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NHL Matchup - Tampa Bay at Buffalo

Tampa Bay Lightning (31-17-7-4) at Buffalo Sabres (27-26-6-1), 8 p.m.
Records
2003-04 Head-to-head record Tampa Bay 2-0 (1-0 at TB; 1-0 at Buf)
2002-03 Head-to-head-record Tied 1-1-2 (Buf 1-0-1 at TB; 0-1-1 at Home)
2001-02 Head-to-head-record Buffalo 3-0-1 (1-0-1 at TB; 2-0 at Buf)
2000-01 Head-to-head record Buffalo 3-1 (1-1 at TB; 2-0 at Buf)
Home Record Tampa Bay 16-7-4-2; Buffalo 16-10-4-1
Away Record Tampa Bay 15-10-3-2; Buffalo 11-16-2-0
Record vs. Northeast Division Tampa Bay 6-6-2-0
Record vs. Southeast Division Buffalo 8-6-1-0
Record vs. Eastern Conference Tampa Bay 25-14-5-0; Buffalo 18-19-6-1
2003-2004 Meetings
11/22 - Tampa Bay, 2-1 (at TB)
12/06 - Tampa Bay, 3-1 (at Buf)
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 is unbeaten (3-0-1) after winless in the last eight meetings.
Note - Buffalo is 6-3-3 in the last 12 meetings.
Note - Buffalo is 9-4-3 in the last 16 and 15-7-3 in the last 25 meetings.
Note - Buffalo is 18-7-4 in the last 29 meetings.
Note - Tampa Bay is unbeaten (2-0-1) in its last three at Buffalo.
Note - Tampa Bay is 2-6-1 in its last nine and 3-10-1 in its last 14 at Buffalo
Note - Tampa Bay snapped a five-game series home winless streak on 11/22/03.
Note - Buffalo is winless (0-1-1) in its last two at Tampa Bay.
Note - Buffalo is 3-1-2 in its last six at Tampa Bay.
Note - Buffalo is 4-2-2 in its last eight at Tampa Bay.
Note - These two teams are 4-4-2 in the last 10 meetings at Tampa Bay.
Note - Buffalo is 12-4-3 in its last 19 at Tampa Bay.
Note - Tampa Bay is 4-0-1-1 in its last six games.
Note - Tampa Bay is 10-1-1-1 in its last 13 and 15-2-1-3 in its last 21 games.
Note - TB has won five of seven and nine of its last 13 road games
Note - TB has trailed on the road after one period only four times this season.
Note - Buffalo is 8-1-1 in its last 10 and 9-2-1 in its last 12 games.
Note - Buffalo is 5-1-1 in its last seven and 10-2-3 in its last 15 home games.
Tampa Bay last five games Buffalo last five games
02/10 - T vs. Toronto, 4-4 ot 02/10 - W vs. San Jose, 2-1
02/12 - W vs. Montreal, 5-3 02/13 - W vs. Los Angeles, 8-3
02/14 - W vs. Florida, 3-2 02/14 - W at Toronto, 6-4
02/17 - W vs. Philadelphia, 5-2 02/16 - W vs. Atlanta, 7-2
02/19 - L at St. Louis, 3-4 ot 02/18 - T vs. Florida, 1-1 ot

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