Toronto travels to Buffalo for division battle
Buffalo, New York; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Toronto visits Buffalo in a matchup of Atlantic Division teams at KeyBank Center.
The Sabres have gone 9-9-4 against division opponents. Buffalo has scored 38 power-play goals, converting on 18 percent of chances.
The Maple Leafs are 12-8-3 against Atlantic Division teams. Toronto has scored 259 goals and ranks fourth in the league averaging 3.6 goals per game. John Tavares leads the team with 40. In their last meeting on March 2, Toronto won 5-2. Tavares recorded a team-high two assists for the Maple Leafs in the victory.
LAST 10 GAMES: Maple Leafs: 4-5-1, averaging 3.2 goals, 5.8 assists, 2.2 penalties and 4.7 penalty minutes while giving up four goals per game with a .885 save percentage.
Sabres: 2-7-1, averaging two goals, 3.3 assists, 3.7 penalties and 8.2 penalty minutes while giving up 3.5 goals per game with a .900 save percentage.