Toronto Raptors vs. Milwaukee Bucks - 11/1/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Milwaukee Bucks (0-2) at Toronto Raptors (2-0)
NBA Basketball: Sunday, November 1, 2015 at 6:00 pm (Air Canada Centre)
The Line: Toronto Raptors -7 -- Over/Under: 202.5 See the Latest Odds
The Milwaukee Bucks invade the Air Canada Center to battle the Toronto Raptors tonight.
The Bucks are still looking for their first win of the season after losing their first two home games. Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 27 points, Greg Monroe added 22 points and Khris Middleton had 18 points but it still wasn't enough as the Bucks fell to the Wizards 118-113 on Friday. As a team, the Bucks shot a healthy 51.2 percent from the field but it was on defense where they've been poor, allowing the Wizards to run rampant in a 36-21 fourth quarter.
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Meanwhile, the Raptors will be looking to stay undefeated after taking down the Celtics by 113-103 for their second straight win to start the season. DeMar DeRozan led the scoring with 23 points, DeMarre Carroll and Terrence Ross chipped in with 21 points apiece, while Kyle Lowry ran the offense with 14 points and nine assists. The Raptors were one of the best offenses last season and with the acquisition of Carroll, they look like they could be even better this season.
In ATS trends, the Bucks are 2-7 ATS in their last nine against the Eastern Conference and 1-6 ATS in their last seven games following a loss, while the Raptors are 2-6 ATS in their last eight against the Eastern Conference and 1-4 ATS in their last five home games.
Head to head, the Bucks are 13-6-1 ATS in the last 20 meetings overall and 7-2-1 ATS in the last 10 meetings in Toronto.
The Raptors have hit the ground running this season and should be able to beat the Bucks who are yet to find their feet. Take Toronto to win and cover at home.