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The Buffalo Sabres and the Minnesota Wild will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at Xcel Energy Center.
In their last action, Buffalo was a 3-0 loser on the road against the Jets. Bettors on Winnipeg at -170 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
The Wild were a 2-1 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Blues. That made winners of bettors who got St. Louis at -130 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Team record: 20-17-5 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 6 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Buffalo
is 14-5 SU in its last 19 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 9 games at home
is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Buffalo
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Florida are 4-6
After playing St. Louis are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
Team record: 11-25-4 SU, ATS
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Minnesota
is 6-13 SU in its last 19 games
is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
When playing on Thursday are 2-8
Before playing Colorado are 7-3
After playing Winnipeg are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
Buffalo home to New Jersey, Saturday, January 4
Minnesota home to Washington, Saturday, January 4