Miami Heat vs Milwaukee Bucks 3/2/2022 Spread Picks and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Miami Heat vs Milwaukee Bucks 3/2/2022 – The Miami Heat continue to roll in the NBA Eastern Conference and will aim to get a firm grasp of the top record moving forward. The defending champions Milwaukee Bucks will be testing them in their home court this Wednesday, March 2 at the Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Bally Sports WI will be doing the live television coverage at exactly 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time and the same feed can be seen through an online live stream in NBA League Pass. It is forecasted in NBA betting lines that the Milwaukee Bucks will be spoiling the Miami Heat’s party.
Miami Heat vs Milwaukee Bucks 3/2/2022
Miami Heat vs Milwaukee Bucks 3/2/2022 Betting Odds
Miami Heat Betting
The Miami Heat seemed to have not lost their rhythm after the NBA All-Star Break and they are now on a four-game winning streak. This team now holds a firm grasp of the best record in the NBA Eastern Conference owning a two-game lead over the Chicago Bulls. Their most recent win was a very convincing victory over the Bulls with the final score settling at 112-99. The team’s suffocating defense ended DeMar DeRozan’s 30-point streak to an end. The Heat had Tyler Herro and Gabe Vincent leading the team in scoring with 20 points each while Jimmy Butler and Bam Adebayo each had 15.
Players to watch: J. Butler SF 43 GP 43 GS 34.1 MIN 21.7 PTS 1.9 OR 4.4 DR 6.3 REB 5.8 AST 1.8 STL 0.4 BLK 2.2 TO 1.5 PF 2.7 AST/TO 24.92 PER
T. Herro PG 49 GP 10 GS 32.6 MIN 20.2 PTS 0.6 OR 4.3 DR 4.8 REB 3.9 AST 0.7 STL 0.2 BLK 2.7 TO 1.6 PF 1.4 AST/TO 15.44 PER
B. Adebayo C 37 GP 37 GS 33.3 MIN 18.9 PTS 2.7 OR 7.5 DR 10.2 REB 3.6 AST 1.5 STL 0.9 BLK 2.8 TO 3.1 PF 1.3 AST/TO 21.53 PER.
Milwaukee Bucks Betting
After losing back-to-back games, the defending champions, Milwaukee Bucks, were able to bounce back with a blowout victory over the Charlotte Hornets, 130-106. This team’s record improves to 37-25 and they are chasing the Philadelphia 76ers for the third-best record in the NBA Eastern Conference standings. Former league MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo had a strong game with 26 points, 16 rebounds, six assists, four blocks and two steals. Following his efforts was Bobby Portis who tallied a double-double of 120 points and 10 rebounds while Jrue Holiday also contributed 21 points.
Players to Watch: G. Antetokounmpo PF 51 GP 51 GS 32.7 MIN 29.4 PTS 1.9 OR 9.5 DR 11.4 REB 6 AST 1 STL 1.4 BLK 3.3 TO 3.2 PF 1.8 AST/TO 32.65 PER
K. Middleton SF 50 GP 50 GS 32.1 MIN 19.5 PTS 0.7 OR 4.8 DR 5.4 REB 5.3 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 2.9 TO 2.5 PF 1.8 AST/TO 18.35 PER
J. Holiday PG 49 GP 46 GS 33 MIN 18.2 PTS 1.1 OR 3.6 DR 4.6 REB 6.6 AST 1.4 STL 0.5 BLK 2.7 TO 2 PF 2.4 AST/TO 20.18 PER.
Miami Heat vs Milwaukee Bucks 3/2/2022 Betting Numbers
Miami are 9-1 SU in their last 10 games.
Milwaukee are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
Kyle Lowry PG Personal is downgraded to OUT Wednesday vs Milwaukee
Brook Lopez C Back is out indefinitely
Miami Heat vs Milwaukee Bucks Betting Picks
The Milwaukee Bucks have the home-court advantage and are given the edge in the best online sportsbook against the gritty Miami Heat. The Bucks are really hard to beat but expect the Heat to keep the game close.
Moneyline: The Bucks in their home court are given an ML of -250 while the visiting Heat is +190 if they win.
ATS: 5.5 points is what separates both teams across the spread with the Bucks getting the -5.5 while the Heat are +5.5.
TOTALs: The total set for this matchup is at 227.5 points with the Bucks going under and the Heat are over.
Score Prediction: 117 – 111, Bucks