Milwaukee Bucks vs Atlanta Hawks 7/3/2021 NBA Picks and Previews
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Milwaukee Bucks vs Atlanta Hawks 7/3/2021 – The Milwaukee Bucks need to win one more game in order to complete the cast of the 2021 NBA Finals and face the Phoenix Suns. They now lead the series at 3-2 and Game 6 against the Atlanta Hawks will be played on the road at the State Farm Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. TNT will have the broadcast rights for this game and will have the live telecast up by 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA League Pass subscribers can enjoy the game through an online live stream. It is seen in NBA game odds that the Atlanta Hawks will win this game and force a decisive Game 7against the Milwaukee Bucks.
Milwaukee Bucks vs Atlanta Hawks 7/3/2021
Milwaukee Bucks vs Atlanta Hawks 7/3/2021 Betting Odds
Milwaukee Bucks Betting
The Milwaukee Bucks managed to secure Game 5 against the Atlanta Hawks and will have two chances to get to the NBA Finals. Stepping up was Brook Lopez who led the team in scoring with 33 points along with seven rebounds and four assists. Bobby Portis replaced Giannis Antetokounmpo in the starting lineup and had 22 points, eight rebounds and three assists. Khris Middleton stuffed the stat sheet with 26 points, 13 rebounds, eight assists, two steals, one block and two triples while Jrue Holiday did 25 points, 13 assists and six boards. The Bucks proved that they can win without “The Greek Freak”.
Players to watch: G. Antetokounmpo PF 15 GP 15 GS 37.4 MIN 28.2 PTS 2.3 OR 10.3 DR 12.7 REB 5.2 AST 0.9 STL 0.9 BLK 3.3 TO 2.9 PF 1.6 AST/TO 20.98 PER
K. Middleton SF 16 GP 16 GS 39.2 MIN 22.9 PTS 1.4 OR 6.9 DR 8.3 REB 4.9 AST 1.4 STL 0.3 BLK 3 TO 2.5 PF 1.6 AST/TO 14.49 PER
J. Holiday PG 16 GP 16 GS 38.7 MIN 17 PTS 1.5 OR 3.9 DR 5.4 REB 8.4 AST 1.3 STL 0.3 BLK 2.3 TO 2 PF 3.6 AST/TO 12.98 PER.
Atlanta Hawks Betting
The Atlanta Hawks were expected to lose in Game 5 and they did by 11 points, 112-123. This team played without Trae Young and he is also expected to miss Game 6. Replacing him in the starting lineup was veteran guard Lou Williams and he tallied 17 points, five assists and two rebounds. Bogdan Bogdanovic was the team’s leading scorer with 28 points on 7-of-16 shooting from the three-point line. John Collins and Danilo Gallinari each had 19 points to help the team. Clint Capela managed to play in this game and he is clearly not 100% doing just six points and eight rebounds in 21 minutes.
Players to Watch: T. Young PG 15 GP 15 GS 37.9 MIN 29.8 PTS 0.5 OR 2.3 DR 2.7 REB 9.5 AST 1.3 STL 0 BLK 3.9 TO 2.2 PF 2.4 AST/TO 19.09 PER
J. Collins PF 17 GP 17 GS 32.1 MIN 13.9 PTS 2.1 OR 6.5 DR 8.6 REB 0.9 AST 0.4 STL 0.6 BLK 1.2 TO 3.4 PF 0.8 AST/TO 13.18 PER
B. Bogdanovic SG 17 GP 17 GS 33.1 MIN 13.7 PTS 0.6 OR 3.6 DR 4.3 REB 2.9 AST 1.5 STL 0.3 BLK 1.4 TO 2.8 PF 2 AST/TO 8.94 PER.
Milwaukee Bucks vs Atlanta Hawks 7/3/2021 Betting Numbers
Milwaukee are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Atlanta’s last 9 games.
Giannis Antetokounmpo PF Knee is downgraded to doubtful Saturday vs Atlanta
Bogdan Bogdanovic SG Knee is probable Saturday vs Milwaukee
Milwaukee Bucks vs Atlanta Hawks Betting Picks
The Milwaukee Bucks are going to come in very hostile territory on the road against the Atlanta Hawks. Home court advantage is expected to be a huge factor as the best online sportsbook sees Game 7 happening after this.
Moneyline: The Hawks are given the ML of -110 if they force a Game 7 while the Bucks are also having the same.
ATS: It is just two points between both teams on the ATS. The Hawks are sitting on -2 while the Bucks are on the other side at +2.
TOTALs: The total for this matchup is set at 215 points with the Bucks expected to go over and the Hawks are under.
Score Prediction: 110 – 105, Hawks