MSG to replay best Sabres games of 2012-13by jmaloni
The Buffalo Sabres and MSG Networks have announced plans to air a series of the best games of the Sabres' 2012-13 season. MSG will replay nine Sabres telecasts from the 2012-13 season in a two-hour, condensed format beginning on July 1 and running through Aug. 26. The games will air on MSG in the Buffalo and Rochester markets and will air on MSG Plus in the Syracuse market.
Below is a full list of the Sabres telecasts that will be rebroadcast this summer on MSG:
Air date: Monday, July 1, 8 p.m. Buffalo at Tampa Bay (from Feb. 26)
The Sabres snapped a four-game losing streak by beating one the league's best offensive units. Ryan Miller made 30 saves, including 26 in the final two periods.
Air date: Monday, July 8, 8 p.m. Buffalo at Florida (Feb. 28)
The Sabres opened with an explosive offensive attack, scoring three goals in the first period and outlasting the Panthers in an exciting shootout victory. Nathan Gerbe scored his first two goals of the season and Miller had another strong performance after turning away 40 shots.
Air date: Monday, July 15, 8 p.m. Buffalo vs. New Jersey (March 2)
A physical, back-and-forth afternoon game that saw three lead changes and a combined 38 penalty minutes.
Air date: Monday, July 22, 8 p.m. Buffalo vs. New York Rangers (March 12)
Jhonas Enroth made 32 saves and earned his first win since Nov. 26, 2011. Marcus Foligno ended his scoring drought with two goals to give the Sabres their first back-to-back home wins of the season.
Air date: Monday, July 29, 8 p.m. Buffalo at Montreal (March 19)
Steve Ott scored two goals, including the game-winning goal in overtime, and Enroth earned his second consecutive win with a 32-save performance.
Air date: Mon., Aug. 5, 8 p.m. Buffalo vs. Toronto (March 21)
The Sabres overcame an early two-goal deficit to beat the Leafs in the final matchup of the season between the two rivals.
Air date: Monday, Aug. 12, 8 p.m. Buffalo at Montreal (March 23)
Thomas Vanek returned from an injury and scored two goals to help the Sabres ride a season-high three-game win streak.
Air date: Monday, Aug. 19, 8 p.m. Buffalo at Pittsburgh (April 23)
Miller recorded 40 saves and Vanek had another two-goal game to help the Sabres snap the Pens' seven-game win streak.
Air date: Monday, Aug. 26, 8 p.m. Buffalo vs. New York Islanders (April 26)
Playing in the 500th game of his career, Miller turned away 30 shots to help the Sabres win their final game of the 2012-13 season.