Philadelphia 76ers at Milwaukee Bucks
Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 8:00 PM (Fiserv Forum)
MIL -9.0 . Total 226.0 . Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Philadelphia 76ers hit the road for a clash with the Milwaukee Bucks. The 76ers are (31-20), after being routed on the road by the Miami Heat, 137-106. The Bucks are (43-7), coming off a 120-108 win over the New Orleans Pelicans.
In the 76ers loss to the Heat, Philadelphia was guided throughout the game by Joel Embiid. Embiid recorded a double-double, finishing with 29 points and 12 rebounds. The 76ers connected on 43% from the floor and 34% from 3-point range. Philadelphia out rebounded Miami, 44 to 35. The 76ers allowed the Heat to hit 56% of their shots. Philadelphia committed 14 turnovers, while forcing just 3.
In the Bucks win over the Pelicans, Milwaukee was led on offense by Giannis Antetokounmpo. Antetokounmpo tallied 34 points, while snagging 17 rebounds, and passing out 6 helpers. The Bucks converted on 47% from the floor and 31% from distance. The Bucks won the game inside the paint, out scoring the Pelicans, 60 to 40. Milwaukee also dominated in fast break points, out scoring New Orleans 33 to 14.
Recent Betting Trends:
76ers are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
76ers are 1-9 ATS in their last 10 road games.
The over is 6-1 in 76ers last 7 games at Milwaukee.
Bucks are 11-1 SU in their last 12 games.
Bucks are 12-5 ATS in their last 17 games against the Eastern Conference.
The over is 14-11-1 in Bucks home games this season.
The 76ers have been a great home team, but their play on the road has been a different story. Philadelphia is just 9-18 on the road, while averaging less than 106 points of offense. The Bucks have the best scoring offense in the league, averaging over 120 per contest. The Bucks have had no trouble scoring and are hitting over 48% of their shots from the floor. The 76ers have the 4th best scoring defense, but are allowing their opponents to hit nearly 46% from the floor. Milwaukee is 23-3 at home. Final score prediction, Bucks will win and cover, 117-106.