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(Sports Network) - The Buffalo Sabres try to rebound from their first loss of the season tonight when they visit the Boston Bruins at TD Banknorth Garden.

On Saturday the Sabres lost a 5-4 shootout contest to Atlanta, ending their season-opening 10-game winning streak. The setback kept Buffalo from setting a new record for the most consecutive victories to open a campaign.

Slava Kozlov scored the lone goal in the shootout to lead the Thrashers, while goaltender Kari Lehtonen shined with 32 saves. Lehtonen also stopped all three Buffalo shooters -- Daniel Briere, Maxim Afinogenov and Thomas Vanek -- in the shootout.

Jason Pominville had a goal and two assists and Ryan Miller made 32 saves in the loss for the Sabres. On Monday, Miller was named one of the NHL's "Three Stars of the Week."

Buffalo's 10 straight wins tied the NHL record established by the Toronto Maple Leafs in 1993-94. The Sabres and Anaheim Ducks remain the only two NHL clubs without a regulation loss this season.

The Sabres were without defenseman Henrik Tallinder, who could possibly miss two months with a broken left arm.

Buffalo will host Toronto on Saturday.

Boston, meanwhile, is in search of its first winning streak of the season. On Saturday, Zdeno Chara tallied the game-winning goal with 4:25 left, lifting the Bruins over the visiting Ottawa Senators, 2-1. The tilt marked Chara's first game against his former club.

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