Milwaukee Bucks vs Brooklyn Nets 6/7/2021 Spread Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Milwaukee Bucks vs Brooklyn Nets 6/7/2021 – The Brooklyn Nets took Game 1 and they hope to maximize the home court advantage before the series shifts on the road. On the other hand, the Milwaukee Bucks are looking to even up the playing field this Monday, June 7 in Game 2. The game begins at exactly 7:30 p.m. and it will be held at the Barclays Center located in Brooklyn, New York. TNT holds the television broadcast rights while NBA League Pass has the online live stream for their subscribers. The Milwaukee Bucks according to NBA betting lines are coming in this matchup as the underdogs against the mighty Brooklyn Nets.
Milwaukee Bucks vs Brooklyn Nets 6/7/2021
Milwaukee Bucks vs Brooklyn Nets 6/7/2021 Betting Odds
Milwaukee Bucks Betting
The Milwaukee Bucks fell short in chasing the Brooklyn Nets in Game 1 and lost the game by 8 points, 115-107. Giannis Antetokounmpo had his usual numbers of 34 points, 11 rebounds, four assists and two blocks. Helping him out in the offense was Brook Lopez doing 19 points and five boards. Jrue Holiday shot only 36% in this game and they need more from him. The point guard tallied 17 points, nine rebounds and six assists. Khris Middleton also had an off night doing 6-of-23 from the field but managed to finish with a double-double of 13 points and 13 rebounds along with four assists.
Players to watch: G. Antetokounmpo PF 5 GP 5 GS 36 MIN 25.6 PTS 2.8 OR 11.4 DR 14.2 REB 7 AST 1.4 STL 1 BLK 3.4 TO 3.2 PF 2.1 AST/TO 20.55 PER
K. Middleton SF 5 GP 5 GS 35.2 MIN 19.8 PTS 1.6 OR 6.4 DR 8 REB 4.2 AST 0.4 STL 0 BLK 3 TO 2.8 PF 1.4 AST/TO 11.86 PER
B. Lopez C 5 GP 5 GS 28.2 MIN 16.4 PTS 2.8 OR 3.6 DR 6.4 REB 0.2 AST 0.2 STL 1 BLK 1.6 TO 3 PF 0.1 AST/TO 16.58 PER.
Brooklyn Nets Betting
The Brooklyn Nets showcased their strength and as expected took Game 1 by eight points. Kevin Durant was the team’s best scorer with 29 points along with ten rebounds, three assists and two blocks. Kyrie Irving was not far behind doing 25 points, eight assists, five rebounds and three triples. This team played without James Harden and they will also not have him in Game 2. Filling up the slack, Joe Harris had 19 points and five three-pointers while Blake Griffin came alive with 18 points, 14 rebounds, three assists and two steals. Mike James came off the bench with 12 points to round up the top scorers.
Players to Watch: K. Durant PF 6 GP 6 GS 37.7 MIN 32 PTS 0.7 OR 7.2 DR 7.8 REB 3 AST 1.3 STL 2.2 BLK 2.8 TO 2.8 PF 1.1 AST/TO 23.99 PER
K. Irving PG 6 GP 6 GS 38.2 MIN 24.8 PTS 2 OR 4.2 DR 6.2 REB 3.7 AST 0.7 STL 0.7 BLK 1.3 TO 2.5 PF 2.8 AST/TO 17.7 PER
J. Harden SG 6 GP 6 GS 30.5 MIN 23.2 PTS 0.8 OR 5.3 DR 6.2 REB 8.8 AST 1.7 STL 0.8 BLK 2.3 TO 2.2 PF 3.8 AST/TO 29.37 PER.
Milwaukee Bucks vs Brooklyn Nets 6/7/2021 Betting Numbers
Milwaukee are 4-8 ATS in their last 12 games.
Brooklyn are 10-1 ATS in their last 11 games.
Thanasis Antetokounmpo SF Knee is out indefinitely
Jeff Green SF Foot is downgraded to OUT Monday vs Milwaukee
Milwaukee Bucks vs Brooklyn Nets Betting Picks
Even without James Harden, the Brooklyn Nets showed that they have enough offense to overcome the Milwaukee Bucks. Blake Griffin is expected to fill in as the third-best player for the Nets as they are the favored team in the online sportsbook over the Bucks.
Moneyline: The Bucks are getting an ML of +125 if they tie the series while the Nets are at -145.
ATS: The ATS given to this matchup is set at 2.5 points with the Nets going under and the Bucks are over.
TOTALs: 235 points is the total pegged for this matchup with the Nets going under and the Bucks are over.
Score Prediction: 127 – 121, Nets