Philadelphia Flyers take on Sabres in hockey test
|23-19-4||January 14, 2014, 07:30 PM | First Niagara Center||13-26-5|
The Philadelphia Flyers will look to grab a road win when they take on the Sabres in Buffalo at First Niagara Center on Tuesday in hockey odds action.
The Sabres bring a 13-26-5 record to the battle against the 23-19-4 Flyers. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Buffalo go 11-25-8 so far and the Flyers go 19-20-7.
View Philadelphia Flyers vs Buffalo Sabres Odds and Stats.
Hockey odds makers at 5Dimes opened the Sabres as 114 moneyline underdogs in this matchup. Over under bettors saw the number open at 5 at BetOnline.
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 29-rated Sabres and the No. 10-ranked Flyers, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
The Flyers were a 4-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Rangers. That made winners of bettors who got New York at -157 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for PUSH bettors.
The Sabres were a 2-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Capitals. That made winners of bettors who got Buffalo at +185 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Buffalo's No. 30-ranked offense, averaging 1.75 goals per game, against a Flyers defense that ranks No. 17 at 2.8 goals allowed. The Sabres power play is averaging 13.04% while the Flyers defense kills off 84.7% of their penalties.
Philadelphia home to Nashville, Thursday, January 16th
Buffalo at Toronto, Wednesday, January 15th