the Sabres were unable to beat St. Louis’ goalie Joel Hofer. However, they managed to rack up 10 shots on goal in the period, showing their determination to win.