Milwaukee Bucks (13-8) at Cleveland Cavaliers (10-12)
NBA Basketball: Friday, February 5, 2021 at 7:30 pm (Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse)
The Line: Cleveland Cavaliers +10.5 -- Over/Under: 230 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
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The Milwaukee Bucks and Cleveland Cavaliers meet Friday in NBA action at the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse.
The Milwaukee Bucks look for a win after splitting their last eight games. The Milwaukee Bucks are averaging 121 points on 49 percent shooting and allowing 112.2 points on 45 percent shooting. Giannis Antetokounmpo is averaging 27 points and 11.2 rebounds while Khris Middleton is averaging 20.7 points and 5.9 assists. Jrue Holiday is the third double-digit scorer and Brook Lopez is dishing 0.7 assists. The Milwaukee Bucks are shooting 40 percent from beyond the arc and 73.3 percent from the free throw line. The Milwaukee Bucks are allowing 39 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 48.8 rebounds per game.
The Cleveland Cavaliers need a win after losing five of their last seven games. The Cleveland Cavaliers are averaging 103.7 points on 45 percent shooting and allowing 108.7 points on 46.6 percent shooting. Collin Sexton is averaging 24.3 points and 2.5 rebounds while Andre Drummond is averaging 18.2 points and 2.7 assists. Darius Garland is the third double-digit scorer and Jarrett Allen is grabbing 7.9 rebounds. The Cleveland Cavaliers are shooting 35.7 percent from beyond the arc and 71.6 percent from the free throw line. The Cleveland Cavaliers are allowing 39.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 44.2 rebounds per game.
The Bucks are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games as a road favorite. The Cavaliers are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 home games and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The over is 4-0 in Bucks last 4 overall. The over is 7-3 in Cavaliers last 10 overall. The Bucks are 1-3-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Cleveland and 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
The Milwaukee Bucks are the more talented team and should be laying big numbers, but they've struggled against the spread lately and only win on the road by an average of 3.4 points. The Cleveland Cavaliers have the offensive firepower to compete, they hung around with the Bucks last month and they only lose in the underdog role by an average of 6.3 points. We're getting some value with the Cavs. I'll grab the points.