Sabres 1, Sharks 0


‘With the win, Buffalo vaulted over idle Toronto and Tampa Bay to take over 10th place in the Eastern Conference with 66 points (29-27-8). They are now four back of the Winnipeg Jets who moved into eighth spot on Thursday with a 7-0 win over the Florida Panthers. The Sabres have two games in hand on the Jets, and the two teams will face off on Monday at the MTS Centre.’