Chicago Bulls (5-16) at Milwaukee Bucks (14-6)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 8:00 pm (Fiserv Forum)
The Line: Milwaukee Bucks -14 -- Over/Under: 228.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Chicago Bulls and Milwaukee Bucks meet Wednesday in NBA action at the Fiserv Forum.
The Chicago Bulls could use a victory here after losing seven of their last eight games. The Chicago Bulls are averaging 103.6 points on 44.2 percent shooting and allowing 112.7 points on 45.6 percent shooting. Zach LaVine is averaging 25.7 points and 4.5 assists while Jabari Parker is averaging 16.3 points and 7.2 rebounds. Justin Holiday is the third double-digit scorer and Wendell Carter Jr. is grabbing 7.1 rebounds. The Chicago Bulls are shooting 35.5 percent from beyond the arc and 77.9 percent from the free throw line. The Chicago Bulls are allowing 34.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42 rebounds per game. The Chicago Bulls have lost their last four road games.
The Milwaukee Bucks look for a spark of consistency after winning four of their last seven games. The Milwaukee Bucks are averaging 121 points on 48.7 percent shooting and allowing 110 points on 43.9 percent shooting. Giannis Antetokounmpo is averaging 26.8 points and 13 rebounds while Khris Middleton is averaging 19 points and 4.1 assists. Eric Bledsoe is the third double-digit scorer and Malcolm Brogdon is dishing 3.3 assists. The Milwaukee Bucks are shooting 35.8 percent from beyond the arc and 76.4 percent from the free throw line. The Milwaukee Bucks are allowing 35 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 50.6 rebounds per game. The Milwaukee Bucks have won 10 of their last 12 home games.
The Bulls are 7-19 ATS in their last 26 road games, 4-1 ATS in their last 5 Wednesday games and 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games overall. The Bucks are 9-3-1 ATS in their last 13 home games, 2-9 ATS in their last 11 Wednesday games and 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games following a ATS loss. The Bulls are 16-7 ATS in the last 23 meetings in Milwaukee. The over is 38-15 in Bucks last 53 overall. The under is 7-2-1 in Bulls last 10 overall.
The Milwaukee Bucks just beat the Chicago Bulls by 19 points a couple of weeks ago, and they've won the last three games against the Bulls, all by double-digit points. The Chicago Bulls are being outscored by 10.8 points in their last five games and 12.6 points on the road this season overall. The Milwaukee Bucks are outscoring teams by 15.3 points at home this season. The Bulls are also just 1-7 ATS this season as a double-digit underdog. So, while laying massive chalk in the NBA isn't ideal, most things suggest that the Bucks are going to win this game rather easily.