Philadelphia 76ers (24-22) at Milwaukee Bucks (26-22)
NBA Basketball: Monday, January 29, 2018 at 8:00 pm (Bradley Center)
The Line: Milwaukee Bucks -3.5 -- Over/Under: 211 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Philadelphia 76ers and Milwaukee Bucks meet Monday in NBA action at the BMO Harris Bradley Center.
The Philadelphia 76ers look for a victory after winning five of their last seven games. The Philadelphia 76ers are averaging 108.1 points on 46.5 percent shooting and allowing 106.3 points on 43.5 percent shooting. Joel Embiid is averaging 23.6 points and 10.9 rebounds while JJ Redick is averaging 17.3 points and 3.3 assists. Ben Simmons is the third double-digit scorer and Dario Saric is grabbing seven rebounds. The Philadelphia 76ers are shooting 36.4 percent from beyond the arc and 76.1 percent from the free throw line. The Philadelphia 76ers are allowing 33.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 47.4 rebounds per game. The Philadelphia 76ers have won four of their last six road games.
The Milwaukee Bucks need another victory after splitting their last eight games. The Milwaukee Bucks are averaging 105 points on 48 percent shooting and allowing 105.8 points on 47.1 percent shooting. Giannis Antetokounmpo is averaging 28.5 points and 10.2 rebounds while Khris Middleton is averaging 20.4 points and 4.2 assists. Eric Bledsoe is the third double-digit scorer and Malcolm Brogdon is dishing 3.3 assists. The Milwaukee Bucks are shooting 35.1 percent from beyond the arc and 77.1 percent from the free throw line. The Milwaukee Bucks are allowing 37.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 38.5 rebounds per game. The Milwaukee Bucks have split their last six home games.
The 76ers are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 vs. Eastern Conference, 4-1 ATS in their last 5 road games and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Bucks are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 home games, 13-3-1 ATS in their last 17 games playing on 0 days rest and 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games overall. The road team is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings, the favorite is 11-4 ATS in the last 15 meetings and the over is 5-2 in the last 7 meetings.
The Philadelphia 76ers just beat the hell out of the Bucks last week, and they head into this game 6-2 ATS this season when an underdog by less than four points. The Milwaukee Bucks have been very inconsistent as of late, are banged up and are only outscoring teams by one point at home this season. The Bucks could obviously open this game up if they play to their potential, but we're getting value with the free bucket here.