Buffalo Sabres vs Ottawa Senators 11/16/2022 – On Wednesday evening, the Buffalo Sabres will be taking on the Ottawa Senators at the Canadian Tire Center. The Buffalo Sabres are currently placed 7-9-0 on the scoreboard and are riding a losing streak as of now. The Ottawa Senators, on the other hand, are 5-9-1 and are at the bottom rung of the Atlantic Division. The Sabres are eager to win this matchup and break their losing streak. But the Ottawa Senators are predicted to win this one according to the NHL betting lines.
Buffalo Sabres vs Ottawa Senators 11/16/2022
When: Wednesday, November 16, 7:00 PM ET
Where: Canadian Tire Centre, Ottawa, Ontario
Buffalo Sabres vs Ottawa Senators 11/16/2022 Betting Odds:
|Sabres||+1.5 (-169)||6.5 o (-120)||+126|
|Senators||-1.5 (+136)||6.5 u (-102)||-156|
"They learn from their mistakes, this group. They'll learn from this. This will make them better, but it doesn't lessen any disappointment."
— Buffalo Sabres (@BuffaloSabres) November 16, 2022
The Buffalo Sabres are currently riding a six-game losing streak. As a team, the Sabres are scoring an average of 3.69 goals in each game and have been successful in 23.7 percent of their opportunities during their powerplay. The Buffalo offense this season is led by Tage Thompson who has scored 11 goals so far, while Rasmus Dahlin has assisted 11 times. On defense, the Sabres are allowing their opponents to score an average of 3.56 goals in each matchup and are led by Eric Comrie who has faced 312 shots so far and allowed 36 goals.
Players to watch: Tage Thompson RW (G 11, A 8, PTS 19), Rasmus Dahlin D (G 7, A 10, PTS 17), Jeff Skinner LW (G 3, A 9, PTS 12).
The Ottawa Senators have won only one game out of their last nine played. As a team, the Senators are scoring an average of 3.4 goals in each matchup and are successful in 23.2 percent of opportunities in their powerplay. The Ottawa offense this season is led by Shane Pinto who has scored eight goals so far, while Brady Tkachuk has assisted 14 times. Defense-wise, the Senators are allowing their opponents to score an average of 3.53 goals in each game and are led by Anton Forsberg who has faced 336 shots and allowed 34 goals this season.
Players to watch: Brady Tkachuk LW (G 6, A 14, PTS 20), Claude Giroux C (G 8, A 9, PTS 17), Tim Stutzle LW (G 5, A 10, PTS 15).
Buffalo Sabres vs Ottawa Senators Betting Predictions
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Buffalo’s last 9 games.
Buffalo is 0-6 SU in their last 6 games.
Sabres is 2-5 SU in their last 7 games against Ottawa.
Buffalo is 1-5 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Ottawa.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Buffalo’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference
Buffalo is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Atlantic Division.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Buffalo’s last 8 games played in November.
Ottawa is 1-8 SU in their last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Ottawa’s last 5 games against Buffalo.
Ottawa is 0-5 SU in their last 5 games at home.
Ottawa is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Buffalo.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Ottawa’s last 6 games played on a Wednesday.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Ottawa’s last 5 games played on a Wednesday when at home.
Sabres vs Senators Betting Picks
The Buffalo Sabres are coming into this game with a weak-ish offense that has created their losing streak for them. The Senators are eager to go up the ladder in their conference, despite their mediocre team. The Ottawa Senators are predicted to win this game by the NHL betting odds.
Score Prediction: Team A/B and Scores.