Indiana Pacers vs. Milwaukee Bucks - 2/12/20 NBA Pick, Odds & Prediction

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Milwaukee Bucks at Indiana Pacers

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 7:30 PM (Bankers Life Fieldhouse)

IND +1.5, O/U 222.5

The Milwaukee Bucks travel to Indianapolis, IN on Wednesday for a game agains the Pacers in a matchup of two teams from the Central Division in the Eastern Conference.  In their last game, Milwaukee defeated the Sacramento Kings by the score of 123-111.  The Bucks were led in points by Khris Middleton who scored 28 points on the night while shooting 8 of 13 from the field and 2 for 2 from the free throw line.  Middleton also led Milwaukee in rebounds with 11, including 2 coming offensively.  Middleton was also the leader for the Bucks in assists on the night with 8 while playing a total of 34 minutes against the Kings. 

On the year, the Milwaukee Bucks are now 46-7 and are currently in 1st place in the Central Division.  Giannis Antetokounmpo leads the Bucks in points per game with 30 and in rebounds per game with 13.5.  Antetokounmpo also leads the Bucks in assists per game as he has averaged 5.8 so far this season.  The Bucks enter Wednesday’s game against the Pacers with 2 players listed on their injury report as Giannis Antetokounmpo and George Hill are day to day. 

The Indiana Pacers welcome the Milwaukee Bucks to town on Wednesday after losing their last game to the Brooklyn Nets by the score of 106-105.  Domantas Sabonis led the Pacers in points in the game with 23 while shooting 11 of 15 from the field.  Sabonis was also the leading rebounder for the Pacers as he pulled in 10 boards, with 1 coming offensively.  Sabonis also led Indiana in assists on the night with 11 while playing a total of 38 minutes in the game against the Nets.

The Pacers are now 31-23 on the season and in 2nd place in the Central Division.  The Pacers leading scorer is Domantas Sabonis who has scored an average of 18.3 points per game on the year.  Sabonis is also the leading rebounder this season for the Pacers as he has averaged 12.5 per game including an average of 3.1 offensive rebounds per game.  Malcolm Brogdon is the leader in assists for the Pacers as he has averaged 7.2 assists per game.  The Pacers enter their game on Wednesday with a clean bill of health as they do not have anyone listed on their injury report. 

The Milwaukee Bucks have scored 119.8 points per game while allowing 107.3 points per game.  The Indiana Pacers have scored 109.6 points per game on the year while allowing 107.5 points per game.  In their last 5 games, the Bucks are 5-0 and the Pacers are 0-5.  The Bucks have won the first two meetings of the season between these two teams by the scores of 102-83 and 117-89.  Milwaukee is 5-0 against the spread in their last 5 games.  Indiana is 1-5 against the spread in their last 6 games.  The total has gone under in 5 of Indiana's last 5 games against Milwaukee.  I am going with the Bucks in this one.  Milwaukee wins 115-102 and covers the spread. 

Travis’s Pick Milwaukee Bucks -1.5

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.