Jhonas Enroth made 29 saves to lift the Buffalo Sabres to a 2-1 win over the Calgary Flames on Friday night.
Enroth, making his third start of the season, was steady throughout to improve to 12-3-2 in his career. He had his scoreless string of 107:39 snapped when Calgary's Alex Tanguay scored early in the third period.
Making his second straight appearance after relieving ineffective starter Ryan Miller in Wednesday's loss to Philadelphia, Enroth's best saves came on consecutive chances from in tight by Flames forwards Matt Stajan and Tom Kostopoulos with 5 minutes to go in the first period.
Drew Stafford and Nathan Gerbe scored for the Sabres (7-5-0), who won for just the second time in their last six games.
Backup Henrik Karlsson, making his third start of the season, finished with 42 saves for Calgary (5-6-1). The Flames have lost two of three, and failed to build on Thursday's 4-1 win in Detroit.
Gerbe upped Buffalo's lead to 2-0 with his third of the season just 1:45 into ...