Forty-four minutes of waiting … waiting for something, really, anything, to happen.
Eventually, it did — in the form of a mistake by veteran Kings center Mike Richards, and that's all it took for Kings to lose one on the road and yet another game in Buffalo.
The miscue came with the Sabres on the power play early in the third period. Richards started to go behind the net, leaving Sabres center Tyler Ennis all alone in front, and cut back too late. Ennis didn't need much time or space but had plenty of both, beating Kings goalie Jonathan Quick.
One power play, one mistake and the Sabres came away with a 1-0 victory on Tuesday night at First Niagara Center,...