Tuesday, January 5, 2015
First Niagara Center
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The Florida Panthers travel to First Niagara Center to play the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday, January 5, 2015. The opening line for this game has the Panthers at -138 and the Sabres at +125. The over/under has been set at 5.
Florida comes into this matchup having played 39 games. They have an overall record of 23-12-4 and on the road they have a record of 10-6-2. Currently they are 1st in the Atlantic Division. They've scored 106 goals and given up 85 goals for a point differential of +21. Buffalo shows up with a record of 15-20-4 including 8-12-2 at home this season. They are 8th in the Atlantic Division. They've scored 91 goals and surrendered 105 for a goal differential of -14.
Jaromir Jagr has accumulated 28 total points this season for the Panthers. He has 13 goals this season with 68 shots on goal giving him a shooting percentage of 19%. He has a total of 15 assists on the season and averages 17 minutes played per game. Vincent Trocheck has averaged 17 minutes of ice time per game this year. In that time he has a shooting percentage of 15% by scoring 11 goals on 72 shots. He has 12 assists giving him a total of 23 points on the season. Roberto Luongo has 17 wins and 11 losses this season in net for the Panthers. He has had 916 shots against him and has given up 65 goals. He has made 851 saves for a save percentage of 93%.
Jack Eichel has accumulated 25 total points this season for the Sabres. He has 13 goals this season with 126 shots on goal giving him a shooting percentage of 10%. He has a total of 12 assists on the season and averages 19 minutes played per game. Ryan O'Reilly has averaged 22 minutes of ice time per game. In that time he has a shooting percentage of 15% by scoring 15 goals on 97 shots. He has 18 assists giving him a total of 33 points on the season. Chad Johnson has 10 wins and 11 losses this season in net for the Sabres. He has had 684 shots against him and has given up 59 goals. He has made 625 saves for a save percentage of 91%.
The Panthers have 50 total points this season. They have scored 101 goals while giving up 84 goals. They have had 138 power play opportunities and have scored 24 goals on those chances for a percentage of 17%. The Panthers have allowed 124 power play opportunities and given up 23 goals on those chances for a penalty kill percentage of 81%. They average 28 shots per game and as a team are shooting 9.15% for the season to this point. They allow 29 shots to their opposition per contest and have a team save percentage of 93%.
The Sabres have a total of 34 points on the season. They have 25 power play goals on 124 opportunities thus far for a percentage of 20%. They have allowed 95 power play opportunities and have given up 22 goals on those chances for a penalty kill percentage of 77%. As a team, the Panthers have a total of 90 goals scored while they've given up 102 goals to this point. They average 30 shots per contest and have a team shooting percentage of 7.73%. As a team they give up 29 shots per game and have a save percentage of 91%.
Florida Panthers Betting Trends
The Florida Panthers are 18-16 straight up
The Florida Panthers are 12-19-8 against the over/under
Buffalo Sabres Betting Trends
The Buffalo Sabres are 14-24 straight up
The Buffalo Sabres are 13-17-9 against the over/under
Florida Panthers Injuries
12/14/15 D Steven Kampfer Knee out indefinitely
Buffalo Sabres Injuries
11/25/15 D Mark Pysyk Foot out indefinitely
10/09/15 GO Robin Lehner Ankle out indefinitely
10/06/15 C Cody McCormick Blood Clot out indefinitely
01/02/16 C Tyler Ennis Upper Body out indefinitely
Guy's Pick: Take Florida
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