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NHL Matchup - Buffalo at Tampa Bay

Buffalo Sabres (33-29-10) at Tampa Bay Lightning (32-32-7), 7:30 p.m.
2011-12 Head-to-head record Tampa Bay 3-0 (2-0 at Buf; 1-0 at TB)
2010-11 Head-to-head record Tied 2-2 (1-1 at Buf; 1-1 at TB)
2009-10 Head-to-head record Buffalo 4-0 (2-0 at Buf; 2-0 at TB)
2008-09 Head-to-head record Tied 2-2 (1-1 at Buf; 1-1 at TB)
Home Record: Buffalo 18-11-8; Tampa Bay 21-13-2
Away Record: Buffalo 15-18-2; Tampa Bay 11-19-5
Record vs. Southeast Division: Buffalo 7-9-2
Record vs. Northeast Division: Tampa Bay 7-9-0
Record vs. Eastern Conference: Buffalo 23-23-9; Tampa Bay 24-25-5
2011-2012 Meetings
10/22 - Tampa Bay, 3-0 (at TB)
10/25 - Tampa Bay, 4-3 (at Buf)
02/11 - Tampa Bay, 2-1 (at Buf)
2010-2011 Meetings
11/20 - Tampa Bay, 2-1 (at Buf)
12/18 - Tampa Bay, 3-1 (at TB)
02/08 - Buffalo, 7-4 (at TB)
04/05 - Buffalo, 4-2 (at Buf)
2009-2010 Meetings
10/24 - Buffalo, 3-2 so (at TB)
01/06 - Buffalo, 5-3 (at Buf)
03/18 - Buffalo, 6-2 (at TB)
03/27 - Buffalo, 7-1 (at Buf)
2008-2009 Meetings
10/30 - Tampa Bay, 5-2 (at Buf)
12/06 - Buffalo, 4-3 (at TB)
12/10 - Buffalo, 4-2 (at Buf)
01/21 - Tampa Bay, 5-3 (at TB)
2007-2008 Meetings
10/27 - Buffalo, 4-3 ot (at TB)
01/29 - Buffalo, 4-2 (at TB)
02/20 - Buffalo, 4-3 ot (at Buf)
03/19 - Buffalo, 7-4 (at Buf)
2006-2007 Meetings
11/20 - Buffalo, 7-2 (at Buf)
12/05 - Buffalo, 4-1 (at TB)
01/13 - Tampa Bay, 3-2 (at Buf)
03/16 - Buffalo, 3-2 (at TB)
2005-2006 Meetings
10/13 - Buffalo, 4-3 so (at TB)
12/23 - Buffalo, 4-1 (at TB)
01/05 - Buffalo, 3-1 (at Buf)
03/09 - Buffalo, 8-5 (at Buf)
2003-2004 Meetings
11/22 - Tampa Bay, 2-1 (at TB)
12/06 - Tampa Bay, 3-1 (at Buf)
02/20 - Buffalo, 4-3 ot (at Buf)
03/18 - Tampa Bay, 3-1 (at TB)
2002-2003 Meetings
11/27 - Tied, 1-1 ot (at Buf)
02/23 - Buffalo, 4-1 (at TB)
03/09 - Tied, 1-1 ot (at TB)
03/14 - Tampa Bay, 4-2 (at Buf)
2001-2002 Meetings
11/02 - Buffalo, 4-1 (at Buf)
01/25 - Buffalo, 4-1 (at Buf)
03/17 - Tied, 2-2 ot (at TB)
04/07 - Buffalo, 5-3 (at TB)
Game Notes
Note - Tampa Bay has won three straight after losing the last two meetings.
Note - Tampa Bay has won five of the last seven meetings.
Note - Buffalo has won six of 11 and eight of the last 14 meetings.
Note - Buffalo has won 13 of 20 and 19 of the last 27 meetings.
Note - Buffalo has lost two of its last three at Tampa Bay.
Note - Buffalo has won three of five and 10 of its last 13 at Tampa Bay.
Note - Buffalo is 13-5-2 in its last 20 at Tampa Bay.
Note - Tampa Bay has won two straight and three of its last four at Buffalo.
Note - Tampa Bay has lost four of its last seven at Buffalo.
Note - Tampa Bay has lost six of 10 and 10 of its last 15 at Buffalo.
Note - Tampa Bay is 7-16-1 in its last 24 at Buffalo.
Buffalo last five games Tampa Bay last five games
03/08 - L at Boston, 1-3 03/08 - L at Washington, 2-3 (OT)
03/10 - W at Ottawa, 4-3 (SO) 03/10 - L vs. Carolina, 2-4
03/12 - W vs. Montreal, 3-2 (OT) 03/13 - W vs. Boston, 6-1
03/14 - L vs. Colorado, 4-5 (SO) 03/15 - L vs. Toronto, 1-3
03/17 - L at Florida, 2-3 (SO) 03/17 - L vs. St. Louis, 1-3

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