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Bruins remain tied with Sabres after two

The Bruins had their chance at regaining the lead, but they enter the third period tied, 1-1, with the Sabres.

Boston had a 5-on-3 when Tyler Myers sent the puck over the glass in his own zone with Jochen Hecht already in the box, but the B’s failed to convert. They are now 0-for-3 on the night.

Zdeno Chara [1] had probably the Bruins’ best chance when his shot rang off Ryan Miller’s post early on in the period. Nathan Horton [2] had a slap shot stopped by the reigning Vezina winner in the period’s final minutes.

Myers appeared to be setting up a Sabres goal when he sent a puck across the net in front of Tuukka Rask [3] to Tyler Ennis. Though Ennis couldn’t handle the pass and allowed Rask time to get in position, Myers did draw a Patrice Bergeron [4] hooking penalty on the play.

The Bruins outshot Buffalo, 12-9 in the period and are being outshot, 27-26, in the game.