Buffalo, New York; Thursday, 7:30 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NHL LINE: Sabres -120, Islanders -101; over/under is 6
BOTTOM LINE: The Buffalo Sabres look to end their four-game home skid with a win over the New York Islanders.
Buffalo is 21-19-3 overall and 9-12-2 in home games. The Sabres have a 21-7-3 record in games they score three or more goals.
New York is 23-18-4 overall and 10-11-2 on the road. The Islanders have an 8-3-1 record in one-goal games.
Thursday's game is the first time these teams match up this season.
LAST 10 GAMES: Sabres: 4-5-1, averaging three goals, five assists, three penalties and 7.3 penalty minutes while giving up 3.5 goals per game.
Islanders: 3-5-2, averaging two goals, 3.5 assists, 2.9 penalties and 5.8 penalty minutes while giving up 2.6 goals per game.
INJURIES: Sabres: None listed.
The Associated Press