Buffalo
Sabres
Stadium KeyBank Center
33-39-10 Overall | 11-12-5 ATLANTIC 6th
TEAM STATSGFGAPOWER PLAY
Sabres226271 19.49%
Schedule
Regular season
Thu  10/3
@
Penguins
7:00pm
Sat  10/5
vs
Devils
7:00pm
Mon  10/7
@
Blue Jackets
7:00pm
Wed  10/9
vs
Canadiens
7:00pm
Fri  10/11
vs
Panthers
7:00pm
Mon  10/14
vs
Stars
3:00pm
Wed  10/16
@
Ducks
10:00pm
Thu  10/17
@
Kings
10:30pm
Sat  10/19
@
Sharks
10:30pm
Tue  10/22
vs
Sharks
7:00pm
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

PLAYOFF FORECAST

They are not playoff contenders based on our latest simulations.

REGULAR SEASON RECAP

The regular season went worse than expected. They won 33 games vs an expected win total of 36.9. They met expectations at home, it was on the road that they struggled. They went 12-29 on the road and were expected to win 16.6. Their 51.2% home win percentage was as expected (49.6%).

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TEAM STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES

Their record should be slightly better. Since 10/3/2018 their average goal differential is -0.57 (includes playoff games) which ranks #26 in the league, but their rank based on points (per game) is #27. They are the #25 ranked team in goal differential (based on all teams' road stats) and the #27 ranked team among home teams.

OFFENSIVE STATS PER GAME (League Rank):

DEFENSIVE STATS PER GAME (Lower # is Better):

TEAM STATS AND BETTING RESULT GAMELOG

Below is a betting recap of all 82 regular games. Anyone who backed the Sabres in all of their games would be down -33 units. Against the puck line, they have lost -473 units risking 100 units on each pick (44-38 PL).

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
4 Bogosian, Zach D6-322607/15/1990No College
33 Borgen, William D6-218812/19/1996No College
26 Dahlin, Rasmus D6-319004/13/2000No College
9 Eichel, Jack C6-220010/28/1996No College
28 Girgensons, Zemgus LW6-221101/05/1994No College
48 Hunwick, Matt D5-1119405/21/1985No College
40 Hutton, Carter G6-019812/19/1985No College
22 Larsson, Johan C5-1120207/25/1992No College
19 McCabe, Jake D6-120610/12/1993No College
37 Mittelstadt, Casey C6-120211/22/1998No College
62 Montour, Brandon D6-019304/11/1994No College
8 Nelson, Casey D6-118507/18/1992No College
21 Okposo, Kyle RW6-021904/16/1988No College
29 Pominville, Jason RW5-1118011/30/1982No College
23 Reinhart, Sam RW6-119211/06/1995No College
55 Ristolainen, Rasmus D6-421510/27/1994No College
71 Rodrigues, Evan C5-1017607/28/1993No College
6 Scandella, Marco D6-321002/23/1990No College
43 Sheary, Conor LW5-817606/08/1992No College
53 Skinner, Jeff LW5-1118705/16/1992No College
17 Sobotka, Vladimir C5-1118907/02/1987No College
35 Ullmark, Linus G6-421307/31/1993No College
20 Wilson, Scott LW5-1118604/24/1992No College