2000-01 Buffalo Sabres Game-by-Game Results

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 46-30-5-1 - 98 points
Finishing 2nd in the NHL's Northeast Division
Postseason: 7-6
Lost NHL conference semi-finals
Conference Quarter-Finals - Defeated Philadelphia Flyers 4-2
Conference Semi-Finals - Lost to Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3
Coach: Lindy Ruff (46-30-5, 1 OTL)
Location: Buffalo, New York
2000-01 Buffalo Sabres Statistics
2000-01 Buffalo Sabres Roster

The Buffalo Sabres of the National Hockey League ended the 2000-01 season with a record of 46 wins and 30 losses (and 1 overtime losses) and 5 ties for 98 points, finishing second in the NHL's Northeast Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 7-6.

The Sabres surrendered 184 goals, fewest in the league. Buffalo netted 218 goals. Miroslav Satan scored 29 goals for the team and accounted for 33 assists. Dominik Hasek earned 37 wins for the squad and a team-best 2.11 goals against average, leading goaltenders with enough qualifying appearances.

Lindy Ruff coached the team. The 2000-01 Buffalo Sabres lost in the NHL conference semi-finals.

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Regular Season Goals For: 218
Regular Season Goals Against: 184

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 5, 2000 Chicago Blackhawks 2 at Buffalo Sabres 4 W 1-0-0-0 0-0-0-0 1-0-0-0
October 7, 2000 Los Angeles Kings 3 at Buffalo Sabres 5 W 2-0-0-0 0-0-0-0 2-0-0-0
October 13, 2000 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Edmonton Oilers 3 L 2-0-0-0 0-1-0-0 2-1-0-0
October 14, 2000 Buffalo Sabres 0 at Vancouver Canucks 4 L 2-0-0-0 0-2-0-0 2-2-0-0
October 17, 2000 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Montreal Canadiens 4 L 2-0-0-0 0-3-0-0 2-3-0-0
October 20, 2000 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim 2 at Buffalo Sabres 2 T 2-0-1-0 0-3-0-0 2-3-1-0 OT
October 21, 2000 Buffalo Sabres 4 at Detroit Red Wings 5 L 2-0-1-0 0-4-0-0 2-4-1-0 OT
October 25, 2000 Carolina Hurricanes 1 at Buffalo Sabres 4 W 3-0-1-0 0-4-0-0 3-4-1-0
October 27, 2000 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 at Buffalo Sabres 2 W 4-0-1-0 0-4-0-0 4-4-1-0
October 28, 2000 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Chicago Blackhawks 1 W 4-0-1-0 1-4-0-0 5-4-1-0
November 3, 2000 Montreal Canadiens 4 at Buffalo Sabres 5 W 5-0-1-0 1-4-0-0 6-4-1-0
November 4, 2000 Buffalo Sabres 0 at Philadelphia Flyers 3 L 5-0-1-0 1-5-0-0 6-5-1-0
November 9, 2000 New York Islanders 0 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 6-0-1-0 1-5-0-0 7-5-1-0
November 11, 2000 Buffalo Sabres 4 at New Jersey Devils 0 W 6-0-1-0 2-5-0-0 8-5-1-0
November 13, 2000 Calgary Flames 2 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 7-0-1-0 2-5-0-0 9-5-1-0 OT
November 15, 2000 Dallas Stars 2 at Buffalo Sabres 2 T 7-0-2-0 2-5-0-0 9-5-2-0 OT
November 17, 2000 Minnesota Wild 1 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 8-0-2-0 2-5-0-0 10-5-2-0
November 18, 2000 Buffalo Sabres 1 at St. Louis Blues 4 L 8-0-2-0 2-6-0-0 10-6-2-0
November 22, 2000 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at Buffalo Sabres 1 L 8-1-2-0 2-6-0-0 10-7-2-0
November 24, 2000 New York Rangers 2 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 9-1-2-0 2-6-0-0 11-7-2-0
November 25, 2000 Buffalo Sabres 5 at Montreal Canadiens 3 W 9-1-2-0 3-6-0-0 12-7-2-0
November 28, 2000 Buffalo Sabres 1 at Ottawa Senators 3 L 9-1-2-0 3-7-0-0 12-8-2-0
December 1, 2000 Pittsburgh Penguins 6 at Buffalo Sabres 4 L 9-2-2-0 3-7-0-0 12-9-2-0
December 2, 2000 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Pittsburgh Penguins 2 W 9-2-2-0 4-7-0-0 13-9-2-0
December 5, 2000 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Montreal Canadiens 2 W 9-2-2-0 5-7-0-0 14-9-2-0
December 7, 2000 New Jersey Devils 2 at Buffalo Sabres 5 W 10-2-2-0 5-7-0-0 15-9-2-0
December 8, 2000 Buffalo Sabres 2 at New York Rangers 5 L 10-2-2-0 5-8-0-0 15-10-2-0
December 12, 2000 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Boston Bruins 0 W 10-2-2-0 6-8-0-0 16-10-2-0
December 15, 2000 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Carolina Hurricanes 5 L 10-2-2-0 6-9-0-0 16-11-2-0
December 16, 2000 Florida Panthers 2 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 11-2-2-0 6-9-0-0 17-11-2-0
December 20, 2000 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Washington Capitals 2 T 11-2-2-0 6-9-1-0 17-11-3-0 OT
December 21, 2000 Washington Capitals 3 at Buffalo Sabres 1 L 11-3-2-0 6-9-1-0 17-12-3-0
December 23, 2000 San Jose Sharks 2 at Buffalo Sabres 5 W 12-3-2-0 6-9-1-0 18-12-3-0
December 26, 2000 Pittsburgh Penguins 5 at Buffalo Sabres 3 L 12-4-2-0 6-9-1-0 18-13-3-0
December 29, 2000 Ottawa Senators 0 at Buffalo Sabres 2 W 13-4-2-0 6-9-1-0 19-13-3-0
December 30, 2000 Buffalo Sabres 2 at New York Islanders 0 W 13-4-2-0 7-9-1-0 20-13-3-0
January 1, 2001 Boston Bruins 4 at Buffalo Sabres 3 L 13-5-2-0 7-9-1-0 20-14-3-0
January 3, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 1 at Toronto Maple Leafs 1 T 13-5-2-0 7-9-2-0 20-14-4-0 OT
January 5, 2001 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 at Buffalo Sabres 3 T 13-5-3-0 7-9-2-0 20-14-5-0 OT
January 6, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Nashville Predators 0 W 13-5-3-0 8-9-2-0 21-14-5-0
January 9, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 1 at San Jose Sharks 2 L 13-5-3-0 8-10-2-0 21-15-5-0
January 11, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Los Angeles Kings 3 L 13-5-3-0 8-11-2-0 21-16-5-0
January 12, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 4 at Mighty Ducks of Anaheim 0 W 13-5-3-0 9-11-2-0 22-16-5-0
January 16, 2001 Tampa Bay Lightning 1 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 14-5-3-0 9-11-2-0 23-16-5-0
January 19, 2001 Florida Panthers 0 at Buffalo Sabres 1 W 15-5-3-0 9-11-2-0 24-16-5-0
January 20, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 0 at Toronto Maple Leafs 2 L 15-5-3-0 9-12-2-0 24-17-5-0
January 23, 2001 Columbus Blue Jackets 2 at Buffalo Sabres 1 L 15-6-3-0 9-12-2-0 24-18-5-0
January 26, 2001 Boston Bruins 2 at Buffalo Sabres 1 L 15-7-3-0 9-12-2-0 24-19-5-0
January 27, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 2 at New York Islanders 1 W 15-7-3-0 10-12-2-0 25-19-5-0
January 31, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Florida Panthers 5 L 15-7-3-0 10-13-2-0 25-20-5-0
February 1, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Tampa Bay Lightning 4 L 15-7-3-0 10-14-2-0 25-21-5-0
February 6, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 6 at New York Rangers 3 W 15-7-3-0 11-14-2-0 26-21-5-0
February 7, 2001 New York Islanders 1 at Buffalo Sabres 2 W 16-7-3-0 11-14-2-0 27-21-5-0 OT
February 10, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Ottawa Senators 1 W 16-7-3-0 12-14-2-0 28-21-5-0 OT
February 11, 2001 Montreal Canadiens 4 at Buffalo Sabres 3 L 16-8-3-0 12-14-2-0 28-22-5-0
February 13, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 4 at Atlanta Thrashers 5 L 16-8-3-0 12-15-2-0 28-23-5-0
February 15, 2001 Atlanta Thrashers 1 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 17-8-3-0 12-15-2-0 29-23-5-0
February 17, 2001 New Jersey Devils 1 at Buffalo Sabres 5 W 18-8-3-0 12-15-2-0 30-23-5-0
February 19, 2001 Ottawa Senators 0 at Buffalo Sabres 2 W 19-8-3-0 12-15-2-0 31-23-5-0
February 22, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 1 at New Jersey Devils 0 W 19-8-3-0 13-15-2-0 32-23-5-0
February 23, 2001 Phoenix Coyotes 7 at Buffalo Sabres 3 L 19-9-3-0 13-15-2-0 32-24-5-0
February 25, 2001 Tampa Bay Lightning 4 at Buffalo Sabres 5 W 20-9-3-0 13-15-2-0 33-24-5-0
February 27, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 4 at Ottawa Senators 1 W 20-9-3-0 14-15-2-0 34-24-5-0
March 1, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 0 at Philadelphia Flyers 2 L 20-9-3-0 14-16-2-0 34-25-5-0
March 3, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Colorado Avalanche 2 W 20-9-3-0 15-16-2-0 35-25-5-0 OT
March 4, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 1 at Dallas Stars 4 L 20-9-3-0 15-17-2-0 35-26-5-0
March 6, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Boston Bruins 1 W 20-9-3-0 16-17-2-0 36-26-5-0
March 9, 2001 Edmonton Oilers 4 at Buffalo Sabres 0 L 20-10-3-0 16-17-2-0 36-27-5-0
March 14, 2001 New York Rangers 3 at Buffalo Sabres 6 W 21-10-3-0 16-17-2-0 37-27-5-0
March 16, 2001 Vancouver Canucks 2 at Buffalo Sabres 4 W 22-10-3-0 16-17-2-0 38-27-5-0
March 17, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Washington Capitals 2 W 22-10-3-0 17-17-2-0 39-27-5-0
March 20, 2001 Toronto Maple Leafs 0 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 23-10-3-0 17-17-2-0 40-27-5-0
March 21, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 0 at Carolina Hurricanes 1 L 23-10-3-0 17-18-2-0 40-28-5-0
March 24, 2001 Carolina Hurricanes 1 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 24-10-3-0 17-18-2-0 41-28-5-0
March 26, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 4 at Atlanta Thrashers 0 W 24-10-3-0 18-18-2-0 42-28-5-0
March 27, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 1 at Pittsburgh Penguins 4 L 24-10-3-0 18-19-2-0 42-29-5-0
March 30, 2001 Atlanta Thrashers 0 at Buffalo Sabres 4 W 25-10-3-0 18-19-2-0 43-29-5-0
April 1, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 4 at Tampa Bay Lightning 2 W 25-10-3-0 19-19-2-0 44-29-5-0
April 2, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 5 at Florida Panthers 3 W 25-10-3-0 20-19-2-0 45-29-5-0
April 4, 2001 Boston Bruins 3 at Buffalo Sabres 2 L 25-11-3-0 20-19-2-0 45-30-5-0
April 6, 2001 Washington Capitals 1 at Buffalo Sabres 2 W 26-11-3-0 20-19-2-0 46-30-5-0
April 8, 2001 Philadelphia Flyers 2 at Buffalo Sabres 1 L 26-12-3-0 20-19-2-0 46-31-5-0
April 11, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Philadelphia Flyers 1 W 0-0-0 1-0-0 1-0-0
April 14, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 4 at Philadelphia Flyers 3 W 0-0-0 2-0-0 2-0-0 OT
April 16, 2001 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at Buffalo Sabres 2 L 0-1-0 2-0-0 2-1-0
April 17, 2001 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at Buffalo Sabres 4 W 1-1-0 2-0-0 3-1-0 OT
April 19, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 1 at Philadelphia Flyers 3 L 1-1-0 2-1-0 3-2-0
April 21, 2001 Philadelphia Flyers 0 at Buffalo Sabres 8 W 2-1-0 2-1-0 4-2-0
April 26, 2001 Pittsburgh Penguins 3 at Buffalo Sabres 0 L 2-2-0 2-1-0 4-3-0
April 28, 2001 Pittsburgh Penguins 3 at Buffalo Sabres 1 L 2-3-0 2-1-0 4-4-0
April 30, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 4 at Pittsburgh Penguins 1 W 2-3-0 3-1-0 5-4-0
May 2, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 5 at Pittsburgh Penguins 2 W 2-3-0 4-1-0 6-4-0
May 5, 2001 Pittsburgh Penguins 2 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 3-3-0 4-1-0 7-4-0 OT
May 8, 2001 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Pittsburgh Penguins 3 L 3-3-0 4-2-0 7-5-0 OT
May 10, 2001 Pittsburgh Penguins 3 at Buffalo Sabres 2 L 3-4-0 4-2-0 7-6-0 OT


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