2011-12 Buffalo Sabres Game-by-Game Results

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 39-32-11 (SO: 7-7) - 89 points
Finishing 3rd in the NHL's Northeast Division
Coach: Lindy Ruff (39-32, 11 OTL)
Location: Buffalo, New York
2011-12 Buffalo Sabres Statistics
2011-12 Buffalo Sabres Roster

The Buffalo Sabres of the National Hockey League ended the 2011-12 season with a record of 39 wins and 32 losses (and 11 overtime losses), with a 7-7 showing in shootouts for 89 points, finishing third in the NHL's Northeast Division.

The Sabres netted 218 goals and allowed 230. Jason Pominville scored 30 goals for Buffalo and accounted for 43 assists. Ryan Miller earned 31 wins in front of the net for the squad and a team-best 2.55 goals against average, leading goaltenders with enough qualifying appearances.

Lindy Ruff coached the team.

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Regular Season Goals For: 218
Regular Season Goals Against: 230

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 7, 2011 Anaheim Ducks 1 at Buffalo Sabres 4 W 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 at Helsinki, Finland
October 8, 2011 Buffalo Sabres 4 at Los Angeles Kings 2 W 1-0-0 1-0-0 2-0-0 at Berlin, Germany
October 14, 2011 Carolina Hurricanes 4 at Buffalo Sabres 3 L 1-1-0 1-0-0 2-1-0
October 15, 2011 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Pittsburgh Penguins 2 W 1-1-0 2-0-0 3-1-0
October 18, 2011 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Montreal Canadiens 1 W 1-1-0 3-0-0 4-1-0
October 20, 2011 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Florida Panthers 0 W 1-1-0 4-0-0 5-1-0
October 22, 2011 Buffalo Sabres 0 at Tampa Bay Lightning 3 L 1-1-0 4-1-0 5-2-0
October 25, 2011 Tampa Bay Lightning 4 at Buffalo Sabres 3 L 1-2-0 4-1-0 5-3-0
October 27, 2011 Columbus Blue Jackets 2 at Buffalo Sabres 4 W 2-2-0 4-1-0 6-3-0
October 29, 2011 Florida Panthers 3 at Buffalo Sabres 2 L 2-3-0 4-1-0 6-4-0
November 2, 2011 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at Buffalo Sabres 2 L 2-4-0 4-1-0 6-5-0
November 4, 2011 Calgary Flames 1 at Buffalo Sabres 2 W 3-4-0 4-1-0 7-5-0
November 5, 2011 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Ottawa Senators 2 W 3-4-0 5-1-0 8-5-0 SO
November 8, 2011 Winnipeg Jets 5 at Buffalo Sabres 6 W 4-4-0 5-1-0 9-5-0 OT
November 11, 2011 Ottawa Senators 1 at Buffalo Sabres 5 W 5-4-0 5-1-0 10-5-0
November 12, 2011 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Boston Bruins 6 L 5-4-0 5-2-0 10-6-0
November 14, 2011 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Montreal Canadiens 2 W 5-4-0 6-2-0 11-6-0 SO
November 16, 2011 New Jersey Devils 5 at Buffalo Sabres 3 L 5-5-0 6-2-0 11-7-0
November 18, 2011 Buffalo Sabres 1 at Carolina Hurricanes 0 W 5-5-0 7-2-0 12-7-0
November 19, 2011 Phoenix Coyotes 4 at Buffalo Sabres 2 L 5-6-0 7-2-0 12-8-0
November 23, 2011 Boston Bruins 4 at Buffalo Sabres 3 L 5-6-1 7-2-0 12-8-1 SO
November 25, 2011 Buffalo Sabres 1 at Columbus Blue Jackets 5 L 5-6-1 7-3-0 12-9-1
November 26, 2011 Washington Capitals 1 at Buffalo Sabres 5 W 6-6-1 7-3-0 13-9-1
November 29, 2011 New York Islanders 2 at Buffalo Sabres 1 L 6-7-1 7-3-0 13-10-1
December 2, 2011 Detroit Red Wings 4 at Buffalo Sabres 1 L 6-8-1 7-3-0 13-11-1
December 3, 2011 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Nashville Predators 2 W 6-8-1 8-3-0 14-11-1
December 7, 2011 Philadelphia Flyers 5 at Buffalo Sabres 4 L 6-8-2 8-3-0 14-11-2 OT
December 9, 2011 Florida Panthers 1 at Buffalo Sabres 2 W 7-8-2 8-3-0 15-11-2 OT
December 10, 2011 New York Rangers 4 at Buffalo Sabres 1 L 7-9-2 8-3-0 15-12-2
December 13, 2011 Ottawa Senators 3 at Buffalo Sabres 2 L 7-9-3 8-3-0 15-12-3 OT
December 16, 2011 Toronto Maple Leafs 4 at Buffalo Sabres 5 W 8-9-3 8-3-0 16-12-3
December 17, 2011 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Pittsburgh Penguins 8 L 8-9-3 8-4-0 16-13-3
December 20, 2011 Buffalo Sabres 1 at Ottawa Senators 4 L 8-9-3 8-5-0 16-14-3
December 22, 2011 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Toronto Maple Leafs 3 L 8-9-3 8-6-0 16-15-3
December 26, 2011 Washington Capitals 2 at Buffalo Sabres 4 W 9-9-3 8-6-0 17-15-3
December 28, 2011 Buffalo Sabres 1 at New Jersey Devils 3 L 9-9-3 8-7-0 17-16-3
December 30, 2011 Buffalo Sabres 1 at Washington Capitals 3 L 9-9-3 8-8-0 17-17-3
December 31, 2011 Ottawa Senators 3 at Buffalo Sabres 2 L 9-9-4 8-8-0 17-17-4 SO
January 3, 2012 Edmonton Oilers 3 at Buffalo Sabres 4 W 10-9-4 8-8-0 18-17-4
January 6, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Carolina Hurricanes 4 L 10-9-4 8-9-0 18-18-4
January 7, 2012 Winnipeg Jets 2 at Buffalo Sabres 1 L 10-9-5 8-9-0 18-18-5 OT
January 10, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 0 at Toronto Maple Leafs 2 L 10-9-5 8-10-0 18-19-5
January 13, 2012 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 11-9-5 8-10-0 19-19-5
January 14, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 2 at New York Islanders 4 L 11-9-5 8-11-0 19-20-5
January 16, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 0 at Detroit Red Wings 5 L 11-9-5 8-12-0 19-21-5
January 18, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Chicago Blackhawks 6 L 11-9-5 8-13-0 19-22-5
January 19, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 1 at Winnipeg Jets 4 L 11-9-5 8-14-0 19-23-5
January 21, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 2 at St. Louis Blues 4 L 11-9-5 8-15-0 19-24-5
January 24, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 2 at New Jersey Devils 1 W 11-9-5 9-15-0 20-24-5 SO
January 31, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Montreal Canadiens 1 W 11-9-5 10-15-0 21-24-5
February 1, 2012 New York Rangers 1 at Buffalo Sabres 0 L 11-9-6 10-15-0 21-24-6 SO
February 4, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 4 at New York Islanders 3 W 11-9-6 11-15-0 22-24-6 SO
February 8, 2012 Boston Bruins 0 at Buffalo Sabres 6 W 12-9-6 11-15-0 23-24-6
February 10, 2012 Dallas Stars 2 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 13-9-6 11-15-0 24-24-6 SO
February 11, 2012 Tampa Bay Lightning 2 at Buffalo Sabres 1 L 13-10-6 11-15-0 24-25-6
February 14, 2012 New Jersey Devils 4 at Buffalo Sabres 1 L 13-11-6 11-15-0 24-26-6
February 16, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Philadelphia Flyers 7 L 13-11-6 11-16-0 24-27-6
February 17, 2012 Montreal Canadiens 4 at Buffalo Sabres 3 L 13-11-7 11-16-0 24-27-7 SO
February 19, 2012 Pittsburgh Penguins 2 at Buffalo Sabres 6 W 14-11-7 11-16-0 25-27-7
February 21, 2012 New York Islanders 1 at Buffalo Sabres 2 W 15-11-7 11-16-0 26-27-7
February 24, 2012 Boston Bruins 1 at Buffalo Sabres 2 W 16-11-7 11-16-0 27-27-7 SO
February 25, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 2 at New York Rangers 3 L 16-11-7 11-16-1 27-27-8 OT
February 29, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Anaheim Ducks 0 W 16-11-7 12-16-1 28-27-8
March 1, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 1 at San Jose Sharks 0 W 16-11-7 13-16-1 29-27-8
March 3, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 5 at Vancouver Canucks 3 W 16-11-7 14-16-1 30-27-8
March 5, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 1 at Winnipeg Jets 3 L 16-11-7 14-17-1 30-28-8
March 7, 2012 Carolina Hurricanes 2 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 17-11-7 14-17-1 31-28-8 OT
March 8, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 1 at Boston Bruins 3 L 17-11-7 14-18-1 31-29-8
March 10, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 4 at Ottawa Senators 3 W 17-11-7 15-18-1 32-29-8 SO
March 12, 2012 Montreal Canadiens 2 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 18-11-7 15-18-1 33-29-8 OT
March 14, 2012 Colorado Avalanche 5 at Buffalo Sabres 4 L 18-11-8 15-18-1 33-29-9 SO
March 17, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 2 at Florida Panthers 3 L 18-11-8 15-18-2 33-29-10 SO
March 19, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 7 at Tampa Bay Lightning 3 W 18-11-8 16-18-2 34-29-10
March 21, 2012 Montreal Canadiens 0 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 19-11-8 16-18-2 35-29-10
March 23, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 4 at New York Rangers 1 W 19-11-8 17-18-2 36-29-10
March 24, 2012 Minnesota Wild 1 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 20-11-8 17-18-2 37-29-10
March 27, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 5 at Washington Capitals 1 W 20-11-8 18-18-2 38-29-10
March 30, 2012 Pittsburgh Penguins 5 at Buffalo Sabres 3 L 20-12-8 18-18-2 38-30-10
March 31, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Toronto Maple Leafs 4 L 20-12-8 18-19-2 38-31-10
April 3, 2012 Toronto Maple Leafs 5 at Buffalo Sabres 6 W 21-12-8 18-19-2 39-31-10 OT
April 5, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 1 at Philadelphia Flyers 2 L 21-12-8 18-20-2 39-32-10
April 7, 2012 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Boston Bruins 4 L 21-12-8 18-20-3 39-32-11 SO


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