Boston Bruins vs Buffalo Sabres 10/22/2021 Forecast, Analysis and Odds
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Boston Bruins vs Buffalo Sabres 10/22/2021 – Boston Bruins are all set to take the road to square off against the Buffalo Sabres from KeyBank Center in Buffalo, New York. The Bruins are seventh in the Atlantic Division play as they trail the Tampa Bay Lightning. Buffalo Sabres have moved up to the second position in the Atlantic Division and are undefeated this season. The Bruins will need to pick up the pace as they take on a tough Sabres squad. The NHL picks today are in favor of the Sabres to win this game and cover the spread.
Boston Bruins vs Buffalo Sabres 10/22/2021
When: Friday, October 22, 7:00 PM ET
Where: KeyBank Center, Buffalo, New York
Boston Bruins vs Buffalo Sabres 10/22/2021 Betting Odds:
Boston Bruins are 2-1-1 with their overall record and are yet to bring out their full potential. The Bruins lost their last game against the Philadelphia Flyers with a 6-3 final score. Boston crossed more than 40 attempts but their defense was terribly weak. The Bruins gave up six goals in 25 shots faced. Overall, they recorded 32 hits and four minutes in the penalty box to serve. Boston lost 26 faceoff wins in their losing attempt.
Players to watch: B. Marchand C (G 3, A 0, PTS 3), C. McAvoy D (G 0, A 2, PTS 2), D. Pastrnak RW (G 0, A 2, PTS 2).
The Buffalo Sabres seem to be one of those favorite teams already with just three games played. The Sabres are 3-3-0 and are right behind the Florida Panthers. Buffalo has been a productive team in terms of offensive playing. The Sabres have scored a total of 12 goals in three games. The Sabres defense has a strong balance as they gave up just four goals in three games. In their last outing, they took out the Vancouver Canucks with a final score of 5-2. With 43 shots in the game, the Sabres dominated their opponent with ease while they faced just 34 shots.
Players to watch: Z. Girgensons C (G 2, A 2, PTS 4), K. Okposo RW (G 2, A 1, PTS 3), J. Skinner LW (G 1, A 2, PTS 3).
Boston Bruins vs Buffalo Sabres Betting Predictions
Boston are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Buffalo’s last 9 games.
Bruins vs Sabres Betting Picks
The Bruins are not too strong for a team like Buffalo. The NHL sportsbook picks are in favor of the Sabres to take out the Bruins with ease. Buffalo is one of those favorite teams to reach the postseason this time.
Score Prediction: Sabres 4, Bruins 2.