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Buffalo Sabres vs Pittsburgh Penguins Pick and Betting Preview

Buffalo Sabres

vs

Pittsburgh Penguins
Saturday, November 01, 2014 7:00 PM ET
Consol Energy Centre

The NHL hockey betting odds menu sees a clash between Pittsburgh and the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday, with the host Penguins trying to win for themselves and reward betting fans who back them on the moneyline.

Buffalo Sabres vs Pittsburgh Penguins Opening Odds and Betting Line

NHL Hockey odds makers at 5Dimes opened the Pittsburgh Penguins as -375 moneyline Favorite in this betting matchup. Those over under betting saw the line open at 5.5 at BetOnline.

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Computer Prediction: Buffalo Sabres vs Pittsburgh Penguins Pick

Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 3.4-1 win for the Penguins on Saturday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.

Buffalo Sabres vs Pittsburgh Penguins Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Pittsburgh Penguins currently sport a record of 6-2-1. The Buffalo Sabres are 2-8-1. Betting totals have seen the Penguins post a 5-4 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Sabres have gone 3-7-1 against the number. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Pittsburgh vs Buffalo injuries news.

The NHL Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the No. 30-rated Buffalo Sabres taking on the No. 1-rated Pittsburgh Penguins in this contest.

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How Buffalo Sabres vs Pittsburgh Penguins Stats Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up the Pittsburgh Penguins No. 1-ranked offense (4 goals per game) against a Buffalo Sabres defense that ranks No. 21 at 3.27 goals per game allowed. The Penguins powerplay has clicked at a 39.47% rate while the Sabres have a 85.37% rate on the penalty kill.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Last time out for Buffalo, they were a 3-2 loser as they battled the Bruins at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Bruins at -214 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game PUSH for totals bettors.

The Penguins were a 3-0 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Kings. That made winners of bettors who got Pittsburgh at -163 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for OVER bettors.

Buffalo Sabres vs Pittsburgh Penguins Betting Odds Trends

Buffalo is 2-16 SU in its last 18 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Buffalo's last 7 games
Buffalo is 2-12 SU in its last 14 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Buffalo's last 5 games on the road
Pittsburgh is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Pittsburgh is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Pittsburgh is 12-4 SU in its last 16 games when playing Buffalo
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Pittsburgh's last 9 games when playing Buffalo

Next Betting Matchups

Buffalo home to Detroit, Sunday, November 2nd
Pittsburgh at Minnesota, Tuesday, November 4th

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