Indiana Pacers (12-9) at Milwaukee Bucks (12-8)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, February 3, 2021 at 7:00 pm (Fiserv Forum)
The Line: Milwaukee Bucks -8.5 -- Over/Under: 232 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
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The Indiana Pacers and Milwaukee Bucks meet Wednesday in NBA action at the Fiserv Forum.
The Indiana Pacers look for a win after splitting their last 12 games. The Indiana Pacers are averaging 113.1 points on 47.8 percent shooting and allowing 111.2 points on 46.3 percent shooting. Malcolm Brogdon is averaging 22.9 points and 4.3 rebounds while Domantas Sabonis is averaging 20.6 points and 5.7 assists. TJ Warren is the third double-digit scorer and Myles Turner is grabbing 6.7 rebounds. The Indiana Pacers are shooting 35.7 percent from beyond the arc and 77.1 percent from the free throw line. The Indiana Pacers are allowing 39.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.6 rebounds per game.
The Milwaukee Bucks look for a win after splitting their last eight games. The Milwaukee Bucks are averaging 120.5 points on 49.1 percent shooting and allowing 112.4 points on 45 percent shooting. Giannis Antetokounmpo is averaging 27.3 points and 11 rebounds while Khris Middleton is averaging 21.2 points and six assists. Jrue Holiday is the third double-digit scorer and Brook Lopez is dishing 0.7 assists. The Milwaukee Bucks are shooting 39.8 percent from beyond the arc and 72.6 percent from the free throw line. The Milwaukee Bucks are allowing 39.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 48.6 rebounds per game.
The Pacers are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games playing on 0 days rest and 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games overall. The Bucks are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 Wednesday games. The over is 5-2-1 in Pacers last 8 overall. The over is 4-1 in Bucks last 5 overall. The Pacers are 0-4 ATS in the last 4 meetings in Milwaukee and 1-5 ATS in the last 6 meetings.
The Indiana Pacers are on the end of a back to back and have had issues stringing wins together this season. The Milwaukee Bucks look like they're starting to right the ship with 50.4 percent shooting in their last five games and they win at home by an average of 12.9 points. The Bucks are rested and starting to get things going. With tired legs, the Pacers could struggle to keep up. I'll lay the chalk.