Tampa Lightning left winger Ondrej Palat scored the game winning goal with just 4:05 remaining to defeat the Buffalo Sabres and improve to 5-2 on their seven game homestand and 7-3-0 on the season. After the game Palat spoke about the goal, his comfort, and the end of the home stand.

Jon Cooper had nothing but good things to say about him after the game calling Palat’s goal a 100% work ethic goal.