November 08, 2018 11:34 AM CST

NHL: Buffalo Sabres vs. Montreal Canadiens 11/8/2018

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The Montreal Canadiens are slight 52.3 percent favorites over the Buffalo Sabres. The Canadiens are favored by AccuScore simulations partly because they have a +2 edge in shots on goal and are projected for 34 shots on goal vs 32 shots for the Sabres. The Canadiens goalie(s) have the edge in save percentage at 92.1% compared to the Sabres goalie(s) who have a forecasted save percentage of 92%. KEY PLAYER STATISTICAL DATA --- SAVES: Carter Hutton 31, Carey Price 30 SHOTS: Jeff Skinner 3.6, Brendan Gallagher 3.2 GOALS: Patrik Berglund 0.4, Brendan Gallagher 0.36 PTS: Jack Eichel has a 48% chance of scoring at least 1 point and Jonathan Drouin has a 35% chance of 1+PTs

' We advise relying on these trends after the first 6 to 8 weeks of the season. UNITS EDGE FAVORS: Montreal Canadiens

Buffalo SabresRECORDMontreal CanadiensRECORDUNITS EDGE
Record on the Road3-5, 38% -21Record at Home5-3, 62% 195Montreal Canadiens
VS Montreal Canadiens1-0, 100% 89VS Buffalo Sabres0-1, 0% -100Buffalo Sabres
vs Team .500 or Better2-4, 33% -191vs Team .500 or Better4-3, 57% 176Montreal Canadiens
Record As Road Underdog3-5, 38% -21Record As Home Favorite1-2, 33% -135Montreal Canadiens
After 1 or More Days Off6-7, 46% -514After 1 or More Days Off8-6, 57% -113Buffalo Sabres

LAST SEASON: We advise focusing on these trends in the first month of the season. UNITS EDGE FAVORS: Montreal Canadiens

Buffalo SabresRECORDMontreal CanadiensRECORDUNITS EDGE
Record on the Road13-28, 32% -806Record at Home25-19, 57% -254N/A
VS Montreal Canadiens2-2, 50% 115VS Buffalo Sabres2-2, 50% -59N/A
vs Team .500 or Better19-29, 40% -257vs Team Under .50028-10, 74% 1050N/A
Record As Road Underdog13-27, 32% -706Record As Home Favorite25-18, 58% -154N/A
After 1 or More Days Off33-49, 40% -1680After 1 or More Days Off47-39, 55% -4593N/A

OVER-UNDER TRENDS

Buffalo SabresRECORDMontreal CanadiensRECORDO-U EDGE
OVER-UNDER ON ROAD4-3, 57% OverOVER-UNDER AT HOME4-2, 67% OverUNDER
ROAD OVER-UNDER PAST 30 DAYS4-3, 57% OverHOME OVER-UNDER PAST 30 DAYS4-1, 80% OverUNDER
ROAD OVER-UNDER LAST SEASON20-17, 54% OverHOME OVER-UNDER LAST SEASON13-22, 37% OverOVER
Opp Averages >2.8 G at Home6-4, 60% OVEROpp Averages >2.8 G on Road6-3, 67% OVEROVER

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SIDE VALUE - Buffalo Sabres Road Games: 6-2, 75% +595 Montreal Canadiens Home Games: 3-5, 38% -209 SIDE VALUE (PAST 30 DAYS) - Buffalo Sabres Road Games: 6-2, 75% +510 Montreal Canadiens Home Games: 3-5, 38% -209

MONEY LINE - Buffalo Sabres Road Games: 6-2, 75% +289 Montreal Canadiens Home Games: 3-5, 38% +-277 MONEY LINE (PAST 30 DAYS) - Buffalo Sabres Road Games: 6-2, 75% +289 Montreal Canadiens Home Games: 3-5, 38% -277

OVER-UNDER RECORD - Buffalo Sabres Road Games: 4-3, 57% + 64 Montreal Canadiens Home Games: 2-6, 25% -418 OVER-UNDER RECORD (PAST 30 DAYS) - Buffalo Sabres Road Games: 4-3, 57% + 64 Montreal Canadiens Home Games: 2-6, 25% -418

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