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Nashville Predators vs Buffalo Sabres 04/01/2022 Betting Tips, Forecast and Hockey Analysis
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Nashville Predators vs Buffalo Sabres 04/01/2022 – Keybank Center will play host to a matchup between the Nashville Predators and the Buffalo Sabres. The Nashville Predators are placed fourth in the Central Division, which is currently ruled by the Avalanche, with a record of 39-24-4. The Buffalo Sabres are placed in the sixth position of the Atlantic Division with a record of 24-33-11. The Sabres are here after a recent defeat and will try to make amends. But the Nashville Predators are proving to be much stronger and expected to win this game as per the top NHL betting predictions.
Nashville Predators vs Buffalo Sabres 04/01/2022
When: Friday, April 1, 7:00 PM ET
Where: KeyBank Center, Buffalo, New York
Nashville Predators vs Buffalo Sabres 04/01/2022 Betting Odds:
The Nashville Predators faced Ottawa in their last game and won brilliantly 4-1. As a team, the Predators are scoring an average of 3.04 goals in each game and have been successful in 24.3 percent of their opportunities during the powerplay. The lead scorer for the team is Roman Josi who has scored 81 points for the Predators this season. Matt Duchene has also contributed with 68 points and 35 goals in the net. On defense, the Nashville Predators are allowing opponents to score 2.78 goals in each game.
Players to watch: Roman Josi D (G 18, A 63, PTS 81), Matt Duchene C (G 35, A 33, PTS 68), Filip Forsberg LW (G 37, A 29, PTS 66).
The Buffalo Sabres are coming into this game after losing to the Jets 3-2. The Sabres are scoring an average of 2.67 goals in every game on average and have been successful in 19.4 percent of their opportunities during the powerplay. The lead scorer for the Sabres is Tage Thompson who has scored 51 points this season along with 28 goals. Rasmus Dahlin has assisted 34 times which is the highest on the team. On defense, the Buffalo Sabres are allowing their opponents to score an average of 3.52 goals in each game.
Players to watch: Tage Thompson RW (G 28, A 23, PTS 51), Jeff Skinner LW (G 27, A 20, PTS 47), Rasmus Dahlin D (G 9, A 34, PTS 43).
Nashville Predators vs Buffalo Sabres Betting Predictions
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Nashville’s last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Buffalo’s last 5 games.
Predators vs Sabres Betting Picks
Both these teams are pretty strong, which can make the game go either way. However, the odds seem to be with the Nashville Predators are they are favorites for NHL betting predictions, particularly due to their revamped offense.
Score Prediction: Predators 4, Sabres 3.