Seattle Kraken

Sprong has 3 points, Kraken start fast in 5-1 win vs Sabres

SEATTLE — Daniel Sprong had a goal and two assists as the Seattle Kraken beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-1.

Kraken defenseman Jamie Oleksiak opened the scoring less than 2 1/2 minutes in.

Morgan Geekie, Jordan McCann and Matty Beniers also scored for Seattle.

Martin Jones made 15 saves.

Dylan Cozens scored for the Sabres.

Buffalo and San Jose are the only teams that have lost three times to the Kraken since they joined the NHL as an expansion franchise last season.

Buffalo has never beaten the Kraken.