The Rangers jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the first period on goals by Boo Nieves and Jesper Fast and never looked back, en route to a 6-2 win over the Sabres.
Vladislav Namestnikov had two goals, including going back-to-back with Pavel Buchnevich within eight seconds of each other to put the game out of Buffalo's reach in the third period. >> Box score
- 4:09 NYR Boo Nieves; Assists: Brendan Smith
- 14:03 NYR Jesper Fast; Assists: Vladislav Namestnikov, Tony DeAngelo
- 0:53 BUF Jeff Skinner; Assists: Jason Pominville
- 1:51 NYR Jimmy Vesey; Assists: Pavel Buchnevich, Kevin Hayes
- 16:56 BUF Jeff Skinner (Power Play); Assists: Sam Reinhart, Rasmus Dahlin
- 15:59 NYR Pavel Buchnevich; Assists: KevinHayes, Kevin Shattenkirk
- 16:07 NYR Vladislav Namestnikov
- 19:02 NYR Vladislav Namestnikov (ENG)
The Rangers continue their road trip when they head to Pittsburgh to face the Penguins on Sunday at 12:30 p.m.