Sabres and Ducks trending w/over
With both the Buffalo Sabres and Anaheim Ducks trending toward the over lately, will they both hit it tonight when they meet at 10:30PM ET?
Anaheim is 31-19-8 overall, 17-8-4 at home and 23-22 with the over. Buffalo is 24-29-7 overall, 13-12-4 on the road and 24-21 with the under. The Ducks have won four of their last five against the Sabres, but Buffalo won the lone meeting this season. These two have hit the over in five of their last nine encounters.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Ducks are the heavy favorite tonight, as they are getting odds of -240 to win, while the Sabres are getting a money line of +215 to prevail. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 5 goals.
This series has gone over in three of five games. Buffalo has won three of five games, scoring 3 or more goals in four of the last five games. Anaheim has won five straight and has gone over in four straight and five of six games. Anaheim has struggled defensively, allowing nine power-play goals in its last seven games.
WEDNESDAY’S NHL FREE PICK: SABRES/DUCKS OVER 5