Sabres rally late to beat Canucks 4-3 in shootout
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) >> Jeff Skinner and Sam Reinhart rallied Buffalo with goals late in the third period, Jack Eichel and Casey Mittelstadt scored in the shootout and the Sabres beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 on Saturday.
With goalie Carter Hutton pulled for an extra attacker, Skinner got Buffalo within 3-2 with 2:27 left in the third, and Reinhart tied it 40 seconds later. Nathan Beaulieu also scored, and Rasmus Ristolainen and Rasmus Dahlin each had two assists in the Sabres’ second straight overtime win.
Carter Hutton made 36 saves and stopped two shots in the shootout, including a final denial moments after Mittelstadt’s goahead score.
Loui Eriksson had a goal and an assist for the Canucks, who are