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The Vancouver Canucks and the Buffalo Sabres will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at First Niagara Center.
Last time out for Vancouver, they were a 3-2 winner as they battled the Flyers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Canucks at -110 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game PUSH for totals bettors.
The Sabres were a 4-3 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Islanders. That made winners of bettors who got Buffalo at +185 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.
Team record: 1-6-1 SU, ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games at home
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Vancouver
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing at home against Vancouver
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Vancouver
When playing on Thursday are 1-9
Before playing Colorado are 8-2
After playing NY Islanders are 7-3
After a win are 7-3
Team record: 4-3-0 SU, ATS
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Buffalo
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Buffalo
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games on the road
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing San Jose are 2-8
After playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
Vancouver at Pittsburgh, Saturday, October 19
Buffalo home to Colorado, Saturday, October 19