Final OT

Series (Game 1 of 2)

Series tied 1-1

Game 1: Thursday, September 17th
Game 2: Monday, September 21st

Capitals 4

(1-0-0, 2 pts)

Sabres 3

(0-0-1, 1 pts)

7:00 PM ET, September 17, 2009

First Niagara Center, Buffalo, New York

1 2 3 OT T
WSH 1 0 2 14
BUF 0 0 3 03

Top Skaters

Player Summary

Buffalo Sabres
Jhonas Enroth0000
Marc-Andre Gragnani0000
Daniel Paille00-11
Drew Stafford0101
Thomas Vanek0102
Jason Pominville1003
Mike Kostka0102
Chris Butler01+11
Patrick Lalime0000
Clarke MacArthur10+12
Nathan Gerbe0101
Andrej Sekera00-11
Philip Gogulla01+10
Jochen Hecht00-12
Tyler Myers00+10
Tim Kennedy10+12
Mike Weber00-11
Tyler Ennis0001
Cody McCormick00-10
Derek Roy0003
No Scratches
Washington Capitals
Chris Clark0101
Nicklas Backstrom02-15
Brian Pothier1102
Brooks Laich00-13
Mike Knuble10-13
Karl Alzner00+11
Alexandre Giroux1002
Semyon Varlamov0000
Jeff Schultz0003
Chris Bourque01+12
Joe Finley0000
Sean Collins0000
Andrew Gordon01+11
John Carlson0001
Jay Beagle10+14
Tyler Sloan00-10
Brendan Morrison0101
Steve Pinizzotto0002
Anton Gustafsson0002
No Scratches

Goaltending Summary

Buffalo Sabres
Patrick Lalime7 shots, 6 saves; record: 0-0-0
Jhonas Enroth26 shots, 23 saves; record: 0-0-1
Washington Capitals
Semyon Varlamov23 shots, 20 saves; record: 1-0-0

* - A player receives a "plus" if he is on the ice when his Club scores an even-strength or shorthand goal. He receives a "minus" if he is on the ice for an even-strength or shorthand goal scored by the opposing Club. The difference in these numbers is considered the player's plus-minus statistic.