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Buffalo Sabres vs New York Rangers 03/02/2021 Hockey Previews, Spread and Game Analysis
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Buffalo Sabres vs New York Rangers 03/02/2021 – On Tuesday, The New York Rangers will remain at home to host Buffalo Sabres as they enter an East Division battle. The Sabres are playing this game on the road and they have the worst record in the East Division. Buffalo Sabres are riding a three-game losing streak and they have a long way to make up for their loss. The favorite NHL betting odds are up and running as these teams battle to increase their record. Moving onto the Rangers, they secured the sixth spot in the East Division play. The Rangers will enter this game with a losing record and they look forward to rebounding from their last defeat.
Buffalo Sabres vs New York Rangers 03/02/2021
When: Tuesday, March 2, 7:00 PM ET
Where: Madison Square Garden, New York
Buffalo Sabres vs New York Rangers 03/02/2021 Betting Odds:
Buffalo Sabres are currently riding a three-game losing streak. They are the worst team in the East Division as they hold a 6-10-3 record. Buffalo is trailing the Devils in the second-last position and is scoring an average of 2.21 goals per game with their offense. From the defensive end, they are surrendering 2.95 to opponents. When it comes to the power play, the Sabres are touching an average of close to 32 percent with their scoring. Their penalty kill seems decent as they are touching an average of close to 80 percent.
Players to watch: V. Olofsson RW (G 7, A 8, PTS 15), J. Eichel C (G 2, A 12, PTS 14), S. Reinhart C (G 7, A 7, PTS 14).
New York Rangers
New York Rangers will enter this game holding a 7-9-3 record on the season. The Rangers are trailing the Penguins and are ahead of the Devils. New York was unable to get past the Boston Bruins in their last game as they gave up four and scored just one in return. Out of the last three games, the Rangers have lost two. Their offensive unit is touching 2.58 goals per game on average. From the defensive end, the Rangers are surrendering 2.68 to opponents. New York is strong with their penalty kill as they are touching an average of close to 86 percent per game.
Players to watch: A. Panarin LW (G 5, A 13, PTS 18), R. Strome C (G 6, A 7, PTS 13), P. Buchnevich RW (G 5, A 8, PTS 13).
Buffalo Sabres vs New York Rangers Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Buffalo’s last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of NY Rangers’ last 15 games.
Sabres vs Rangers Betting Picks
The sports betting event turned out to be exciting with some of the best teams battling to increase their record. Based on the recent betting trends, the Rangers hold the key to success in this game. New York Rangers are stronger than the Sabres and they have a balanced offensive and defensive unit to get them through.
Score Prediction: Rangers 4, Sabres 2.