Steven Stamkos (Credit: Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)
Buffalo, NY (Sports Network) - Steven Stamkos lit the lamp and added an assist while Mathieu Garon stopped 26 shots as the Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Buffalo Sabres, 2-1.
Steve Downie also scored for Tampa Bay, which had lost three of its last four games coming in.
Jason Pominville supplied the lone goal for the Sabres, who had their three- game winning streak snapped. Ryan Miller made 26 saves in the loss.
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