Brooklyn Nets vs Milwaukee Bucks Game 7 Odds and Predictions
The Eastern Conference semi-finals series between Brooklyn Nets and Milwaukee Bucks is set for nail biting finish. With initial dominance of Brooklyn Nets in the series, Milwaukee Bucks bounced back and levelled the series to 2-2. By the end of Game 5, Nets were once again ahead in the series but on Thursday night, Milwaukee Bucks registered a magnificent 15 points victory over the Nets and thereby heading to Game 7 for the decider of the series.
On Thursday night Khris Middleton’s 38 points on 11-for-16 shooting with Giannis Antetokounmpo adding 30 points and 17 rebounds helped Milwaukee Bucks keep themselves alive in the hunt for this season’s NBA title. After collapse of Bucks in Game 5, their exit was almost certain but an exceptional team work in Game 6 helped Bucks force Game 7 in second-round series at Barclays Center.
For Nets it was Kevin Durant who tried to pull of the game for them but his 32 points and 11 rebounds on Thursday night was not enough for Nets to sail through. James Harden who returned from hamstring recently added 16 points and he did not look in his usual as he used to be before the injury.
Saturday night, Nets will play a host to the Bucks in series decider. Though having a home advantage, pressure will be on both the sides on Saturday.
FiveThirtyEight predicts a win for Brooklyn Nets in Game 7 against Milwaukee Bucks. However, the latest Brooklyn Nets vs Milwaukee Bucks Game 7 Odds and Predictions have Bucks ahead of Nets.The latest Brooklyn Nets vs Milwaukee Bucks Game 7 Odds and Predictions updated on 19th June.
Brooklyn Nets vs Milwaukee Bucks Game 7 Odds and Predictions: Match Details
Milwaukee Bucks vs Brooklyn Nets Game 7
Scheduled Date and Time: June 19, 8:30 PM EST
Host Team: Brooklyn Nets
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Brooklyn Nets vs Milwaukee Bucks Game 7 Odds and Predictions: Recent Form
Both Milwaukee Bucks and Brooklyn Nets have shown some excellent performance recently. Brooklyn Nets started off as favorites to win the series but Milwaukee Bucks with great determination and excellent show of game lately in the series pushed the series to Game 7.
Talking about this season, Brooklyn Nets finished at 2nd spot in Eastern Conference points table in regular season with excellent home and conference records. Their conference record stood at 26-16 while playing at home they had 28 games win and lost just 8 games. On roads they have struggled as they lost 16 games and won 26 games on roads which is was evident as they lost all the 3 games in the series playing at home destination of Milwaukee Bucks.
In Round 1 of playoffs they were up against Boston Celtics and they won the series against Celtics by 4-1 games to set up their semi-finals clash against Milwaukee Bucks. They continued their winning streak also in semi-finals as they won first two of the 7-games against Bucks but were defeated in next two away game. Currently the series is levelled at 3-3 with last and final game to be played on Saturday night.
Milwaukee Bucks were not far behind Nets in regular season as they with 46 wins and 26 losses were just below Nets in the points table. They maintained a conference record of 26-16 and have been excellent playing teams at home. Thy won 26 home games and lost just 10. In round 1 of playoffs, they clean swept the series against Miami Heat, 4-0 and entered the semi-final clash with Nets.
Despite losing first two games they bounced back in the series and currently they are tied with Nets at 3-3 in the series.
Brooklyn Nets vs Milwaukee Bucks Game 7 Odds and Predictions: Head-to-head
Milwaukee Bucks have dominated the overall head-to-head matches against Brooklyn Nets. The two teams have played 179 regular season games as of now. Bucks have been victorious on 104 occasions while Brooklyn Nets have won 75 regular season games against the Bucks.
Even in post-season games, Bucks have been ahead of Nets as of now. Of 21 post season games, Bucks have 12 wins while Nets have 9 wins. The tally includes the last 6 conference semi-final games too.
This season of 9 games against each other, Bucks 5 have wins and Nets have 4 wins.
Brooklyn Nets vs Milwaukee Bucks Game 7 Odds and Predictions: Predicted Winner
The Game 7 of Conference semi-finals between Milwaukee Bucks and Brooklyn Nets is set to be the biggest game of this season for both the teams as of now. With series levelled at 3-3, winner will advance to conference finals. Both the teams have had a good record playing teams at home. Saturday night it will be Brooklyn Nets hosting Milwaukee Bucks. As a home side, Nets do have an advantage going in the match. FiveThirtyEight too predicts a win for the host, Brooklyn Nets in Saturday’s match. As per them, Bucks have 41% chances of beating Brooklyn Nets on June 17 while the chances for Nets beating Bucks stands at 59%.
Looking at the outright predictions for this season’s NBA as published by Oddschecker and SMarkets, Brooklyn Nets have been favorites to win this season’s NBA while Milwaukee Bucks is now 3rd favorite to this season.