W2W4: Carolina at Buffalo

Hurricanes (61 points) at Sabres (38 points) -- 7 p.m.

  • Carolina is 1-0-0 vs. Buffalo this season and has won its past four games against the Sabres.

  • The Sabres have scored the least goals in the first period (25) in the NHL. The Hurricanes are second to last in the league. (29)

  • Buffalo lost it's last four games before the Olympic break, getting outscored 18-6.

  • Cody Hodgson has just one assist in his past five games.

  • The Hurricanes were 2-3-0 in their last five games before the break.

  • Eric Staal has one goal in his last five games.

Information courtesy of TSN's Kevin Gibson