At Buffalo, N.Y.
Ottawa 2 0 3-5
Buffalo 1 1 0-2
First Period-1, Ottawa, Fisher 2, 4:32 (sh). 2, Ottawa, Alfredsson 7 (Corvo, Spezza), 7:54 (pp). 3, Buffalo, Afinogenov 3 (Vanek, Kalinin), 10:55. Penalties-Preissing, Ott (tripping), 2:51; Heatley, Ott (cross-checking), 5:56; Kalinin, Buf (hooking), 7:24; Connolly, Buf (interference), 7:43; Comrie, Ott (tripping), 17:24.
Second Period-4, Buffalo, Lydman 2 (Pominville), 8:45. Penalties:Roy, Buf (holding), 1:38; Preissing, Ott (hooking), 6:30; Kotalik, Buf (high-sticking), 9:34; Phillips, Ott (holding), 12:29; Hecht, Buf (cross-checking), 15:46.
Third Period-5, Ottawa, Saprykin 1 (McAmmond), 7:41. 6, Ottawa, Spezza 6 (Redden, Alfredsson), 15:48 (pp). 7, Ottawa, McAmmond 3 (Heatley), 19:47 (en). Penalty-Roy, Buf (tripping), 14:49.
Shots on Goal-Ottawa 11-13-10-34. Buffalo 7-8-5-20.
Power-play opportunities-Ottawa 2 of 6; Buffalo 0 of 5.
Goalies-Ottawa, Emery 9-2 (20 shots-18 saves). Buffalo, Miller 8-4 (33-29).
A-18,690 (18,690). T-2:22.
Referees-Bill McCreary, Brad Watson. Linesmen-Greg Devorski, Jean Morin.

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