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Brooklyn Nets vs Milwaukee Bucks 5/2/2021 Odds Picks and Previews

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Brooklyn Nets vs Milwaukee Bucks 5-2-2021 Odds Picks and Previews

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

When: May 2, 2021 3:30 PM ET
Where: Fiserv Forum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
TV: ABC
Stream: NBA League Pass

Brooklyn Nets vs Milwaukee Bucks 5/2/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Brooklyn Nets +3 (-111) 240.5 o (-110) +120
Milwaukee Bucks -3 (-111) 240.5 u (-110) -143
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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

Trends

Brooklyn Nets

Brooklyn are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Brooklyn’s last 6 games.
Brooklyn are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Nets are 4-14 SU in their last 18 games against Milwaukee.
Brooklyn are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Brooklyn’s last 7 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee.
Brooklyn are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games this season.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Brooklyn’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Brooklyn are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Central Division division.

Milwaukee Bucks

Milwaukee are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Milwaukee’s last 5 games.
Milwaukee are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Milwaukee’s last 5 games against Brooklyn.
Their total has gone OVER in 9 of Milwaukee’s last 11 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Milwaukee’s last 7 games when playing at home against Brooklyn.
Milwaukee are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Milwaukee are 4-11 ATS in their last 15 games against an opponent in the Atlantic Division division.
Bucks are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games played in May.
Milwaukee are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games played on a Sunday.

Injuries

Brooklyn Nets

LaMarcus Aldridge PF Retired has retired
James Harden SG Hamstring is out indefinitely
Spencer Dinwiddie PG ACL is out for season
Bruce Brown Jr. SG Knee is upgraded to probable Sunday vs Milwaukee
Chris Chiozza PG Hand is out indefinitely
Nicolas Claxton C Quarantine is upgraded to probable Sunday vs Milwaukee

Milwaukee Bucks

Giannis Antetokounmpo PF Ankle is upgraded to probable Sunday vs Brooklyn
Axel Toupane SF Oblique is downgraded to OUT Sunday vs Brooklyn
Donte DiVincenzo SG Toe is upgraded to probable Sunday vs Brooklyn

Head-to-Head
Brooklyn Nets Milwaukee Bucks
33-31-0 Against the Spread 29-34-0
37-27-0 Straight Up 36-26-1
119 Points per Game 119
114 Points Allowed per Game 113
49.27 Offensive FG% 48.6
80.94 Offensive FT% 76.07
38.74 Offensive 3PT% 39.17
46.25 Defensive FG% 45.32
77.83 Defensive FT% 78.68
36.66 Defensive 3PT% 37.54

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