Buffalo Sabres vs Boston Bruins Betting Matchup Report
Boston Bruins vs Buffalo Sabres Odds
The Buffalo Sabres look to emerge victorious in NHL odds action as the Bruins arrive at First Niagara Center on Sunday.
Buffalo battles the Bruins, currently with a 21-8-4 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 18-15-2 for the Sabres and 11-20-2 for the Bruins.
This game puts the Sabres, most recently No. 28 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Bruins, who rate a No. 3 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Buffalo's No. 16-ranked offense (2.7 goals per game) against a Bruins defense that ranks No. 3 at 2.3 goals per game allowed. The Sabres powerplay has clicked at a 13.5% rate while the Bruins have a 90.4% rate on the penalty kill.
Boston was a 3-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Flyers. They lost as -152 favorites, while the total score of 4 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Buffalo was a 4-3 loser in its last match at home against the Capitals. They lost as +110 underdogs, while the total score of 7 made winners of OVER bettors.
Boston Bruins Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Ottawa are 5-5
After playing Philadelphia are 8-2
After a loss are 6-4
Buffalo Sabres Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Colorado are 8-2
After playing Washington are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
A few Bruins at Sabres trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Boston's last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Boston's last 12 games when playing Buffalo
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston's last 6 games when playing on the road against Buffalo
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Buffalo's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Buffalo's last 12 games when playing Boston
Buffalo is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Boston
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Buffalo's last 6 games when playing at home against Boston
Boston home to Ottawa, Tuesday, April 2
Buffalo at Pittsburgh, Tuesday, April 2