Buffalo Sabres (9-5-2, third in the Atlantic Division) vs. Tampa Bay Lightning (7-5-2, sixth in the Atlantic Division)
Stockholm; Saturday, 1 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Buffalo visits the Tampa Bay Lightning after Sam Reinhart scored two goals in the Sabres' 3-2 loss to the Lightning.
The Lightning are 5-2-0 against Atlantic Division teams. Tampa Bay ranks sixth in the NHL averaging 5.8 assists per game, led by Victor Hedman with 0.7.
The Sabres are 3-1-0 in division games. Buffalo has given up nine power-play goals, killing 80% of opponent chances.
In their last meeting on Nov. 8, Tampa Bay won 3-2.
TOP PERFORMERS: Steven Stamkos leads the Lightning with five goals, adding nine assists and recording 14 points. Brayden Point has recorded six assists over the last 10 games for Tampa Bay.
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Jack Eichel leads the Sabres with seven goals and has 17 points. Reinhart has totaled four goals and three assists over the last 10 games for Buffalo.
LAST 10 GAMES: Sabres: 4-5-1, averaging 2.2 goals, 3.9 assists, 3.4 penalties and 6.8 penalty minutes while giving up 2.8 goals per game with a .916 save percentage.
Lightning: 5-4-1, averaging 2.8 goals, 5.1 assists, 4.6 penalties and 11 penalty minutes while giving up 3.3 goals per game with a .902 save percentage.
Lightning Injuries: None listed.
Sabres Injuries: None listed.