The Buffalo Sabres plays the first of two games in two nights as it heads to Philadelphia to meet the Flyers at the Wells Fargo Center (7 p.m., MSG, 550 AM). On Friday, the Sabres host Montreal.
Follow our team's updates and observations, along with those from other select accounts, below.
See several additional posts on today's matchup here at [BN] Hockey, and check back following the game for our "Quick hits" report and more.
Be sure to review everything a Sabres fan needed to know heading into the season in our special NHL Preview section.