Edmonton (2nd - Pacific) at Buffalo (8th - Atlantic)

Matchup Details
Tue, Dec 6 - KeyBank Center
FACEOFF - 7:00 PM ET
W/LATSMONEYHomeAwayO/U
Edmonton 14-10-2-115-126656-6-1-08-4-1-111-15
Buffalo 9-10-3-316-9-84-5-1-25-5-2-17-15
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Edmonton
PPlayerStatusNotes
DD. Nurse
Out indefinitely
Lower Body
12/03/16
Nurse has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury and is without a timetable for return.
DE. Gryba
I-R
Undisclosed
11/30/16
Gryba is on injured reserve due to an undisclosed injury and is without a timetable for return.
DA. Ference
I-R
Hip
10/21/16
Ference is recovering from surgery to repair micro-fractures in his right hip and is on the long-term injured reserve.
RWI. Pakarinen
Out indefinitely
Knee
10/13/16
Pakarinen is dealing with a knee injury and has been placed on the injured reserve list with no official timetable for a return.
DB. Davidson
Out indefinitely
Lower Body
10/13/16
Davidson has been placed on the injured reserve list after suffering a lower-body injury and will miss an extended amount of time.
Buffalo
PPlayerStatusNotes
DT. Fedun
Ques Tues
Shoulder
12/05/16
Fedun sat out the previous game with a shoulder injury and it is unknown if he will suit up Tuesday against the Oilers.
DZ. Bogosian
Out indefinitely
Knee
12/05/16
Bogosian has a MCL sprain in his knee and it is unclear when he will return to the ice.
DJ. Gorges
Out indefinitely
Foot
12/05/16
Gorges suffered a displaced foot fracture after taking a puck off his foot and is expected to miss multiple weeks of game action.
DD. Kulikov
Out indefinitely
Back
11/21/16
Kulikov is sidelined with a back injury and there is no timetable for a recovery.
LWN. Deslauriers
Out indefinitely
Knee
11/16/16
Deslauriers sustained a knee injury and is on injured reserve without an official timetable for a recovery.
LWT. Ennis
Early Jan
Groin
11/16/16
Ennis has been placed on the injured reserve list after undergoing surgery to repair a groin injury. He is expected to be sidelined for six weeks.
CC. McCormick
out for season
Illness
10/17/16
McCormick has not played since the mid-way part of the 2015-2016 season due to blood clots in his calf muscle. He is on injured reserve and is expected to miss the entire 2016-2017 season as well.
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Buffalo Sabres have a chance to escape the basement in the Atlantic Division on Tuesday as they begin a four-game homestand against the Edmonton Oilers. Buffalo only was able to earn one point at Washington on Monday, dropping a 3-2 overtime decision in the lone road contest of a stretch during which it plays six of seven at home.

 
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