'They failed to score on the power play. They had trouble with the penalty kill. But all of that didn’t matter as Derek Roy’s second goal of the game enabled the Sabres to earn a 6-5 come-from-behind victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Mellon Arena Friday night.'
Archives for September 29, 2007
Penguins fall to Buffalo in home exhibition finale (Pittsburgh Tribune Review)
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'Pittsburgh's Evgeni Malkin had an apparent tying-goal waved off when referees ruled that time had expired.'
'Roy also had a pair of assists for the Sabres, who won their final three preseason games. Thomas Vanek, Brian Campbell, Henrik Tallinder and Marek Zagrapan also scored for Buffalo, which ended the preseason with a 4-2 mark.'
'Roy had a four-point night and has a total of 10-points in the past two games.'
‘The Buffalo Sabres won their third game of the exhibition season in dramatic fashion. After 59 minutes of a seesaw battle and with the score knotted at 5-5, the Sabres hottest center continued to light-up the opposition.’
'Roy's second goal came with just 28 seconds left in regulation to lift the Sabres to their second straight preseason victory.'