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New Jersey Skates Past Buffalo 2-1 - Recap

The Devils beat Buffalo 2-1 on Saturday, earning a victory backstopped by Nico Daws's 24 saves.

Bettors who backed the Devils were rewarded as -183 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 6.0.

Pavel Zacha, and Nico Hischier each scored for the Devils in the victory. Hischier opened the scoring for New Jersey.

Nico Daws turned in a 24-save effort for the Devils.

Buffalo got a goal from Dylan Cozens in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Buffalo got a 37-stop effort from Dustin Tokarski in the loss.

On the power play, New Jersey went 1-for-3, while the Sabres were 1-for-2 with the man advantage.

New Jersey outshot Buffalo 39-25 in the game.

New Jersey looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Flames. The Sabres will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Tampa Bay.