Final

Series (Game 1 of 1)

Buffalo leads 1-0

Game 1: Tuesday, September 27th
Sabres5Final
Maple Leafs2

Sabres 5

(4-1-0, 8 pts)

Maple Leafs 2

(1-4-0, 2 pts)

7:30 PM ET, September 27, 2005

Air Canada Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

1 2 3 T
BUF 1 3 15
TOR 1 0 12

Top Skaters

Buffalo 5, Toronto 2

TORONTO (AP) -- Chris Drury scored the first of Buffalo's four power-play goals in the Sabres' 5-2 preseason victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday night.

Daniel Briere, Jason Pominville, Paul Gaustad and Taylor Pyatt also scored for the Sabres (5-1-0). Chad Kilger and Mariusz Czerkawski scored for the Maple Leafs (2-4-0).

Buffalo went 4-for-12 with the man advantage, while Toronto was 1-for-8.

Toronto's Eric Lindros missed his second straight game because of a strained ribcage.

The Maple Leafs received seven straight minor penalties at one point, leading to two Buffalo goals.

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