Boyes scores in regulation and shootout, Panthers beat the Sabres 2-1
Summary of 3 articles · Updated Jan 10, 2014
- Brad Boyes scored in regulation and the shootout, lifting the Florida Panthers over the Buffalo Sabres 2-1 Thursday night. Boyes also scored in regulation, while Tim Thomas made 23 saves and was perfect in the shootout for Florida, which won on the road for the first time since Dec. 19. - After hitting goal posts all night, Brad Boyes and the Florida Panthers at last got a friendly bounce in the shootout. The winner meant extra for Boyes against his former teammate Enroth. Tim Thomas made 23 saves and was perfect in the shootout for Florida, which won on the road for the first time since Dec. 19. The Panthers carried much of the play, outshooting Buffalo 35-24, but the sound of puck on metal was on a loop. Jamie McBain scored for Buffalo, whose new general manager Tim Murray got a closeup view of the tough rebuilding job ahead of him and special adviser Craig Patrick, introduced earlier Thursday by team President Pat LaFontaine.