Foligno's 2 goals lift Sabres over Jackets
September 17, 2013
By The Associated Press
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Marcus Foligno scored two goals, and the Buffalo Sabres beat a Columbus Blue Jackets split squad 3-1 in a preseason game on Tuesday night.
Mikhail Grigorenko also scored for Buffalo (2-0). Ryan Miller stopped eight of nine shots in just over 30 minutes. Matt Hackett stopped all nine shots he faced.
R.J. Umberger had the lone goal for Columbus (1-1).
Foligno redirected in Tyler Myers' slap shot for his first goal at 19:55 of the opening period. He gave the Sabres a 2-1 lead with 5:09 left in the second after stealing the puck in the Columbus end.
Sergei Bobrovsky played the first two periods for the Blue Jackets and made 13 saves on 15 shots.
Umberger poked in a loose puck near the crease to make it 1-1 at 4:29 of the second.
Grigorenko finished the scoring at 9:23 of the third when he capitalized on a giveaway by Columbus goalie Mike McKenna.
Copyright 2018 by STATS LLC and Associated Press.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written
consent of STATS LLC and Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
6-1 +525 L4 Days, 11-2 L13 Totals
7-1 L8 G-Plays, 11-5 L16 Totals
2-0 Last Night, 48-25 L73 Run
6-0 Totals, 4-1 Picks, +2,481 TY
6-2 +444 L8, 10-4 +656 Streak
+2,935 Net Profits This Year
12-6 L18 Over/Under Plays
+1,267 Overall This Season
10-6 L16, +1,336 Guarantees TY
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 20%
off Daily Pick packages, SAVE 10%
off a Live Odds Pro subscription, and receive access to up to 1,000
Member Plays each month!