Sabres Survivor-Game Three-Round Five vs NJ (11/16/11)
Sabres Survivor Rules
-Pick a Sabre who you believe will score a point in tonights game. If you believe the Sabres will be shutout, you may select a shutout as your pick. If you are correct, you live on. If that Sabre is held off the scoresheet, or if you pick shutout and are incorrect, you've been voted off the island. However, If all remaining players in the Survivor Game are eliminated giving us no winner based on points. A series of tiebreakers will be used to determine the winner of that Survivor Game. The tiebreaker order is as follows: Most Shots on Goal. Best +/- rating. Most PIM.Most TOI.
-You can pick a player a maximum of 2 times in one game, but never consecutively.
EX Roy,Roy NO. Roy,Vanek,Roy YES. Roy,Vanek,Roy,Vanek,Roy NO.
-Shootout goals will not be counted as points. The player you choose must record a point in regulation time or in the 5 minute overtime for it to be counted
-If the Sabres are shutout, and nobody has picked a shutout for that game, the game continues on.The picks made for the game in which the Sabres were shutout apply to the next Sabres game. However, If a shutout occurs and a shutout was picked by a contestant than all contestants with player picks are eliminated.
-You can pick the same Sabre as someone else did for any given game as long as you have not used that Sabre twice already.
-Make your picks carefully. If you choose a Sabre who doesn't play in that game, you are eliminated due to that Sabre scoring 0 points in that game.
-Once a Survivor game has started, nobody else can join in until that game has declared a winner.
- Picks must be made a before puck drop of that hockey game.
-If the thread for the next round of an ongoing Survivor game has not been posted at least 5 hours before puck drop on game day, all selections for that game are to be posted in the previous game's Survivor thread. (Ex. Make picks for Round Two in Round One thread if no Round Two thread is up)
-LAST MAN OR WOMAN STANDING WINS
Two Habs goals in the second frame had Buffalo heading for a second straight loss as they found themselves down 2-0 after two. However, goals from Pominville and Roy would even the score and the Sabres would grab the bonus point in the shootout. Enroth remains undefeated at 6-0 for the season. Buffalo is now 5-2-0 in November
Next up for the Sabres (11-6-0,22pts) are the New Jersey Devils (8-7-1,17pts). This is the first of four meetings this season between the two teams. Buffalo looks to make it two in a row and six wins out of seven games as they head into action against New Jersey. Meanwhile, the Devils come to town fresh off of a 4-3L in Boston Tuesday night. Can the Devils come to town and take two points or will the Sabres keep going strong in November with another victory?
Vanek leads the team with 11 goals.
Pominville leads the team with 14 assists.
Vanek leads the team with 22 points.