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Sabres snap seven-game skid with win over Jets

Rasmus Dahlin scored twice for the Buffalo Sabres, who won for the first time in eight games, 3-2 against the Winnipeg Jets at Canada Life Centre on Tuesday.

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Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen made 34 saves for Buffalo (9-15-4), and Tage Thompson and Victor Olofsson each had two assists.

Pierre-Luc Dubois had a goal and an assist for Winnipeg (13-10-5), and Connor Hellebuyck made 23 saves.

Dahlin scored the tiebreaking goal with 39 seconds remaining in the second period on a point shot to make it 3-2.

He scored a power-play goal at 7:14 of the first period to give the Sabres a 1-0 lead, before Dubois tied it 1-1 at 10:04.

Anders Bjork gave the Sabres a 2-1 lead at 11:30 of the second period before Nikolaj Ehlers tied it 2-2 at 12:36.

Jeff Skinner scored at 11:55 of the third period for the 4-2 final.

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