Lucas Raymond plays OT hero as Red Wings nip Sabres

Lucas Raymond scored 26 seconds into overtime to give the Detroit Red Wings a 3-2 win over the visiting Buffalo Sabres on Saturday.Raymond skated into the Sabres’ zone and fired a wrist shot from the top of the left face-off circle that beat Buffalo goalie Dustin Tokarski between the legs.Detroit has defeated Buffalo in overtime in both matchups this season. The Red Wings also won their second straight overall and improved to 7-2-2 at home.Buffalo lost for the fifth time in its last six games and is now 2-5-2 on the road.The Sabres opened the scoring with 14:55 remaining in the second period on a goal by Dylan Cozens. Brett Murray entered the zone and fed a pass into the slot to Cozens, who tipped the puck into an open net to make it 1-0.Detroit responded, scoring two goals in a span of 1:19 to take a 2-1 lead.First, Carter Rowney scored with 10:04 left in the second when he banged home a loose puck among a pile of players in front of the Buffalo goal to tie the game at 1-1.Then with 8:45 remaining in the second, Pius Suter made it 2-1 when he put home a rebound off a point shot by Moritz Seider.

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