Washington Capitals at Buffalo Sabres 3/16/2015 Free NHL Picks & Predictions
by Tony Sink - 3/15/2015
Monday, March 16, 2015 at 7:00 PM ET
First Niagara Center in Buffalo
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The Washington Capitals head to First Niagara Center to take on the Buffalo Sabres on Monday.
The Capitals are 5-1 in their last 6 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of less than .400. They are 7-16 in their last 23 in the third game of a
3-in-4 situation and are 6-14 in their last 20 games playing on 0 days rest. The under is 5-0 in the Capitals last 5 in the third game of a 3-in-4 days
situation and is 4-1 in their last 5 in the fourth game of a 4-in-6 days situation.
The Sabres are 22-48 in their last 70 vs. a team with a winning record. They are 16-36 in their last 52 home games and are 13-38 in their last 51 games
playing on 1 days rest. The under is 8-1 in the Sabres last 9 home games and is 6-2-1 in their last 9 vs. a team with a winning record.
In head to head matchups, the over is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings in Buffalo.
Washington Capitals Betting Trends
Washington Capitals are 36-33-0 Against the Spread
Washington Capitals are 31-36-0 against the Over/Under
Buffalo Sabres Betting Trends
Buffalo Sabres are 19-49-0 Against the Spread
Buffalo Sabres are 30-29-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
10/24/14 D John Erskine Neck out 3-6 months
10/08/14 D Dmitry Orlov Wrist out indefinitely
03/15/15 C Brooks Laich Upper Body is upgraded to probable Sunday vs. Boston
03/15/15 C Michael Latta Shoulder expected to miss Sunday vs. Boston
03/14/15 D Brooks Orpik Lower Body is downgraded to expected to miss Sunday vs. Boston
03/14/15 RW Jay Beagle Upper Body is downgraded to expected to miss Sunday vs. Boston
03/14/15 GO Justin Peters Lower Body "?" Monday vs Buffalo
01/12/15 D Nate Schmidt Shoulder expected to miss 6-8 weeks
03/14/15 D Zach Bogosian Lower Body "?" Monday vs Washington
03/07/15 GO Chad Johnson Lower Body out indefinitely
02/25/15 C Zemgus Girgensons Ankle out indefinitely
02/22/15 D Josh Gorges Lower Body out for season
02/15/15 RW Patrick Kaleta Lower Body expected to miss 4-6 weeks
02/05/15 LW Evander Kane Shoulder out for season
01/11/15 C Cody McCormick Blood Clot out indefinitely
Tony's Pick: Take Buffalo
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