Bucks vs 76ers Prediction and Odds

Bucks vs 76ers Prediction and Odds: The home side Milwaukee Bucks will be starting as favorites.

With the preseason coming to an end, the stage is set for a thrilling showdown as the Philadelphia 76ers go head-to-head with the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night. Both teams are eager to make a strong opening statement in their quest for NBA supremacy, and the spotlight will shine brightly on the Fiserv Forum, the hallowed home court of the Milwaukee Bucks.

In their role as hosts, the Bucks will begin the game as the favored team on their home court. However, the 76ers enter the matchup with a strong desire to seek redemption and avenge their previous defeat at the hands of the Milwaukee Bucks in their last encounter.

Bucks vs 76ers Prediction and Odds: Preseason Stats

Milwaukee Bucks

The Milwaukee Bucks played a total of 5 preseason games. Of the 5 games, the Bucks won 3 while losing the 2 games. Milwaukee Bucks registered victories against the likes of the Chicago Bulls, Los Angeles Lakers, and the Memphis Grizzlies.

In the preseason games

  • The Milwaukee Bucks scored 108.0 points per game.
  • The Milwaukee Bucks conceded 109.4 points per game.
  • Number of games that ended with a difference of 3 points or less: 1
  • Number of games that ended with a difference of 4-10 points: 1
  • Number of games that ended with a difference of more than 10 points: 3

Philadelphia 76ers

In the preseason, the Philadelphia 76ers had a record of 2-2. They managed to secure victories over the Brooklyn Nets and Atlanta Hawks.

In the preseason games

  • The Philadelphia 76ers scored 111.3 points per game.
  • The Philadelphia 76ers conceded 115.0 points per game.
  • Number of games that ended with a difference of 3 points or less: 0
  • Number of games that ended with a difference of 4-10 points: 2
  • Number of games that ended with a difference of more than 10 points: 2

Bucks had better stats in the preseason.

Bucks vs 76ers Prediction and Odds: Offense-Defense

Offense

The Philadelphia 76ers’ have maintained an impressive average total score of 113.72 points per game, showcasing their offensive prowess. Their field goal percentage stands at a solid 48.12%, indicating their efficiency in making shots. Additionally, their three-point shooting percentage is a commendable 38.34%, underscoring their ability to stretch the floor. Furthermore, their free throw percentage is a remarkable 83.99%. In terms of rebounding, they secure an average of 41.17 total rebounds, emphasizing their strength on both ends of the court.

The Milwaukee Bucks on the other hand have averaged 117.05 points per game, highlighting their ability to generate offense effectively. Their field goal percentage stands at 47.3%, indicating their proficiency in converting field goal attempts. Additionally, their three-point shooting percentage is 36.88%, showcasing their capability to hit shots from beyond the arc. While their free throw percentage is 74.07%, demonstrating room for improvement, their overall offensive prowess is evident. In terms of rebounding, they secure an average of 48.39 total rebounds, underlining their dominance on the boards, which further enhances their offensive opportunities.

Bucks are ahead.

Defense

The Philadelphia 76ers have allowed an average of 110.1 points per game. Their opponents have a field goal percentage of 47.09%. Additionally, their opponents’ three-point shooting percentage is 35.02%, demonstrating their efforts to defend the perimeter. Their opponents have a free throw percentage of 78.36%, which is relatively high and may present an area for defensive improvement. In terms of rebounding, the 76ers’ defensive efforts result in an average of 41.04 total defensive rebounds.

The Milwaukee Bucks on the other hand have allowed an average of 113.92 points per game and have a field goal percentage of 45.91%, suggesting that the Bucks are committed to defending against field goal attempts. Furthermore, their opponents’ three-point shooting percentage is 35.96% and the free throw percentage is 77.44%, showing room for defensive improvement in preventing free throw conversions. In terms of rebounding, the Bucks secure an average of 44.1 total defensive rebounds.

76ers are ahead.

Bucks vs 76ers Prediction and Odds

Spread:

  • Philadelphia 76ers: +6.5 (-114)
  • Milwaukee Bucks: -6.5 (-105)

Odds:

  • Philadelphia 76ers: 2.94
  • Milwaukee Bucks: 1.45

Prediction:

  • Philadelphia 76ers: 31.5%
  • Milwaukee Bucks: 69.5%
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Bucks vs 76ers Head to Head

The Milwaukee Bucks and Philadelphia 76ers share a rich history of memorable contests over the years. During the 2022-23 regular season, they clashed in four highly anticipated matchups.

In the regular season’s broader history, the 76ers and Bucks have squared off in 223 games, with the 76ers securing 105 victories and the Bucks claiming 118. The series in the most recent season ended in a split, with each team notching two wins, both at home and on the road.

In their last five encounters, the Milwaukee Bucks emerged victorious in three games, while the 76ers clinched two wins. The most recent showdown between these two teams saw the Bucks triumph over the 76ers with a final score of 117-104.

Advantage: Parity

Bucks vs 76ers Prediction and Odds: Top Players Stats

Philadelphia 76ers

Joel Embiid (Shooting Guard)

Points Per Game: 33.1 | Rebounds Per Game: 10.2 | Assists Per Game: 4.2

James Harden (Shooting Forward)

Points Per Game: 21.0 | Assists Per Game: 10.7 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.1

Tyrese Maxey (Shooting Guard)

Points Per Game: 20.3 | Assists Per Game: 3.5 | Rebounds Per Game: 2.9

Milwaukee Bucks

Giannis Antetokounmpo (Power Forward)

Points Per Game: 31.1 | Rebounds Per Game: 11.8 | Assists Per Game: 5.7

Jrue Holiday (Point Guard)

Points Per Game: 19.3 | Assists Per Game: 7.4 | Rebounds Per Game: 5.1

Brook Lopez (Center)

Points Per Game: 15.9 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.7 | Blocks Per Game: 2.5

Bucks vs 76ers Prediction and Odds: Performance in the Last Season

Philadelphia 76ers

In the 2022-23 NBA season, the Philadelphia 76ers had a successful regular season, securing the 3rd position in the Eastern Conference with 54 wins and 28 losses. This performance earned them a spot in the playoffs. During the first round of the playoffs, they dominated the Brooklyn Nets, winning all four games and advancing to the next round. However, their championship aspirations were dashed in Round 2, as they experienced a 4-3 defeat at the hands of the Boston Celtics.

Milwaukee Bucks

During the 2022-23 NBA regular season, the Milwaukee Bucks were undoubtedly one of the most formidable teams. They clinched the Eastern Conference’s top position, with a remarkable record of 58 victories and 24 losses. As they ventured into the playoffs, the Bucks were brimming with confidence. Nevertheless, their path took an unforeseen twist when they encountered a major upset in the opening round, falling victim to a surprising defeat at the hands of the LA Lakers.

Bucks vs 76ers Winner Prediction

  • Home Advantage: Advantage Bucks
  • Recent Form: Advantage Bucks
  • Offensive Stats: Advantage Bucks
  • Defensive Stats: Advantage 76ers
  • Head-to-head: Parity

The Milwaukee Bucks and the Philadelphia 76ers will come face-to-face on October 27th. Considering the performance of both teams, the Milwaukee Bucks have had an edge over the 76ers so far. Additionally, as a host, the Bucks will have a home advantage. Therefore, we predict a win for the Milwaukee Bucks.