Houston Rockets vs Milwaukee Bucks 5/7/2021 NBA Spread and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Houston Rockets vs Milwaukee Bucks 5/7/2021 – An unbalanced non-conference game is all set to get underway as Houston Rockets take on Milwaukee Bucks from Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Rockets will enter this game at the bottom of the Western Conference play. Houston is the worst team in the entire NBA league with a poor overall record. Milwaukee Bucks, on the other hand, have punched their ticket to the playoffs and are all set to build on their winning streak. The NBA odds and predictions are flourishing online as these teams battle in an anticipated game.
Houston Rockets vs Milwaukee Bucks 5/7/2021
Houston Rockets vs Milwaukee Bucks 5/7/2021 Betting Odds
Houston Rockets Betting
The Rockets are the worst team with a 16-50 record on the season. Houston failed to get past most of their opponents and they could only hope for a better season next year. Houston will enter this game riding a three-game losing streak after their last defeat against the Philadelphia 76ers. The Rockets gave up 135 and scored just 115 in return. Christian Wood takes the lead with 21 points and 9.6 boards per game. When it comes to passing the ball, the Rockets have Kevin Porter Jr as their leader with 6.4.
Players to watch: J. Harden SG * 8 GP 10 GS 36.3 MIN 24.8 PTS 0.6 OR 4.5 DR 5.1 REB 10.4 AST 0.9 STL 0.8 BLK 4.3 TO 1.8 PF 2.4 AST/TO 22.81 PER
V. Oladipo SG * 20 GP 21 GS 33.5 MIN 21.2 PTS 0.4 OR 4.4 DR 4.8 REB 5 AST 1.2 STL 0.5 BLK 2.6 TO 2.3 PF 1.9 AST/TO 15.18 PER
C. Wood C 41 GP 41 GS 32.3 MIN 21 PTS 1.9 OR 7.8 DR 9.6 REB 1.7 AST 0.8 STL 1.2 BLK 2 TO 2.1 PF 0.9 AST/TO 20.36 PER.
Milwaukee Bucks Betting
The Milwaukee Bucks have battled their way through and secured a spot in the playoffs. Milwaukee is holding a 42-24 record on the season as they sit at the third in the Eastern Conference play. The Bucks will enter this game riding a four-game winning streak after their last success against the Washington Wizards. Milwaukee has Giannis Antetokounmpo as their leader in scoring, rebounds, and assists. Khris Middleton is the other notable player for the Bucks and the second leading scorer for his team.
Players to watch: G. Antetokounmpo PF 56 GP 56 GS 33.1 MIN 28.4 PTS 1.6 OR 9.4 DR 11.1 REB 5.9 AST 1.2 STL 1.3 BLK 3.6 TO 2.8 PF 1.6 AST/TO 29.36 PER
K. Middleton SF 63 GP 63 GS 33.5 MIN 20.4 PTS 0.8 OR 5.2 DR 6 REB 5.5 AST 1.1 STL 0.1 BLK 2.7 TO 2.4 PF 2.1 AST/TO 18.49 PER
J. Holiday PG 54 GP 51 GS 32.2 MIN 17.6 PTS 1.2 OR 3.4 DR 4.6 REB 5.9 AST 1.7 STL 0.6 BLK 2.2 TO 1.7 PF 2.6 AST/TO 20.04 PER.
Houston Rockets vs Milwaukee Bucks 5/7/2021 Betting Numbers
Houston are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Milwaukee are 6-3 ATS in their last 9 games.
Eric Gordon SG Groin is out indefinitely
Khris Middleton SG Knee is upgraded to probable Friday vs Houston
Houston Rockets vs Milwaukee Bucks Betting Picks
There is no doubt that the Bucks hold the key to success in this game. Milwaukee is stronger than the Rockets and they have an easy opportunity to increase their record with the NBA betting covers in their favor.
Moneyline: The ML for the Rockets is +1000 while the Bucks hold an ML of -2000.
ATS: A spread of +16.5 (-111) is out for Houston and the same is out for Milwaukee.
TOTALs: Look for the total to go over 230.5 (-110) for the Rockets and the same to go under for the Bucks.
Score Prediction: 123 – 93, Bucks