The Buffalo Sabres blanked the Colorado Avalanche Thursday night 2-0.
Robin Lehner had 23 saves in the nets for the Sabres to earn the shutout win. Evander Kane and Sam Reinhart scored for Buffalo. Reinhart’s goal was the game winner on the power play in the second period. Kane added the insurance goal with 4:14 left in the game. With the win the Sabres moved to within three points of Toronto for the final Eastern Conference wild-card spot.