Buffalo Sabres vs Toronto Maple Leafs 04/12/2022 – On Tuesday evening, the Buffalo Sabres will be facing off against the Toronto Maple Leafs in an exciting NHL matchup from the Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario. The Sabres are sixth in the Atlantic Division and are coming into this game riding a three-game losing streak. The Maple Leafs have already clinched their playoff berth as they remain at the second spot in the Atlantic Division. The NHL betting picks today are in favor of the Toronto Maple Leafs who are looking forward to winning their third straight game.
Buffalo Sabres vs Toronto Maple Leafs 04/12/2022
When: Tuesday, April 12, 7:00 PM ET
Where: Scotiabank Arena, Toronto, Ontario
Buffalo Sabres vs Toronto Maple Leafs 04/12/2022 Betting Odds:
|Buffalo Sabres||+2.5 (-118)||6.5 o (-108)||+300|
|Toronto Maple Leafs||-2.5 (-104)||6.5 u (-112)||-450|
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The Buffalo Sabres are in a tight spot and making it to the playoffs seems to be way out of reach. The Sabres are 26-37-11 on the season and are behind the Detroit Red Wings. Buffalo was humiliated by the Tampa Bay Lightning in their last game with a 5-0 final score. Buffalo has struggled offensively after reaching an average of only 2.7 goals per game. Tage Thompson has recorded 32 goals this season and is one of the top players. The Sabres can only enjoy the rest of the season and hope for a better one next time.
Players to watch: Tage Thompson C (G 32, A 26, PTS 58), Jeff Skinner LW (G 30, A 24, PTS 54), Rasmus Dahlin D (G 9, A 35, PTS 44).
Toronto Maple Leafs
With a 47-19-6 record on the season, getting a berth in the Atlantic Division has never been an issue for the Maple Leafs. Toronto defeated the Canadiens in their last game with a 3-2 score. The Maple Leafs still have time to try for the division title, but the Panthers are dominating at the top. Toronto is eight points behind the Panthers and is scoring 3.8 goals per game. Auston Matthews is the bright spot for the team with 58 goals and 41 assists. The Maple Leafs are all set for a victory.
Players to watch: Auston Matthews C (G 58, A 41, PTS 99), Mitchell Marner C (G 31, A 59, PTS 90), John Tavares C (G 26, A 43, PTS 69).
Buffalo Sabres vs Toronto Maple Leafs Betting Predictions
Buffalo are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Buffalo are 4-8 SU in their last 12 games against Toronto.
Sabres are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games on the road.
Buffalo are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Toronto.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Buffalo’s last 9 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Toronto’s last 7 games.
Toronto are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto’s last 5 games against Buffalo.
Toronto are 6-0 SU in their last 6 games at home.
Toronto are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Buffalo.
Sabres vs Maple Leafs Betting Picks
The NHL betting odds are pretty clear as they remain in favor of the Maple Leafs to win and cover. The Sabres are out of the playoffs and the Maple Leafs have nothing to lose. Take Toronto to win this game at home and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Maple Leafs 5, Sabres 1.