Planning on watching today’s Bucks and Nets game? Catch the action at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY, as the Nets hosts this showdown at 7:30 ET on YES. In this Eastern matchup, the Bucks are the betting favorite against the Nets. The over/under for the game is 231.5 points.
MILWAUKEE BUCKS VS BROOKLYN NETS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Milwaukee Bucks -5.5
This game will be played at Barclays Center at 7:30 ET on Monday, November 6th.
WHY BET THE MILWAUKEE BUCKS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 107-100 in favor of the Bucks.
- Our projections have Giannis Antetokounmpo finishing with Giannis Antetokounmpo points, 7 rebounds and 3 assists.
- From the field, we have the Bucks finishing with a field goal percentage of 50.6% and knocking down 14 threes.
Can Milwaukee Secure a Road Victory?
With their current record at 3-2 after five games, the Bucks aim to stay above .500 in today’s game. The team currently sits 5th in the Eastern Conference and 1st place in the Central division.
For this season, Milwaukee has a 1-4 ATS record, with their current two-game losing streak against the spread included. The Bucks have been unable to cover the spread when playing on the road, and they are 1-3 at home vs. the spread.
Milwaukee Bucks heads into the game with Giannis Antetokounmpo currently leading as their top scorer, boasting two double doubles and averaging 8.4 rebounds and 24 points per game in the 2023-2024 season.
The Bucks offense is coming into the game with an average of 100 possessions per game (9th in the NBA), a 47% field goal percentage (19th in the NBA), and 114.2 points per game (14th in the NBA) during the 2023-2024 season.
This season, the Bucks’ defense ranks 27th in the league with 8.4 steals per game, 25th with 118.6 points allowed per game, and 14th with 21.8 free throw attempts allowed per game.
Is an Upset Waiting to Happen at Home?
Bringing in an overall record of 3-3 and a 0-3 record over their previous three games, the Nets will face the Bucks. On the road this season, the Nets have posted a 3-1 record, whereas at home they have a 0-2 record.
The Nets, with a perfect 5-0 ATS record, have not lost against the spread. On the road, they have a +3.2 scoring margin, while at home, it is -5.5.
Cam Thomas comes into the game as the current leading scorer for the Nets in the 2023-2024 season, boasting an average of 26 points per game, a 47.5% field goal percentage, and 2.3 assists per game.
The Nets’ offense is ranked 6th in the NBA with a field goal percentage of 48%. They are placed 25th in the league with an average of 19.3 free throw attempts per game. Additionally, the Nets score an average of 116.3 points per game, ranking them 7th in the NBA.
This season, the Nets’ defense is ranked 1st in blocked shots per game, 22nd in points allowed per game, and 18th in field goal percentage allowed.