Stralman has been out of commission due to a lower-body injury and it is unclear when he will return to the lineup.
- TrendUnder is 5-2 in Sabres last 7 games as an underdog of +110 to +150.Hit %71.40% (7)O/U2|5Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 5-0 in Sabres last 5 games as an underdog of +201 or greater.Hit %100.00% (5)O/U5|0Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 8-2 in Sabres last 10 games as a home underdog of +201 or greater.Hit %80.00% (10)O/U2|8Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 6-1 in Sabres last 7 games as a favorite of -201 or greater.Hit %85.70% (7)O/U6|1Push0W/L
Tampa Bay Trends
- TrendUnder is 3-1-1 in Lightning last 5 games as an underdog of +110 to +150.Hit %75.00% (5)O/U2|5Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 5-2 in Lightning last 7 games as an underdog of +201 or greater.Hit %71.40% (7)O/U5|0Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 38-15-3 in Lightning last 56 games as a favorite of -151 to -200.Hit %71.70% (56)O/U5|1Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 5-2 in Lightning last 7 games as a road underdog of +201 or greater.Hit %71.40% (7)O/U5|2Push0W/L
Tampa Bay Lightning last injuries
Girardi is sidelined due to a lower-body injury and it is unknown when he will draw back into the lineup.
Erne missed the last game with an upper-body injury but is expected to get back on the ice against the Maple Leafs on Monday.
Buffalo Sabres last injuries
Beaulieu is dealing with an unspecified ailment and will not face the Ducks on Wednesday.
Guhle is nursing an upper-body injury and there is no timetable for return.
Scandella missed the previous game with an upper-body injury but is expected to play against the Blues on Sunday.
Bogosian sat out the last game due to an upper-body injury but will return to face the Hurricanes on Saturday.
Eichel has been issued a two-game suspension for an illegal hit to the head of an opponent but is expected to be reinstated in time for Saturday's contest against the Hurricanes.
Sobotka has missed the previous three games due to an upper-body injury but it is likely he will return Thursday against the Blackhawks.
Bogosian sat out the last game due to a lower-body injury but it is expected he will be a participant in Thursday's matchup against the Blackhawks.