Sabres-Capitals Sum

Buffalo 0 2 0-2

Washington 2 1 1-4

First Period-1, Washington, Backstrom 6 (Semin, Laich), 12:31

(pp). 2, Washington, Bradley 2 (Chimera, Alzner), 17:04.

Second Period-3, Washington, Steckel 3 (Chimera, Bradley), 2:45.

4, Buffalo, Roy 9 (Vanek, Connolly), 12:07 (pp). 5, Buffalo,

Leopold 5 (McCormick, Niedermayer), 12:55.

Third Period-6, Washington, Semin 14, 19:56 (en).

Shots on Goal-Buffalo 8-15-10-33. Washington 11-9-9-29.

Goalies-Buffalo, Miller. Washington, Neuvirth. A-18,398

(18,398). T-2:22.