Buffalo Sabres vs Seattle Kraken – NHL Preview, Tips and Odds

NHL
Buffalo Sabres
Final
3:4
Seattle Kraken
Highlights and Stats


The Buffalo Sabres come against the Seattle Kraken for their next game scheduled for Tuesday, 08:00 PM EDT at the KeyBank Center. The Sabres are at number 4 in the Atlantic Division with 42 points, while the Kraken are currently occupying the 3rd position in the Pacific Division, after collecting 50 points in the course of the season so far.

Buffalo Sabres vs Seattle Kraken Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 10-25-2022
TeamP1P2P3Final
Buffalo Sabres
Buffalo Sabres
0 1 0 1
Seattle Kraken
Seattle Kraken
2 2 1 5

The Seattle Kraken came out on top in the last clash against the Buffalo Sabres, winning with a score of 5-1 on 10/25/2022. Daniel Sprong was the main reason for the Kraken’s triumph back then. He spent 10:03 on the ice, earning 3 points by scoring one goal and assisting his teammates twice. On the other end of the ice, Dylan Cozens was the best among the Buffalo Sabres, finishing with 1 goal in 15:51 of ice time. Martin Jones also played a leading role for the Kraken, saving 15 of the Sabres’ total 16 attempts on goal. The other side’s goalkeeper, Eric Comrie, ended the night with a 0.792 save percentage. The most recent three encounters saw the Seattle Kraken enjoy absolute dominance, as they triumphed in all of them.
*Last 3 head-to-head games
Team10-25-202211-29-202111-04-2021
Buffalo Sabres
Buffalo Sabres
14 2
Seattle Kraken
Seattle Kraken
5 75

Buffalo Sabres Form

*Last 10 Buffalo Sabres Games - 8:2:0
01-09-202301-07-202301-03-202301-01-202312-31-202212-29-202212-19-202212-17-202212-15-202212-13-2022
0:4vs Philadelphia Flyers6:5vs Minnesota Wild4:5@ Washington Capitals3:1@ Ottawa Senators3:4@ Boston Bruins6:3vs Detroit Red Wings2:3@ Vegas Golden Knights2:5@ Arizona Coyotes2:4@ Colorado Avalanche6:0vs Los Angeles Kings

The Buffalo Sabres were outplayed and lost with a score of 0-4 on home ice when facing the Philadelphia Flyers on January 9. Craig Anderson had a busy night between the sticks and was bombarded with 38 shots, four of which ended in the back of his net. The Buffalo Sabres won 8 and lost 2 of their last 10 meetings, but none of those defeats came in overtime or shootouts, and the team did not gain an extra point. They are on a L1 streak at the moment. The Sabres have a balance of 9-9-2 when playing on home ice this term. The Winnipeg Jets are next in line for the Sabres, as the two sides are scheduled to meet on Thursday, January 12th.

Buffalo Sabres Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    149.00
  • Goals Against
    131.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

Buffalo Sabres Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Craig Anderson

    Games Played:15
    Saves Percentage:0.921
    Shutouts:3
  • Top Skater

    Tage Thompson

    Games Played:38
    Goals:31
    Assists:25

Buffalo Sabres Missing Players

NONE

Seattle Kraken Form

*Last 10 Seattle Kraken Games - 7:2:1
01-09-202301-07-202301-05-202301-03-202301-01-202312-30-202212-28-202212-22-202212-20-202212-18-2022
0:4@ Montreal Canadiens4:8@ Ottawa Senators1:5@ Toronto Maple Leafs2:5@ Edmonton Oilers4:1vs New York Islanders2:7vs Edmonton Oilers2:3vs Calgary Flames6:5@ Vancouver Canucks5:2vs St. Louis Blues3:2vs Winnipeg Jets

The Seattle Kraken were last on the ice versus the Montreal Canadiens on January 9th, and the meeting concluded with a score of 0-4 in the Kraken’s favor. Seattle was led by Matty Beniers, who ended the match with 2 points. He tried five shots towards the enemy goal and succeeded with one, for a combined 17 minutes and 17 seconds of game time. Beniers also had a hand in one of his side’s other goals by assisting his fellow teammates. Goalie Martin Jones was another key figure for the Seattle Kraken, as he ended the clash with a flawless 1.000 save percentage. The organization won 7 of its last 10 matches, lost 2 during regular time, and was defeated once in overtime or shootouts. After their latest victory, the Kraken are now on a run of five straight triumphs .They are sporting a 12-4-2 record when performing on the road. The team will be on the ice again on Thursday, January 12th, when the Seattle Kraken are scheduled to play against the Boston Bruins at their opponents’ arena.

Seattle Kraken Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    143.00
  • Goals Against
    122.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

Seattle Kraken Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Martin Jones

    Games Played:29
    Saves Percentage:0.894
    Shutouts:0
  • Top Skater

    Andre Burakovsky

    Games Played:39
    Goals:11
    Assists:22

Seattle Kraken Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Final
Buffalo Sabres
Buffalo Sabres
1 1 1 3
Seattle Kraken
Seattle Kraken
1 1 2 4
Buffalo SabresSeattle Kraken
  • Score

    3
    4
  • PP Opportunities

    5
    2
  • PP Goals

    1
    1
  • Faceoffs Won

    0
    0
  • Giveaways

    0
    0
  • Hits

    0
    0
  • Penalty Minutes

    0
    0
  • Shots

    0
    0
  • Takeaways

    0
    0

Play-by-Play

Buffalo SabresvsSeattle Kraken
  • 1`09:56
    Alex TuchTage Thompson, Jeff Skinner
    1-0
  • 1`16:38
    -
    Carson Soucy2 minutes for Holding Tyson Jost
  • 1`18:45
    Casey Mittelstadt2 minutes for Holding Yanni Gourde
    -
  • 1`18:52
    1-1
    Jordan EberleAndre Burakovsky
  • 2`01:57
    -
    Jordan Eberle2 minutes for High Sticking Mattias Samuelsson
  • 2`05:07
    -
    Andre Burakovsky2 minutes for Hooking Rasmus Asplund
  • 2`05:12
    Rasmus DahlinJeff Skinner, Dylan Cozens
    2-1
  • 2`08:59
    2-2