Brandon Montour recorded two goals and an assist, but the Buffalo Sabres fell behind at the end of the first period and weren’t able to claw back in a 7-4 loss to the Ottawa Senators on Tuesday.
Montour put Buffalo ahead by a pair early on, but the Senators scored four goals late in the first period and never trailed again.
Kyle Okposo and Victor Olofsson also scored in the defeat at Canadian Tire Centre. Carter Hutton made 33 saves while Craig Anderson stopped 23 Buffalo shots.
Montour skated 21:23 with two shots in his second career three-point game – the first came on Dec. 12, 2018.
— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) February 19, 2020