Kucherov posts goal, 3 assists as Lightning beat Sabres 5-3


              Buffalo Sabres left wing Victor Olofsson (71) takes down Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev (98) during the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
            
              Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Brandon Hagel (38) prepares to score past Buffalo Sabres goaltender Eric Comrie (31) during the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
            
              Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Brandon Hagel (38) celebrates his goal against the Buffalo Sabres with defenseman Nick Perbix (48) during the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
            
              Buffalo Sabres center Peyton Krebs (19) and Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Pierre-Edouard Bellemare (41) battle for a loose puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
            
              Buffalo Sabres goaltender Eric Comrie (31) makes a save on a shot by the Tampa Bay Lightning during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
            
              Buffalo Sabres left wing Victor Olofsson (71) breaks out ahead of teammate center Casey Mittelstadt (37) and Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Cole Koepke (45) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
            
              Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Brandon Hagel (38) tries to deflect the puck past Buffalo Sabres defenseman Lawrence Pilut (20) and goaltender Eric Comrie (31) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
            
              Buffalo Sabres right wing Alex Tuch (89) skates around Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Nicholas Paul (20) and right wing Corey Perry (10) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
            
              Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Brian Elliott (1) makes a save on a deflected shot by Buffalo Sabres center Dylan Cozens (24) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
            
              Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86) breaks past Buffalo Sabres defenseman Owen Power (25) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
            
              Tampa Bay Lightning center Brayden Point (21) scores past Buffalo Sabres goaltender Eric Comrie (31) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Nov. 5, 2022, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Kucherov posts goal, 3 assists as Lightning beat Sabres 5-3