Brooklyn Nets vs Milwaukee Bucks 5/2/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Brooklyn Nets vs Milwaukee Bucks 5/2/2021 – These are two teams that are located on top of the NBA Eastern Conference standings and making a big push to secure their playoff spots. The Brooklyn Nets hope to keep their status as the best team in the conference as they take on the chasing Milwaukee Bucks on the road this Sunday, May 2 at the Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The game begins at exactly 3:30 p.m. and will be shown on television at ABC Sports. NBA League Pass will also have the game up through online live streaming. The Milwaukee Bucks are coming in this matchup as the favorites in NBA odds to win over the depleted Brooklyn Nets.
Brooklyn Nets vs Milwaukee Bucks 5/2/2021
Brooklyn Nets vs Milwaukee Bucks 5/2/2021 Betting Odds
Brooklyn Nets Betting
The Brooklyn Nets have been on a roll winning four straight games but their streak has been halted by the Portland Trail Blazers during their most recent match. That game ended in a 19-point bludgeoning with the Nets playing without Kevin Durant. Kyrie Irving did his part matching up with Damian Lillard doing 28 points to lead the team in scoring. Jeff Green tallied 16 points along with six rebounds and three triples while Mike James came off the bench doing 15 points. Joe Harris also did well doing 12 points, three assists, two steals and two triples. Blake Griffin as the starting center provided 11 points, eight boards and four dimes.
Players to watch: K. Durant PF 27 GP 24 GS 32.6 MIN 27.6 PTS 0.3 OR 6.3 DR 6.7 REB 5.3 AST 0.7 STL 1.3 BLK 3.5 TO 2 PF 1.5 AST/TO 27.2 PER
K. Irving PG 47 GP 47 GS 35.2 MIN 26.9 PTS 1 OR 3.9 DR 4.9 REB 6.3 AST 1.3 STL 0.6 BLK 2.5 TO 2.6 PF 2.5 AST/TO 24.09 PER
J. Harden SG 34 GP 34 GS 37.3 MIN 25.4 PTS 0.9 OR 7.8 DR 8.7 REB 11 AST 1.3 STL 0.7 BLK 4.1 TO 2.4 PF 2.7 AST/TO 24.79 PER.
Milwaukee Bucks Betting
The Milwaukee Bucks are doing their best to keep pace with the best of the East but they have only won two of their last four games. After a humiliating loss against the league’s worst team in the Houston Rockets, this team bounced back with a nine point victory against the Chicago Bulls by 10 points, 108-98. Giannis Antentokounmpo is being paced right now before the playoffs begin and rested that match against the Bulls. Khris Middleton and Brook Lopez led the team in scoring by doing 22 points each. Bobby Portis and Jrue Holiday followed it up providing 16 points each as well.
Players to Watch: G. Antetokounmpo PF 53 GP 53 GS 33 MIN 28 PTS 1.6 OR 9.5 DR 11.2 REB 5.9 AST 1.2 STL 1.2 BLK 3.6 TO 2.7 PF 1.7 AST/TO 28.97 PER
K. Middleton SF 61 GP 61 GS 33.4 MIN 20.3 PTS 0.8 OR 5.1 DR 5.9 REB 5.5 AST 1.1 STL 0.1 BLK 2.7 TO 2.3 PF 2 AST/TO 18.05 PER
J. Holiday PG 51 GP 48 GS 32.1 MIN 17.3 PTS 1.2 OR 3.3 DR 4.5 REB 5.8 AST 1.7 STL 0.5 BLK 2.1 TO 1.7 PF 2.7 AST/TO 19.68 PER.
Brooklyn Nets vs Milwaukee Bucks 5/2/2021 Betting Numbers
Brooklyn are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Milwaukee are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
LaMarcus Aldridge PF Retired has retired
Giannis Antetokounmpo PF Ankle is upgraded to probable Sunday vs Brooklyn
Brooklyn Nets vs Milwaukee Bucks Betting Picks
The Brooklyn Nets are in for a tough challenge as the Milwaukee Bucks are still hungry to get up in the NBA Eastern Conference standings. As the visiting team, the Nets are the underdogs in online betting in this match against the Bucks.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Bucks for this matchup is at -143 while the visiting Nets are at +120.
ATS: It is just three points across the spread between both squads with the Bucks taking the -3 while the Nets are +3.
TOTALs: 240.5 is the predicted total for this game as the Bucks expected to go under and the Nets are the team under.
Score Prediction: 124 – 120, Nets