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Buffalo Sabres Eastern Conference Atlantic Division
Matchup Preview • Buf vs. LA
Season Overview
Buffalo Sabres Los Angeles Kings
16-11 (15) Season Record (NHL Rk) 14-18 (27)
2 Division Rank 8
7 Conference Rank 15
10-3 Home Record 10-6
6-8 Away Record 4-12
6-4 Division Record 5-10
9-7-4 Conference Record 10-13-1
107 Goals For 90
103 Goals Against 111
Winless 1 Streak Won 1
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 198.9
Age Average 26.0
Oldest Carter Hutton (33)
Youngest Rasmus Dahlin (19)
Rookies 2
30 years old + 3
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 9
Free agency 4
Waivers 0
Trades 11
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 4025 games
GP Defensemen 2600 games
GP Goalies 285 games
Team Totals 7912 games
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 202.8
Age Average 27.6
Oldest Ilya Kovalchuk (36)
Youngest Blake Lizotte (22)
Rookies 3
30 years old + 8
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 14
Free agency 8
Waivers 0
Trades 2
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 5947 games
GP Defensemen 2174 games
GP Goalies 675 games
Team Totals 9441 games
Injuries
Hunwick, Matt Inactive injured reserve
Sobotka, Vladimir Knee surgery injured reserve
Thompson, Tage Shoulder injury injured reserve
Injuries
Forbort, Derek Back injury injured/non-roster list
Martinez, Alec Right wrist surgery injured reserve
Team Leaders
Goals Jack Eichel - 23
Assists Jack Eichel - 25
Points Jack Eichel - 48
Wins Linus Ullmark - 10
Plus/minus Jack Eichel - 14
Pen. minutes Rasmus Ristolainen - 28
Team Leaders
Goals Anze Kopitar - 13
Assists Anze Kopitar - 18
Points Anze Kopitar - 31
Wins Jonathan Quick - 9
Plus/minus Sean Walker - 5
Pen. minutes Kyle Clifford - 36
Who's Hot?
Rasmus Dahlin (D) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Henri Jokiharju (D) 2 pts in last 3 GP
Colin Miller (D) 2 pts in last 3 GP
Victor Olofsson (RW) 10 pts in last 7 GP
Sam Reinhart (RW) 4 pts in last 3 GP
Rasmus Ristolainen (D) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Linus Ullmark (G) 4-1-1, 2.49, .924 in last 6 GPI
Jimmy Vesey (RW) 3 pts in last 4 GP
Who's Not?
Carter Hutton (G) 0-2-3, 4.36, .861 in last 5 GPI
Kyle Okposo (RW) 0 pts in last 3 GP
Conor Sheary (RW) 0 pts in last 4 GP
Jeff Skinner (LW) 0 pts in last 4 GP
Who's Hot?
Drew Doughty (D) 5 pts in last 6 GP
Alex Iafallo (LW) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Matt Luff (RW) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Jonathan Quick (G) 2-0-1, 1.95, .936 in last 3 GPI
Matt Roy (D) 5 pts in last 5 GP
Tyler Toffoli (LW) 7 pts in last 4 GP
Sean Walker (D) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Who's Not?
Jack Campbell (G) 1-2-0, 3.03, .877 in last 3 GPI