The Buffalo Sabres were officially eliminated from playoff contention on Saturday, following a 7-4 defeat to the Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Centre in Montreal.
Brendan Gallagher, Max Domi and Tomas Tatar all contributed to Montreal's offensive output with three-point nights. For Buffalo, Jack Eichel recorded his 26th goal of the season, which is a new career-high. Alex Nylander added a goal, giving him four points in three games, while Sam Reinhart snapped an 11-game scoreless drought with his 19th of the season.
Let's go inside the locker room to see what Eichel, Reinhart, Nylander and head coach Phil Housley had to say after the loss: