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The Buffalo Sabres and the Washington Capitals will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Verizon Center.
Last time out for Buffalo, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Panthers at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Panthers at -125 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
The Capitals were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Maple Leafs. That made winners of bettors who got Washington at -162 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Team record: 22-16-6 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.
is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Buffalo
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games when playing at home against Buffalo
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Buffalo
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 9 games when playing Buffalo
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing Calgary are 4-6
After playing Toronto are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Team record: 12-26-5 SU, ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games when playing on the road against Washington
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 9 games when playing Washington
is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Washington
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Colorado are 7-3
After playing Florida are 3-7
After a loss are 6-4
Buffalo home to Philadelphia, Tuesday, January 14
Washington home to San Jose, Tuesday, January 14