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The Buffalo Sabres need to pick up some wins in a hurry as they pursue the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. The Sabres hope to earn two points as they continue their postseason push against the Columbus Blue Jackets. Buffalo squandered a two-goal lead in a 2-2 tie with the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday.
The Sabres are five points behind the eighth-place New York Islanders, who lost at home to Carolina on Saturday. Both teams have four games remaining.
“It’s tough to not get the two points,” Sabres forward Mike Grier said. “Now we’re pretty much going to have to win them all and still get at least another two losses from the Islanders. We had some chances.”
Chris Drury and J.P. Dumont scored for the Sabres, 7-2-1-3 in their last 13 games. Martin Biron made 37 saves for the Sabres, including five in overtime when the Penguins enjoyed a power play.
The Sabres hope to convert their opportunities Monday against a Blue Jackets team that has won four in a row.Columbus has been reduced to the role of spoiler, and the Blue Jackets certainly did their best to hurt the Nashville Predators’ push for their first-ever playoff berth.
Tyler Wright scored 2:03 into overtime, and the Blue Jackets beat Nashville 3-2 Saturday night for their fourth straight victory.
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