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New York Islanders vs Buffalo Sabres 02/16/2021 Picks, NHL Predictions and Previews
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New York Islanders vs Buffalo Sabres 02/16/2021 – An East Division Conference play is all set to get underway as New York Islanders take on Buffalo Sabres from KeyBank Center in Buffalo, New York. The Islanders are holding the third spot in the East Division play and they enter this game with a two-game winning streak. As for the Sabres, they are sitting at the bottom of the East Division play and will enter this game with a two-game losing streak. The online betting predictions are up and running as these teams battle to increase their Division record.
New York Islanders vs Buffalo Sabres 02/16/2021
When: Tuesday, February 16, 7:00 PM ET
Where: KeyBank Center, Buffalo, New York
New York Islanders vs Buffalo Sabres 02/16/2021 Betting Odds:
New York Islanders
New York Islanders are currently holding a 7-4-3 record on the season. The Islanders are trailing the Flyers in the second spot and are ahead of the Capitals. In their last game, they defeated the Sabres with a final score of 3-1. Mathew Barzal has taken the lead for his ta with eight assists, 14 points, and six goals. Ilya Sorokin was impressive as he saved 87 percent of the shots faced. On average, Sorokin has surrendered 3.65 goals per game. The Islanders will look forward to continuing their success against the Sabres.
Players to watch: M. Barzal C (G 6, A 9, PTS 15), J. Eberle RW (G 6, A 3, PTS 9), J. Pageau C (G 5, A 3, PTS 8).
Buffalo Sabres are a struggling team this season and they will enter this game with a 4-5-2 record. In their last game, they were unable to do much against the Islanders. Buffalo is trailing the Devils in the seventh spot. The leading scorer for the Sabres is Victor Olofsson with four goals. Jack Eichel is the leader in assists with nine and a total of 11 points. Buffalo Sabres have plenty of room for improvement and they need to work on their defensive end.
Players to watch: J. Eichel C (G 2, A 9, PTS 11), V. Olofsson RW (G 5, A 6, PTS 11), T. Hall LW (G 1, A 8, PTS 9).
New York Islanders vs Buffalo Sabres Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of NY Islanders’ last 16 games.
Buffalo is 5-13 SU in their last 18 games.
Islanders vs Sabres Betting Picks
The nhl betting tips are once again in favor of the Islanders to win this game and cover the spread. New York’s powerful offense will get past the Sabres with ease and their defense will do a decent job to prevent them from scoring. Back the Islanders to build on their winning streak.
Score Prediction: Islanders 4, Sabres 2.