Alex Killorn scored a tiebreaking goal midway through the third period; Ben Bishop made 30 saves; and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the visiting Detroit Red Wings, 3-1, on Friday night.
Tampa Bay has outscored opponents by 90-59 during the third period.
Devils 3, Sabres 1 - Steve Bernier scored twice, including the 100th of his career, in leading New Jersey to the win in Buffalo.
Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban was fined $3,000 for diving in a game against Ottawa, his third such infraction in three months.
He paid up after getting warnings twice in January for diving against Tampa Bay and the New York Rangers.