Philadelphia 76ers vs Milwaukee Bucks NBA Odds and Predictions
The Milwaukee Bucks is set to face the challenge of Philadelphia 76ers tonight at the Fiserv Forum. The 76ers would be looking to shrug off the rustiness and inconsistency that has slightly been the point of concern after three defeats in a row.
On the other hand, the giant Bucks have little to worry about after notching up important wins in the recent past but are aware of the challenge that lies ahead of them on Saturday night. Even though the Bucks are given a clear edge, the table toppers 76ers are known to step up in big matches such as this one.
Bucks beat 76ers on Thursday night, tonight the two teams will come face to face once again. FiveThirtyEight predicts win for Milwaukee Bucks. The latest Philadelphia 76ers vs Milwaukee Bucks NBA Odds and Predictions too favors win for Bucks in tonight’s game.
The latest Philadelphia 76ers vs Milwaukee Bucks NBA Odds and Predictions updated on 24th April.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Milwaukee Bucks NBA Odds and Predictions: Recent Form
Milwaukee Bucks have managed to remain in the top 3, with the side making important amends at the right time that kept their spot intact. Regardless of their recent inconsistencies they are still very much in the race for the prestigious NBA title. They looked in imperious form initially as they secured major triumphs against giant side.
But inconsistent performances in February and March pulled them down to 3rd spot in the table. In the last five games, they have managed to fend off teams on three occasions with defeats coming against Grizzlies and Suns. They are sitting pretty in 3rd spot with 36 wins and 22 losses so far.
The Philadelphia 76ers are looking in stupendous touch with the side looking to end their regular season on a high. They were off to a fiery start with back-to-back triumphs in the initial games. In the process, they were stoked to have got the better off giant sides in the progress. This also meant that they managed to consolidate the top spot for a long time now.
After finding themselves in a little bit of trouble in February, they managed to put that behind quickly by dominating performance in the games to follow. In the last five games, they have suffered three defeats on the trot with victories coming against Nets and Clippers in the first two.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Milwaukee Bucks NBA Odds and Predictions: Head-to-head
Regular season (215 games): Bucks – 113 wins, 76ers – 102 wins.
Playoffs (49 games): Bucks – 20 wins, 76ers – 29 wins.
Previous meeting: Bucks won 124-117 on 22nd April 2021 in a regular season fixture.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Milwaukee Bucks NBA Odds and Predictions: Players to Watch Out
Jrue Holiday who was back in the mix played for 34 minutes and gave 12 points against 76ers. But the weight was carried completely by Giannis Antetokounmpo who amassed 27 points and 6 rebounds in his last outing. He has also led the charts with an efficiency rating of 28.89.
Khris Middleton who pitched in with 24 points and 5 assists against 76ers has a 3-point conversion of 42.6%.
Bobby Portis who plays as the Center has averaged 11.2 points in every outing and has to step up in the coming games for the side to succeed.
Brook Lopez has 11.7 points per game besides 3.2 dribbles per game so far.
Tobias Harris is the power forward in the side with an average of 20.5 points in every outing. He accumulated 18 points along with 2 rebounds in just 30 minutes.
Shake Milton is an important shooting guard with a field goal success of 44.7% and a 3-pointer conversion of 33.7% so far. He was the prime contributor for the side against Bucks with 20 points and 4 assists.
Joel Embiid who has played at the center position has tons of experience in NBA with an average of 30.1 points and 11.3 rebounds per game in this season.
Danny Green is another important forward who averages close to 9.8 points in every outing.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Milwaukee Bucks NBA Odds and Predictions: Predicted Winner
The prestigious battle between Bucks and 76ers is set for the second time with both the sides battling hard for the glory. According to FiveThirtyEight, the Milwaukee Bucks hold a win probability of 57% whereas the table toppers Philadelphia 76ers are closing in with a 43% chance ahead of the clash.