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|Sharp Leads Blackhawks Past Sabres
|CHICAGO (AP) -- Patrick Sharp scored his second goal of the game with 7:08 left in the third, powering the Chicago Blackhawks to a 4-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday.
Sharp rammed in a rebound off Tomas Kopecky's point-blank attempt, sending defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago to its first win at home this season after two losses. It was Sharp's fourth goal in two nights.
Marian Hossa and Dave Bolland also scored for the Blackhawks, who were outshot 41-21.
Drew Stafford, Paul Gaustad and Cody McCormick scored for the Sabres, whose winless streak reached five games (0-4-1).
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