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Buffalo Sabres vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

The division rival Buffalo Sabres and Tampa Bay Lightning are set to renew hostilities on Thursday when they meet at Tampa Bay Times Forum.

Buffalo lost its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Stars on March 3. Bettors who backed the Stars at -220 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Tampa Bay was a 4-2 loser in its last match on the road against the Blues. They lost as +168 underdogs, while the total score of 6 made winners of OVER bettors.

Tampa Bay:
Team record: 34-23-5 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games when playing Buffalo
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against Buffalo

When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing St. Louis are 4-6
After playing St. Louis are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4

Buffalo:
Team record: 18-35-8 SU, ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games when playing Tampa Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Tampa Bay
is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games when playing on the road against Tampa Bay

When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Colorado are 7-3
After playing Dallas are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7

Next up:
Buffalo at Florida, Friday, March 7
Tampa Bay home to Boston, Saturday, March 8