Charlotte Hornets vs. Milwaukee Bucks - 3/1/20 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Milwaukee Bucks (51-8) at Charlotte Hornets (21-38)
NBA Basketball: Sunday, March 1, 2020 at 1:00 pm (Spectrum Center)
The Line: Charlotte Hornets +10.5 -- Over/Under:
TV: FSWI, FSCR
The Milwaukee Bucks and Charlotte Hornets meet Sunday in NBA action at the Spectrum Center.
The Milwaukee Bucks look for a win after winning 10 of their last 11 games. The Milwaukee Bucks are averaging 120 points on 48.2 percent shooting and allowing 107.2 points on 41.1 percent shooting. Giannis Antetokounmpo is averaging 29.7 points and 13.7 rebounds while Khris Middleton is averaging 21.1 points and 6.3 rebounds. Eric Bledsoe is the third double-digit scorer and Brook Lopez is grabbing 4.4 rebounds. The Milwaukee Bucks are shooting 36.3 percent from beyond the arc and 74.1 percent from the free throw line. The Milwaukee Bucks are allowing 35.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 52 rebounds per game. The Milwaukee Bucks have won five of their last six road games.
The Charlotte Hornets look for a win after winning five of their last seven games. The Charlotte Hornets are averaging 102.2 points on 43.2 percent shooting and allowing 109.7 points on 47.5 percent shooting. Devonte' Graham is averaging 17.7 points and 7.6 assists while Terry Rozier is averaging 17.6 points and 4.5 rebounds. Miles Bridges is the third double-digit scorer and PJ Washington is grabbing 5.5 rebounds. The Charlotte Hornets are shooting 34.7 percent from beyond the arc and 74.1 percent from the free throw line. The Charlotte Hornets are allowing 35.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43 rebounds per game. The Charlotte Hornets have lost six of their last eight home games.
The Bucks are 0-5 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Charlotte and 2-6-1 ATS in the last 9 meetings.
The Milwaukee Bucks have had their way with the Hornets in the first two meetings and they head into this contest winning theri last five games by an average of 20.4 points while shooting 49.8 percent from the field and 38.4 percent from three. The Charlotte Hornets aren't playing well as usual, and they're just 11-15 against the spread at home and 5-9 against the spread as double-digit underdogs. Give me the Bucks in a road beatdown.