Buffalo Sabres (6-0-1, 13PTS) @ Colorado Avalanche (4-3-0, 8PTS)
9:00 PM EST, Pepsi Center
Radio: WGR 550 (Buffalo)
Players to watch
Buffalo Sabres: Thomas Vanek (8G-3A-11P, 2PPG, 2SHG), Ales Kotalik (4G-3A-7P, 2PPG), Jason Pominville (2G-4A-6P), Derek Roy (1G-4A-5P), Clarke MacArthur (3G-1A-4P, 2PPG), Ryan Miller (5-0-0, 1.74 GAA, .935 sv%)
Colorado Avalanche: Milan Hejduk (6G-2A-8P, 3PPG), Ryan Smyth (4G-2A-6P, 2PPG), Paul Stastny (2G-9A-11P, 2PPG), Joe Sakic (2G-7A-9P), Cody McLeod (3G-0A-3P0
Buffalo Sabres: Four regular players remain out of the lineup, Tim Connolly, Paul Gaustad, Jochen Hecht and captain Craig Rivet...The Sabres have yet to lose a game in regulation in seven starts...Scored three times in less than five minutes to earn an overtime victory in Minnesota on Thursday...The overtime goal by Derek Roy was his first goal of the season...Thursday was the first time Ryan Miller allowed three or more goals in a game...The Wild third goal was credited to Brett Burns but Ryan Miller shot a clearing attempt into his own net.