Milwaukee Bucks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers - 11/29/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Cleveland Cavaliers (13-2) at Milwaukee Bucks (7-8)
NBA Basketball: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 8:00 pm (Bradley Center)
The Line: Milwaukee Bucks +7.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Cleveland Cavaliers and Milwaukee Bucks square off Tuesday night in NBA action at the BMO Harris Bradley Center.
The Cleveland Cavaliers look to keep the ball rolling after winning seven of their last eight games. The Cleveland Cavaliers are averaging 112 points on 45.2 percent shooting and allowing 102.8 points on 44.2 percent shooting. Kyrie Irving is averaging 24.8 points and 4.6 assists while LeBron James is averaging 23.6 points and 8.4 rebounds. Kevin Love is the third double-digit scorer and Channing Frye is grabbing 3.1 rebounds. The Cleveland Cavaliers are shooting 39.2 percent from beyond the arc and 77.7 percent from the free throw line. The Cleveland Cavaliers are allowing 35.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 46 rebounds per game. The Cleveland Cavaliers have won four of their last five road games.
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The Milwaukee Bucks look for back-to-back victories to get back to a .500 record. The Milwaukee Bucks are averaging 101.7 points on 45.2 percent shooting and allowing 102.3 points on 43.4 percent shooting. Giannis Antetokounmpo is averaging 22 points and 8.3 rebounds while Jabari Parker is averaging 18.6 points and 2.3 assists. Tony Snell is the third double-digit scorer and Greg Monroe is grabbing 6.6 rebounds. The Milwaukee Bucks are shooting 33.3 percent from beyond the arc and 77.4 percent from the free throw line. The Milwaukee Bucks are allowing 31.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 44.7 rebounds per game. The Milwaukee Bucks have won five of their last eight home games.
The Cavaliers are 2-5-1 ATS in their last 8 games playing on 1 days rest and 2-7-1 ATS in their last 10 vs. Eastern Conference. The Bucks are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games playing on 1 days rest and 6-15 ATS in their last 21 games overall. The over is 10-2 in the last 12 meetings in Milwaukee and 5-1 in the last 6 meetings overall.
The Cavs continue to play solid basketball and are getting offensive production from their entire roster. Despite covering a lot, the Bucks have also had a hard time against the spread this season and don't have nearly the offensive depth to hang with Cleveland. The Cavaliers and the reasonable line here seems like a strong bet.