Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Patrick Kane's power-play goal late in the
second period proved to be the difference, as the Chicago Blackhawks edged the
Buffalo Sabres, 2-1, on Saturday at United Center.
Ben Smith scored once and Corey Crawford stopped 28-of-29 shots for the
defending Stanley Cup champion Blackhawks, who earned consecutive victories
for the first time this season.
Drew Stafford netted the lone Buffalo goal, while Ryan Miller allowed both
goals on 40 shots for the Sabres, who remained winless through six games this
Buffalo hasn't gone this far into a season without a win since opening the
1999-2000 season with five losses and two ties.
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