Golden State Warriors (30-10) vs. Milwaukee Bucks (26-17)
January 13, 2022 7:30 pm EDT
The Line: Milwaukee Bucks -3; Over/Under: +223
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The Golden State Warriors and Milwaukee Bucks meet Thursday in NBA action at the Fiserv Forum. The Golden State Warriors need a win after losing three of their last four games. The Milwaukee Bucks need a win after losing four of their last five games.
The Golden State Warriors are averaging 109.8 points on 46.7 percent shooting and allowing 101.3 points on 42.6 percent shooting. Stephen Curry is averaging 26.8 points and 6.1 assists, while Andrew Wiggins is averaging 18.6 points and 4.4 rebounds. Jordan Poole is the third double-digit scorer and Klay Thompson is grabbing 3 rebounds. The Golden State Warriors are shooting 35.9 percent from beyond the arc and 75.3 percent from the free throw line. The Golden State Warriors are allowing 32.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 46.1 rebounds per game.
The Milwaukee Bucks are averaging 111.8 points on 45.5 percent shooting and allowing 108 points on 44.1 percent shooting. Giannis Antetokounmpo is averaging 28.4 points and 11.4 rebounds, while Khris Middleton is averaging 19.1 points and 5.3 assists. Jrue Holiday is the third double-digit scorer and Bobby Portis is dishing 1.4 assists. The Milwaukee Bucks are shooting 36 percent from beyond the arc and 76.8 percent from the free throw line. The Milwaukee Bucks are allowing 33.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 47.1 rebounds per game.
The Warriors are 3-7-1 ATS in their last 11 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Bucks are 6-13 ATS in their last 19 home games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The over is 5-2 in Warriors last 7 road games. The under is 4-1 in Bucks last 5 overall. The under is 5-2 in the last 7 meetings in Milwaukee.
We’re getting the Golden State Warriors as an underdog, a team that’s 30-10 SU this season and is 23-15-2 against the spread. The Milwaukee Bucks are 7-13 against the spread at home this season, and they’re shooting just 43.2 percent from the field during this losing stretch. With Klay back in the mix, I don’t see how you don’t take the Warriors and the free bucket.