Buffalo Sabers at Montreal Canadiens 11/22/22 - NHL Picks & Predictions

Buffalo Sabers at Montreal Canadiens 11/22/22 – NHL Picks & Predictions

In Tuesday night NHL action, the Buffalo Sabers will travel to the Bell Center to take on the Montreal Canadiens. The Sabers (7-11-0) feature one of the youngest rosters in the league and are in the midst of an eight-game losing streak. On Saturday, Buffalo was blitzed for three goals during the first period of a 5-2 road loss against Toronto.

RW Alex Tuch got Buffalo on the scoreboard on a power play goal from Dylan Cozens and Rasmus Dahlin. Casey Mittlestadt added a power play goal in the third period for the Sabres, who lost 31 of 50 faceoffs on the night.

The Montreal Canadiens have won six of their first ten home games and are much improved for second-year head coach Martin St. Louis. On Saturday, Montreal RW Cole Caufield scored with three seconds remaining to force overtime during a 5-4 shootout victory versus visiting Philadelphia. The Canadiens (9-8-1) won despite giving the puck away 26 times and secured 34 of 52 faceoffs.

Caufield tied the score at two late in the first period on a power play goal assisted by Kirby Dach and Mike Hoffman. C Nick Suzki scored the only goal in the shootout and added two assists for the Canadiens.

Recent Betting Trends

  • Sabers are 0-4 in their last 4 games played on 2 days rest.
  • Canadiens are 6-15 in their last 21 games played on 2 days rest.
  • Under is 6-1 in Sabers last 7 after allowing 5 goals or more in their previous game.
  • Under is 4-1 in Canadiens last 5 games playing on 2 days rest.
  • The Sabers are 2-5 in the last 7 meetings in Montreal.

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