Lightning hold off Sabres

Ryan Malone scored the game-winning goal late 3, at First Niagara Center.

Steven Stamkos, Vincent Lecavalier and Nate Thompson also lit the lamp for the Lightning, who have won three straight games, including both ends of a home- and-home series with Buffalo after a 3-0 shutout on Saturday.

Thomas Vanek, Brad Boyes and Nathan Gerbe scored for Buffalo, which got 19 saves from Ryan Miller.