Buffalo Sabres defeat Boston Bruins, 2-1

BUFFALO — In the second period last night, just about everything went the Bruins’ way.

They barraged Ryan Miller with 24 shots. They executed clean breakouts, even cleaner entries, and ramped up the forechecking heat on the Buffalo defensemen. They netted the tying goal, courtesy of a Mark Recchi second effort that beat Miller over his blocker.

For all that, coach Claude Julien had the perfect view of Buffalo’s winning goal later in the period — ironically, one Tuukka R...