Hockey gambling odds success has been hard to come by for both teams but that does not take away from the fact that they are among the favorites with the hockey odds in the Eastern Conference.
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The Buffalo Sabres have a NHL sports gambling record of 3-5-1 with all 3 of their wins coming on the road. The Sabres have gone over the total in 5 out of their 9 games this year.
The Sabres offensive problems from last season are carrying over to this year as they rank just 19th in the NHL for goal scoring while ranking just 14th in goals against. Center Derek Roy leads Buffalo with 5 goals and 4 assists.
Goaltender Ryan Miller, the USA Olympic hero from last year, has a .919 save percentage and a 2.27 goals against average.
The Philadelphia Flyers have a NHL bet record of 3-3-1 and have gone 2-3 at home. The Flyers have gone under the total in 4 out of 7 games this year. Philadelphia’s offense is also off to a shaky start as they rank 23rd for goal scoring while ranking 17th in goals against average.
Center Daniel Briere has 5 goals and fellow center Mike Richards has 1 goal with 6 assists.
The Sabres have beaten the hockey gambling odds in just 2 out of their last 8 games overall and have paid out in a poor 1 of their last 7 against teams with a losing record. The Flyers have paid out in 10 out of their last 13 against the Eastern Conference and are 13-5 in their last 18 games at home.
Buffalo has gone over the total in 19 out of their last 26 games when coming off 2 days rest while the Flyers have gone over the total in 7 out of their last 9 games at home. These two teams have gone over the total in 15 out of their last 20 while the road team has paid out in 4 of the last 5 meetings.