NHL Hockey - Preview

NHL HOCKEY

Buffalo Sabres vs. Washington Capitals

The Buffalo Sabres and the Washington Capitals will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Verizon Center.

Last time out for Buffalo, they were a 3-1 loser as they battled the Hurricanes at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Hurricanes at +140 were rewarded, while the 4 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Last time out for Washington, they were a 3-2 loser as they battled the Devils on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Devils at -158 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Washington:
Team record: 0-3-1 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 4 straight games.

is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Buffalo
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Buffalo
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against Buffalo
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games

When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Calgary are 3-7
After playing New Jersey are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3

Buffalo:
Team record: 2-2-0 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Washington
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Washington
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games on the road

When playing on Sunday are 8-2
Before playing Colorado are 8-2
After playing Carolina are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4

Next up:
Buffalo home to Toronto, Tuesday, January 29
Washington at Ottawa, Tuesday, January 29