New Orleans Pelicans at Milwaukee Bucks
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 9:30 PM (Fiserv Forum)
Milwaukee Bucks -13.0 . Total 234.0 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The New Orleans Pelicans hit the road for a battle with the Milwaukee Bucks. The Pelicans are (6-18), after falling 105-103 to the Detroit Pistons. The Bucks are (21-3), coming off a 110-101 win over the Orlando Magic.
In the Pelicans loss to the Pistons, New Orleans was led on offense by Brandon Ingram. Ingram converted on 11 of 21 attempts from the floor, making all 5 free throws, totaling 31 points. The Pelicans shot 44% from the floor and 21% from deep. The Pelicans out rebounded the Pistons, 58 to 54. The difference came down at the foul line. The Pistons made 22 foul shots, while the Pelicans made just 15. New Orleans trailed by 12 points in the game and led by as many as 11.
In the Bucks win over the Magic, Milwaukee was guided during the game by Giannis Antetokounmpo. Antetokounmpo connected on 12of 22 attempts from the floor, making 6 of 12 from the foul line, recording 32 points, 15 rebounds, and 8 assists. The Bucks shot 46% from the floor and 39% from 3-point range. Milwaukee out worked Orlando inside the paint, outscoring the Magic 46 to 36. The Bucks largest lead was 18 points.
Recent Betting Trends:
Pelicans are 0-6 ATS in their last 6games.
Pelicans are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 road game.
The under is 6-1 in Pelicans last 7 games.
Bucks are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Bucks are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 gams vs the Western Conference.
The under is 5-2 in Bucks last 7 games.
The Pelicans have key injuries to their inside game. With Zion Williamson still out, Derrick Favors is now questionable for the matchup. The Bucks are 11-1 at home, while the Pelicans are 2-9 on the road. The Pelicans have hit a long skid, losing their last 9 games. Milwaukee on the other hand has won 10 games in a row. The Bucks have the highest scoring offense in the league, averaging more than 120.0 per game. The Pelicans are giving up over 119.0 per game, which ranks 29th. Final prediction, the Bucks will win and cover at home, 119-103.