Nets vs. Bucks - 3/13/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Milwaukee Bucks (27-38) at Brooklyn Nets (18-47)
NBA Basketball: Sunday, March 13, 2016 at 8:00 pm (Barclays Center)
The Line: Brooklyn Nets PK -- Over/Under: 206.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSWI, YES
The Milwaukee Bucks and Brooklyn Nets square off Sunday night at the Barclays Center.
The Milwaukee Bucks look for consistency after splitting their last 10 games. The Milwaukee Bucks are averaging 99.4 points on 46.3 percent shooting and allowing 103.3 points on 45.1 percent shooting. Khris Middleton is averaging 18.5 points and 4.1 assists while Greg Monroe is averaging 16 points and 9.5 rebounds. Giannis Antetokounmpo is grabbing 7.6 rebounds and Jabari Parker is dishing 1.6 assists. The Milwaukee Bucks are shooting 35.3 percent from beyond the arc and 75.2 percent from the free throw line. The Bucks are allowing 35.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42 rebounds per game. The Milwaukee Bucks have lost eight of their last nine road games.
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The Brooklyn Nets could use a win after losing five of their last six games. The Brooklyn Nets are averaging 97.6 points on 45.3 percent shooting and allowing 104.2 points on 47.3 percent shooting. Brook Lopez is averaging 20.8 points and 8.1 rebounds while Thaddeus Young is averaging 15.1 points and nine rebounds. Bojan Bogdanovic is grabbing 3.2 rebounds and Shane Larkin is dishing four assists. The Brooklyn Nets are shooting 35.2 percent from beyond the arc and 76.2 percent from the free throw line. The Nets are allowing 36.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.3 rebounds per game. The Brooklyn Nets have lost 10 of their last 15 home games.
The Bucks are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 0 days rest and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 vs. NBA Atlantic. The Nets are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games playing on 1 days rest and 4-11-1 ATS in their last 16 vs. Eastern Conference. The Bucks are 10-1-1 ATS in the last 12 meetings in Brooklyn and 19-6-1 ATS in the last 26 meetings overall.
While the Bucks are on the end of a back to back, they're simply the better team in this matchup. The Nets are awful and will struggle offensively against the Bucks length. Give me the better team in a pick em game.