Sabres beat Hurricanes 5-2 in preseason game
Johan Larsson had two goals to lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 5-2
preseason victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday
Defenseman Brayden McNabb added a goal and two assists for the
Sabres, who improved to 3-0 in exhibition play.
Buffalo scored the last four goals. McNabb’s left point shot was
deflected by Larsson past Carolina goaltender Anton Khudobin at the
18:36 mark of the second, tying it at 2, and Cody Hodgson scored
off a Thomas Vanek pass to give Buffalo a 3-2 lead in the
Zach Boychuk and Chris Terry scored for Carolina (0-2). Radek
Dvorak had two assists, and Khudobin made 24 saves.
Buffalo goaltender Ryan Miller stopped 34 shots.