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Florida Panthers Visit Buffalo Sabres Betting Lines and Pick for NHL Clash

The visiting Florida Panthers hope for a solid performance on Monday as they look to steal a win at KeyBank Center against the Buffalo Sabres.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

If you're backing the visiting Florida Panthers in this one, they Panthers listed earlier today as favorites of -120 at most sportsbooks, including Bovada. Those over/under total betting saw the number open in the area of 5.5, depending on the book.

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Panthers to win this game 3.2-2.2. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.

Florida Panthers vs Buffalo Sabres Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Buffalo Sabres sport a record of 31-32-12 heading into this matchup, while the Florida Panthers sit at 33-30-11 on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 33-35-7 for the Sabres and 32-32-10 for the Panthers. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Buffalo vs Florida injuries news.

According to new NHL Power Rankings here at Odds Shark, it's the No. 25-ranked Buffalo Sabres and the No. 10-rated Florida Panthers in this matchup.

Statistical Matchup

The game also pits Buffalo's No. 24-ranked offense, averaging 2.51 goals per game, against a Panthers defense that ranks No. 18 at 2.82 goals allowed. The Sabres power play is averaging 24.55% while the Panthers defense kills off 86.22% of their penalties.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Florida was a 7-0 winner in its last match at home against the Blackhawks. They won as favorites, while the total score of 7 made winners of OVER bettors.

Buffalo won its last outing, a 5-2 result against the Maple Leafs on March 25. Bettors who backed the Sabres at +128 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Betting Trends
  • Florida is 6-2 ATS in its last 8 games
  • Florida is 5-11 SU in its last 16 games
  • Florida is 8-2 ATS in its last 10 games on the road
  • Florida is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
  • Buffalo is 9-4 ATS in its last 13 games
  • Buffalo is 5-11 SU in its last 16 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Buffalo's last 5 games
  • Buffalo is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Florida at Toronto, Tuesday, March 28th
Buffalo at Columbus, Tuesday, March 28th