Maple Leafs visit Buffalo Sabres in NHL clash
Toronto Maple Leafs vs Buffalo Sabres Odds
The Sabres get a visit from the Toronto Maple Leafs in hockey action on Tuesday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
The Maple Leafs will try to spoil to the party on Tuesday; they are 34-36-9 this season, while the Sabres are 38-31-10. Toronto is 44-35 on the totals; Buffalo is 33-40-6.
Hockey odds makers opened the Sabres as -240 moneyline favorites in this matchup. Over under bettors saw the number open at 5.5.
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 20-rated Sabres and the No. 25-ranked Maple Leafs, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Buffalo's No. 16-ranked offense (2.6 goals per game) against a Maple Leafs defense that ranks No. 28 at 3.2 goals per game allowed. The Sabres powerplay has clicked at a 16.4% rate while the Maple Leafs have a 77.8% rate on the penalty kill.
In their last action, Buffalo was a 4-3 loser on the road against the Maple Leafs. Bettors on Toronto at +125 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Toronto Maple Leafs Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing San Jose are 5-5-1
After playing Buffalo are 3-7
After a win are 4-6
Buffalo Sabres Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Colorado are 8-2
After playing Toronto are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few Maple Leafs at Sabres trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Toronto's last 7 games
Toronto is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Buffalo
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Toronto's last 14 games when playing on the road against Buffalo
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Toronto's last 23 games when playing Buffalo
Buffalo is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Toronto
Buffalo is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games at home
Buffalo is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Buffalo's last 14 games when playing at home against Toronto
Toronto home to Tampa Bay, Thursday, April 5
Buffalo at Philadelphia, Thursday, April 5