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Darling sets NHL record, Sabers lose first game to Flame

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CalgaryRasmus Darling He became the first defenseman in NHL history to score in all of the first four games of a season in the Buffalo Sabers’ 6-3 victory over the Calgary Flames at the Scotiabank Saddledome on Thursday.

Darling is also just the second defenseman in Sabers history to have a four-game scoring streak at any point in the season, after Phil Howsley (November 22-30, 1988).

“I don’t know what’s going on,” Darling said. ”It’s crazy.

alex touch Scored his first NHL hat-trick Vinny Hinostroza 3 assists for the Sabers in the first two wins of a four-game road trip (3-1-0). Eric Comrie 40 saves.

“That’s the style of hockey we want to play,” Tuch said. It’s true, we’re trying to play as simple as possible and we’re just going. Anytime.

VIDEO: BUF@CGY: Tough Scores 3 Goals Against Flames

Andrew Manjapane, Trevor Lewis When Nikita Zadrov The Flames scored (3-1-0). Jacob Markstrom Made 9 saves on 12 shots before being substituted at the start of the second period Dan Vladarmade 17 saves.

“No team should be taken lightly, that’s a certainty in this league,” Manjapane said. “I just came in and I think we have to prepare better and I don’t think any team should be taken lightly because they will stab you.”

Manjapane scored 4:21 into the first period to put Calgary up 1-0. Dylan Cozens It was 6:34 when he tapped the puck on the goal line to tie it 1-1, chasing his own rebound from Deke.

Darling set an NHL record by defeating Mark Strom’s low blocker with a wrist shot from the slot, putting Buffalo ahead 2–1 with 10:49.

“There aren’t many players in the league who work harder than him on and off the ice,” Touch said. “He’s really young and one of the most mature hockey players I’ve ever played with, both on and off the ice. Everyone follows suit.Everyone else wants to get out.Doing the right thing with him.I can’t believe what he brought to this team.Honestly,he doesn’t get enough credit in this league.

Video: BUF@CGY: Darling scores in 4th straight game

Casey Mittelstadt Scoring shorthanded with a backhand under the crossbar to extend the Sabers lead to 3-1 at 13:10, Tuff scored 46 seconds into the second period on the first shot Vlader faced. I made it 4-1. Tuff has scored 4 goals in his 3rd straight game.

Lewis overtook Comrie on a broken play at the top of the crease and cut it to 4–2 at 19:58, while Zadrov scored the short side on the screen at 1:09 to make it 4–3.

“I have to give them credit. They played a great game and responded well.” Nazem Kadri Said. “We scored one early in the third period and obviously they responded with a goal. So we have to tip the caps, but it was a little too easy for them to break through the neutral zone tonight. We .”

Tuff was shot by Vladar’s blocker on a 5:41 power play for a 5-3 lead and reentered the empty net for a 6-3 final at 18:35.

“For some reason, when we have to score, he always scores,” Darling said. I’m very happy to have him. He did a great job tonight. Cheer up, Tucky.”

Note: Touch became the first New York (Syracuse)-born player to score a hat-trick for Buffalo. … JJ Peterka Assist Darling’s goal to tie the Sabers’ rookie record with a 4-game point streak (2 goals, 2 assists) to open the season. Victor Olofsson They also had a four-game streak of points to start the 2019-20 season. …flame coach Darryl Sutter coached him in his 1,401st NHL game and tied with Wilson in his 9th Ron in NHL history. …Fire Defenseman Noah Hannifin Missed due to unexplained injury. … Sabers Defenseman Henri Jokiharju He left the game at 4:59 of the first period after hitting a wrist shot to the face. There were no updates.