|NHL Sabres vs. Maple Leafs Picks & Predictions for January 15, 2014|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Wednesday, 15 January 2014 12:00|
Sabres vs. Maple Leafs Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Maple Leafs are -158 money line favorites against the Sabres, who are +146 on the ML. Buffalo enters play with a 13-27-5 record and is 4-14-2 on the road, while Toronto is 23-20-5 overall and 15-10-1 at home. The total is currently sitting at 5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Maple Leafs opened as -160 money line favorites but their odds dropped to -158, while the Sabres' odds have gone from +147 and have dropped to +146. The total opened at 5 and that's where it currently sits.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 69% of bettors favor the Maple Leafs. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take the under. According to latest NHL trends, the under is 16-4-2 in the Sbares' last 22 versus a team with a losing record, 4-1-4 in their last nine road games and 19-6-5 in their last 30 games versus Eastern Conference foes. The under is also 3-1-1 in the Sabres' last five games on Wednesday, 29-14-9 in their last 52 games overall, and 3-0-1 in the Maple Leafs' last four games in the third game of a 3-in-4 days situation. With both of these teams having played last night, look at the goal scoring to be down tonight.
WEDNESDAY NHL FREE PICK: MAPLE LEAFS/SABRES UNDER 5