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Sport Miller scores in OT to lift Canucks over Sabres 6-5

06:15  08 december  2019
06:15  08 december  2019 Source:   ap.org

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- J.T. Miller scored a power-play goal 3:21 into overtime to lift the Vancouver Canucks over the Buffalo Sabres 6 - 5 The Sabres thought they had scored in overtime, but the goal was disallowed because of a delayed penalty interference penalty to Henri Jokiharau.

Jack Eichel scored twice, and Rasmus Ristolainen potted the game-winner in overtime as the Sabres rallied from a two-goal deficit to win, 4-3.

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- If the Vancouver Canucks hope to still be playing hockey in the spring, they have to keep winning the close games now.

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Miller scores in OT to lift Canucks over Sabres 6 - 5 . The toy they'll lose their minds over for one day, play with occasionally for the next month and then shuffle under the bed with the rest of the forgotten fads.

Saturday was a nice start.

BOX SCORE: CANUCKS 6, SABRES 5 (OT)

J.T. Miller scored a power-play goal 3:21 into overtime to lift the Canucks over the Buffalo Sabres 6-5.

Buffalo's Marcus Johansson scored with 59 seconds left and his team's goalie pulled in the third period to tie it at 5, but Miller scored his 13th of the season off a pass from rookie defenseman Quinn Hughes in OT.

The Sabres thought they had scored in overtime, but the goal was disallowed because of a delayed penalty interference penalty to Henri Jokiharau. Miller scored on the ensuing power play.

"We have to stay in the present and worry about each game and try not to look too far ahead," Miller said. "If you worry about the present, take care of all the things you can control, it leads to success at the end of the year."

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J.T. Miller scored the game-winner in overtime and was one of seven Canucks with a two-point game, leading them past the Sabres at home, 6 - 5 .

Edler scores in OT , Miller returns in goal as Canucks beat Oilers 6 - 5 in season finale. Post to Facebook. Vancouver pulled to 2-1 with just over 6 minutes left in the first. In a quick tic-tac-toe passing play, Henrik Sedin dished to Edler, who found Daniel Sedin alone and the Swede scored to

Antoine Roussel and Josh Leivo had two goals each for the Canucks. Tyler Myers added a short-handed goal and an assist, while Jake Virtanen had two assists.

"We've talked about the same thing the last couple of weeks, staying with it no matter what happens during a game," Myers said. "We would have liked to have finished it off in 60 (minutes), but to do it in overtime was a good way for our group to keep playing the same way."

Roussel has three goals in two games after missing eight months with knee surgery. Leivo has four goals in his last four games.

Rookie Victor Olofsson had a goal and an assist for Buffalo, which battled back from deficits of 2-0, 3-2 and 5-3.

Kyle Okposo, Zemgus Girgensons and Rasmus Ristolainen also scored for the Sabres. Jack Eichel had three assists for a career-high points streak of 12 games (10 goals, 13 assists).

"I just felt like we shot ourselves in the foot a few times," Eichel said. "We kept battling through the adversity."

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Canucks goalie Ryan Miller was glad to get back in a game 22, Alex Edler scored 2:29 into overtime and Vancouver rallied to beat the Edmonton Oilers 6 - 5 on The Oilers opened the scoring at 9:45 of the first period when Linden Vey turned over the puck in his

NHL News. Miller scores in OT to lift Canucks over Sabres 6 - 5 . As the puck bounces off Senators goalie Anders Nilsson, Scott Laughton quickly picks it up and fires off a fast shot to score the go-ahead goal for the Flyers.

Thatcher Demko, making his second consecutive start, stopped 23 shots for the Canucks.

Buffalo goalie Carter Hutton made 24 saves.

Myers, who had gone 15 games without a point, scored his first goal as a Canuck at 4:51 of third period. Chris Tanev blocked a shot, and Tanner Pearson passed to Miller. He rushed into the Buffalo zone and passed to Myers, who had an open net for a 4-3 lead.

Roussel scored his second of the night a few minutes later off the rebound of Virtanen's shot.

Girgensons drew the Sabres close again at 12:05.

Buffalo scored three times in the second period, including goals 64 seconds apart, to tie the game 3-3 after 40 minutes.

"It turned into one hell of a hockey game for the people that were here," Sabres coach Ralph Krueger said. "But we didn't like the finish."

NOTES: The Sabres played 8:24 of the first period before managing a shot on net. ... The Canucks sent F Nikolay Goldobin, who has appeared in one game this season, to the AHL Utica Comets. ... The Canucks wore their gold, black and red flying V uniforms. ... Fs Jay Beagle (lower body) and Micheal Ferland (concussion) returned to the Vancouver lineup. ... F Brandon Sutter (groin) missed his 11th game. ... Hutton's last win was Oct. 22. ... Vancouver G Jacob Markstrom, who missed Tuesday's game to return to Sweden for his father's funeral, dressed as the backup.

UP NEXT

Sabres: Play at Edmonton on Sunday night.

Canucks: Host Toronto on Tuesday night.

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