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The New York Islanders and the Buffalo Sabres will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at First Niagara Center.
New York lost its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Flyers on April 25. Bettors who backed the Flyers at -116 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
The Sabres were a 4-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Penguins. That made winners of bettors who got Buffalo at +205 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for OVER bettors.
Team record: 20-21-6 SU, ATS
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing NY Islanders
The total has gone OVER in 8 of last 12 games when playing at home against NY Islanders
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing at home against NY Islanders
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Colorado are 8-2
After playing Pittsburgh are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
Team record: 24-17-6 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of the NY Islanders last 5 games
NY Islanders are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Buffalo
NY Islanders are 11-5 SU in their last 16 games
NY Islanders are 8-4 SU in their last 12 games on the road
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing New Jersey are 4-6
After playing Philadelphia are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3