Sabres Vs Sharks: NHL Betting Preview, Tips And Picks – December 4, 2022

Written By PlayPicks Staff on December 4, 2022

The San Jose Sharks (8-15-4) will visit the Buffalo Sabres (10-13-1) — who’ve lost three straight at home — on Sunday at 7:00 PM ET. The most recent betting odds for this matchup have the Sharks listed at +132 to win on the moneyline. The Sabres are currently -159 to emerge victorious for this contest. The over/under is 6.5 for this game.

The betting facts in this article are based off odds valid as of December 4, 2022 at 5:19 PM ET. Check out the table below for the latest odds for this outing and click here to get the best DraftKings Sportsbook deposit bonus!

Sabres Vs Sharks Betting Odds

Injury Report as of December 4

Sabres: Vinnie Hinostroza: Out (Undisclosed), Eric Comrie: Out (Undisclosed), Ilya Lyubushkin: Questionable (Lower Body)

Sharks: James Reimer: Out (Lower Body), Markus Nutivaara: Out (Lower Body), Mario Ferraro: Out (Undisclosed), Nico Sturm: Out (Upper Body), Nikolai Knyzhov: Out (Achilles)

Computer Picks

Moneyline Pick Sabres
Total Pick Over (6.5)
Spread Pick Sabres (-1.5)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm (raw power score) that ranks head-to-head matchup results within a closed network of games. Prediction confidence is determined by the delta between each team’s raw power score.

Sabres Vs Sharks Team Stats

Sabres Avg. (Rank) Sharks Avg. (Rank)
3.75 (4th) Goals Scored 2.89 (23rd)
3.71 (28th) Goals Allowed 3.48 (23rd)
32.4 (11th) Shots 29.9 (23rd)
32.5 (19th) Shots Allowed 31.0 (14th)

Sabres Key Players

Name GP GOALS ASST PTS SHOTS PP GOALS PLUS/MINUS
Tage Thompson 24 15 17 32 108 6 +2
Rasmus Dahlin 23 8 18 26 78 5 +9
Jeff Skinner 24 11 14 25 75 4 +3
Alex Tuch 24 11 12 23 61 3 +2
Dylan Cozens 24 9 13 22 64 1 +2

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Sharks Key Players

Name GP GOALS ASST PTS SHOTS PP GOALS PLUS/MINUS
Erik Karlsson 27 11 22 33 82 1 -3
Timo Meier 27 12 12 24 132 5 -4
Tomas Hertl 27 9 15 24 57 2 0
Logan Couture 27 13 10 23 63 3 -11
Alexander Barabanov 23 3 13 16 42 1 -8

Betting Trends

  • The Sabres have been a moneyline favorite five times this season, and have finished 2-3 in those games.
  • The Sabres have a 61.4% chance to win this game based on the moneyline’s implied probability.
  • The Sharks have been an underdog in 22 games this season, and won seven (31.8%).
  • The oddsmakers’ moneyline implies a 43.1% chance of victory for the Sharks.
  • Buffalo’s games this season have finished above this matchup’s total of 6.5 goals 15 times.
  • San Jose has played 15 games this season with over 6.5 goals.
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