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Detroit Red Wings at Buffalo Sabres 1/17/22 - NHL Picks & Predictions

Buffalo Sabres vs Detroit Red Wings Odds & Info

Game Buffalo Sabres vs Detroit Red Wings
Date & Time Monday January 17, 2022, 1:00 PM (EST)
Keybank Center Keybank Center, Buffalo, USA
Latest odds
DET -135 ; O/U 5.5
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The Buffalo Sabres will play the Detroit Red Wings in two straight games. Buffalo played in Detroit on Saturday and lost 4-0. The Sabres are 11-20-6 on the season and sit 6th in the Atlantic. Buffalo has won just three of their last ten games. 

The Buffalo Sabres are just 6-11-2 on their home ice. Aaron Dell will make the start in goal for the Sabres. Dell is 1-6 on the season with 25 goals allowed. Dell carries a 3.89 goals against average with a .889 save percentage. 

The Detroit Red Wings were led by Tyler Bertuzzi who scored a goal and had two assists on Saturday. Detroit is 17-17-5 on the season and 5th in the Atlantic Division. The Red Wings have won three of their last ten games. 

Alex Nedeljkovic will protect the goal for Detroit. Nedeljkovic is 11-10-4 on the season with one shutout. Nedeljkovic has allowed 69 goals and carries a 2.73 goals against average. The Red Wings are 4-11-3 on the road.

Recent Betting Trends

  • Red Wings are 15-6 in the last 21 meetings in Buffalo.
  • Red Wings are 4-1 in the last 5 meetings.
  • Road team is 9-4 in the last 13 meetings.
  • Sabres are 1-6 in their last 7 vs. a team with a losing record.

Free NHL Pick:

Detroit Red Wings -135

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The Detroit Red Wings show the value as a small road favorite on Monday. Detroit is .500 in Divisional games this season while Buffalo has just three Divisional wins. The Red Wings beat up the Sabres on Saturday and will likely repeat on Monday. Final Score Prediction, Detroit Red Wings win 3-1. 

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