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Boston Celtics vs Milwaukee Bucks 05/07/2022 NBA Preview Picks and Odds

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Boston Celtics vs Milwaukee Bucks 05-07-2022 NBA Preview Picks and Odds

Boston Celtics vs Milwaukee Bucks 05/07/2022The Boston Celtics and the Milwaukee Bucks will enter their third game in their best of seven series as they continue to clash in their Conference Semifinals. The NBA playoff betting guide has predicted a winner for this game and both these teams have tied the series with a 1-1 record. The Celtics rebounded in their last game and hope to build on their success. Both teams will clash at the Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The experts are predicting a win for the Bucks in this game.

Boston Celtics vs Milwaukee Bucks 05/07/2022

When:Saturday, May, 7 3:30 PM ET
Where:Fiserv Forum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
TV:ABC
Stream:NBA League Pass


Boston Celtics vs Milwaukee Bucks 05/07/2022 Betting Odds
TeamSP/RLTOTALML
Boston Celtics+2.5 (-120)214 o (-120)+123
Milwaukee Bucks-2.5 (-120)214 u (-120)-148

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Boston Celtics Betting

The Boston Celtics tossed 109 points in their last game and gave up only 86 to the Milwaukee Bucks. The Celtics rebounded well and Jaylen Brown took the lead with 30 points. Brown went 11 for 18 with his shooting attempts and contributed six assists. Jayson Tatum contributed eight assists and tossed in 29 points in their success. The Celtics will try to take advantage against the Bucks since they are missing out on Khris Middleton due to a knee injury.

Players to watch: Jayson Tatum SF 5 GP 5 GS 41.4 MIN 27.8 PTS 1.2 OR 3.6 DR 4.8 REB 7 AST 1.8 STL 0.6 BLK 4.6 TO 4.4 PF 1.5 AST/TO 15.98 PER

Jaylen Brown SG 5 GP 5 GS 38.6 MIN 20.4 PTS 0.8 OR 5.2 DR 6 REB 4.2 AST 2.4 STL 0.4 BLK 3.4 TO 2.4 PF 1.2 AST/TO 12.61 PER

Marcus Smart PG 5 GP 5 GS 36 MIN 15.2 PTS 1 OR 2.4 DR 3.4 REB 6.8 AST 1.4 STL 0 BLK 2.6 TO 3.6 PF 2.6 AST/TO 10.33 PER

Milwaukee Bucks Betting

Milwaukee Bucks missing out on Middleton is going to be a tough challenge against the Celtics. The defending NBA champions will try to retain the title but they are still having a tough time against the Celtics. The Bucks had Giannis Antetokounmpo has their top scorer in their last game with 29 points. Antetokounmpo went 10 for 20 with his shooting attempts while Jrue Holiday scored 19 points and seven assists in their last game.

Players to watch: Giannis Antetokounmpo PF 6 GP 6 GS 34.3 MIN 27.8 PTS 2.2 OR 11.2 DR 13.3 REB 7.2 AST 0.2 STL 1.5 BLK 3.8 TO 3.3 PF 1.9 AST/TO 22.47 PER

Jrue Holiday PG 6 GP 6 GS 36 MIN 17.8 PTS 1 OR 4.7 DR 5.7 REB 6.5 AST 1.2 STL 0.3 BLK 3.7 TO 2.2 PF 1.8 AST/TO 10.45 PER

Khris Middleton SF 2 GP 2 GS 35.5 MIN 14.5 PTS 0.5 OR 4.5 DR 5 REB 7 AST 1.5 STL 0 BLK 5.5 TO 3 PF 1.3 AST/TO 8.25 PER

Boston Celtics vs Milwaukee Bucks 05/07/2022 Betting Numbers

Trends

Boston Celtics

Boston are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston’s last 5 games.
Boston are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games.
Boston are 8-1 ATS in their last 9 games against Milwaukee.
Celtics are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Boston’s last 6 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee.
Boston are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Boston are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 games against an opponent in the Central Division division.
Celtics are 5-15 SU in their last 20 games played in May.

Milwaukee Bucks

Milwaukee are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Milwaukee’s last 7 games.
Milwaukee are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Milwaukee’s last 11 games against Boston.
Milwaukee are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Milwaukee’s last 6 games when playing at home against Boston.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Milwaukee’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Milwaukee are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Atlantic Division division.
Milwaukee are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games played in May.
Bucks are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games played on a Saturday.

Injuries

Miami Heat

No Injuries

Milwaukee Bucks

No Injuries


Head-to-Head
Miami HeatMilwaukee Bucks
49-38-1Against the Spread43-46-0
42-44-2Straight Up43-46-0
112Points per Game112
Points Allowed per Game
46.59Offensive FG%46.73
81.52Offensive FT%77.04
35.64Offensive 3PT%36.66
43.71Defensive FG%45.20
34.21Defensive FT%75.43
34.21Defensive 3PT%35.26

Boston Celtics vs Milwaukee Bucks Betting Picks

Milwaukee will bank on their home advantage and Antetokounmpo to get the ball moving. The Celtics are strong but the Bucks are not easy to defeat at home. The NBA postseason betting odds are intact for the Bucks to win and cover.

Moneyline: +123 is the ML for Boston and -148 is the ML for Milwaukee.

ATS:

A spread of +2.5 (-120) is set for Boston and the -2.5 (-120) is the spread for the Bucks.

TOTALs:

Over 214 (-120) is the total for Boston and the same will go under for Milwaukee.

Score Prediction: 107-101 , Bucks