Series (Game 1 of 1)
Buffalo leads 1-0
(1-0-1, 3 pts)
(2-1-0, 4 pts)
7:00 PM ET, September 19, 2009
Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Michigan
DETROIT -- Derek Roy and Thomas Vanek scored 2:21 apart in the third period to lift the Buffalo Sabres to a 3-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday night.
Paul Gaustad added an empty-net goal and Ryan Miller stopped 42 shots for Buffalo.
Johan Franzen scored for Detroit and Jimmy Howard made 17 saves.