NHL Matchups  >>  Buffalo Sabres vs. Toronto Maple Leafs Preview 01/21/2013

 
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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Monday when the Buffalo Sabres and the Toronto Maple Leafs meet at Air Canada Centre.
Oddsmakers currently have the Maple Leafs listed as 116-moneyline favorites versus the Sabres, while the game's total is sitting at 5½.
The Sabres were a 5-2 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Flyers. That made winners of bettors who got Buffalo at -120 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.
In their last action, Toronto was a 2-1 winner on the road against the Canadiens. Bettors on Toronto at +125 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Toronto:
Team record: 1-0-0 SU, ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Buffalo
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 10 games at home
is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing Buffalo
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of last 12 games when playing at home against Buffalo

When playing on Monday are 2-8
Before playing San Jose are 5-5-1
After playing Montreal are 6-4
After a win are 3-7

Buffalo:
Team record: 1-0-0 SU, ATS

The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 7 games
is 16-7 SU in its last 23 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of last 12 games when playing on the road against Toronto

When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Colorado are 8-2
After playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After a win are 5-5


NEXT UP:
Buffalo at Carolina, Thursday, January 24
Toronto at Pittsburgh, Wednesday, January 23