Milwaukee Bucks vs Houston Rockets NBA Odds and Predictions
After losing 5 games in a row, Houston Rockets are completely low on confidence and this Thursday when they face Milwaukee Bucks, they will need some extra efforts to defeat them. The Bucks defeated the Charlotte Hornets on Tuesday night and the will be looking forward to carry on their win run when they face Houston Rockets.
The two team will be up against each other at Toyota Center located in downtown Houston, Texas. The host despite having home advantage will have difficulty in defeating the 3rd placed team, Milwaukee Bucks. Last time the two teams met was back in August 2020. Houston Rockets beat Milwaukee Bucks by a score difference of 120-116 points. Rockets will be hoping to repeat the similar feat on Thursday too despite having a disheartening season as of now. The are out of the playoff race for this season.
FiveThirtyEight predicts an easy win for Milwaukee Bucks in their upcoming game against Houston Rockets. The latest Milwaukee Bucks vs Houston Rockets NBA Odds and Predictions too indicates win for the Bucks.The latest Milwaukee Bucks vs Houston Rockets NBA Odds and Predictions updated on 29th April.
Milwaukee Bucks vs Houston Rockets NBA Odds and Predictions: Recent Form
Milwaukee Bucks had an average start to their campaign this season. They started off with a loss and then bounced back in very next game and then lost the other one. However, they were able to pull up their socks at the right time and have now climbed to 3rd position in Eastern Conference points table. They have overall played 61 games as of now and have won 38 games and lost 23. In last 10 games, they have won 6 and lost 4.
Taking about their on roads record this season, they have been quite dominating while playing away from their home. Of 31 games on roads, they have 18 victories and 13 losses. Playing the teams from their own conference, they have maintained a win loss ratio of 23-11. However, playing against the teams from their rival conference, they have won just 15 games and lost 12 games. Their home record have been phenomenal this season. They are currently 20-10 at home.
Houston Rockets did not have a season that they would like to talk about. After 62 games, they are bottom placed team in Western Conference points table. They have managed to win only 15 games while lost 47 games. In last 10 games they have lost 9 and won just 1. Currently they are on a 5 games losing streak. They will have an uphill task this Thursday when they face Milwaukee Bucks at home.
Playing the teams from their own Conference, Houston Rockets have managed to win only 10 games while lost 27 games. To add to misery of the team, they have won just 5 games playing the teams from their rival conference and lost whopping 20 games. At home they are 7-24, therefore, they may find very difficult to beat Bucks on Thursday when they host them. Even on roads they have similar record. They are currently 8-23 as of now. With all chances of making into playoffs ending for Rockets, they will look forward to win few games so they will have some face savers in the end of the season.
Milwaukee Bucks vs Houston Rockets NBA Odds and Predictions: Head-to-Head
Milwaukee Bucks have dominated head-to-head encounter between the two teams. The two teams have played 129 games against each other in regular season. Bucks have won 70 while Houston Rockets have had 59 wins.
In last 5 games, Houston Rockets is slightly behind Milwaukee Bucks. Rockets have won 2 while Bucks have won 3. The last game between the two teams ended in a win for Houston Rockets. They two teams met in last season on August 2, 2020. The game ended in 120-116 score difference in favor of Houston Rockets.
Currently, Rockets is on a 1 game winning streak against Bucks.
Milwaukee Bucks vs Houston Rockets NBA Odds and Predictions: Predicted Winner
Milwaukee Bucks will face Houston Rockets for the first time in this season on 29th April, 2021. The game will be live streamed at 8PM EST. FiveThirtyEight, a leading prediction platform predicts an easy win for Bucks. As per the platform, Bucks win probability stands at 79% while for Rockets, the chances stands at mere 29%.
The latest Milwaukee Bucks vs Houston Rockets NBA Odds and Predictions are yet to be updated. It will be updated on the game day.
Looking the outright prediction for this season’s NBA, Milwaukee Bucks is fourth favorite to win this season’s NBA as per Smarkets. Even for Oddschecker, Bucks is 4th favorites for this season. Houston Rockets fails to make its place among the Top 10 contenders for this season’s NBA title.