Milwaukee Bucks vs Dallas Mavericks 4/8/2021 NBA Spread and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Milwaukee Bucks vs Dallas Mavericks 4/8/2021 – On Thursday, yet another non-conference game is all set to take place between Milwaukee Bucks and Dallas Mavericks. The Bucks are now sitting at the third spot in the Eastern Conference play. Milwaukee will look forward to rebound from their last defeat. Dallas Mavericks are holding seventh place in the Western Conference play and they enter this game with a losing record. The Mavericks are behind the Trailblazers and are ahead of the Grizzlies. The NBA odds and predictions are out as these teams battle in an anticipated game.
Milwaukee Bucks vs Dallas Mavericks 4/8/2021
Milwaukee Bucks vs Dallas Mavericks 4/8/2021 Betting Odds
Milwaukee Bucks Betting
Milwaukee won 32 games on the season and lost 18 in return. The Bucks have a long way to go to get past the Philadelphia 76ers and Brooklyn Nets in the top two spots. In their last game, Milwaukee lost against the Golden State Warriors with a final score of 122-121. It was a close game, but the Bucks failed to prevent those extra points. Jrue Holiday tossed in 29 points after going 11 for 18 with his overall performance. Another 28 points were tossed in by Khris Middleton along with seven assists.
Players to watch: G. Antetokounmpo PF 45 GP 45 GS 34 MIN 28.8 PTS 1.8 OR 9.6 DR 11.4 REB 6.2 AST 1.1 STL 1.3 BLK 3.8 TO 2.9 PF 1.6 AST/TO 33.92 PER
K. Middleton SF 49 GP 49 GS 33.6 MIN 20.4 PTS 0.8 OR 5.2 DR 5.9 REB 5.5 AST 1.1 STL 0.2 BLK 2.8 TO 2.4 PF 1.9 AST/TO 21.6 PER
J. Holiday PG 39 GP 36 GS 31.7 MIN 17.3 PTS 1.3 OR 3.3 DR 4.5 REB 5.4 AST 1.8 STL 0.5 BLK 2.1 TO 1.7 PF 2.6 AST/TO 23.65 PER.
Dallas Mavericks Betting
Dallas Mavericks won 28 games and dropped 22 on the season. The Mavericks were unable to get past the Houston Rockets in their last game as they scored 102 and gave up 93 in return. It was an unexpected defeat for the Mavericks and now they need to deal with a tough team. Kristaps Porzingis and Luka Doncic tossed in 23 points after going 19 for 45 with their shooting attempts. Tim Hardaway Jr. was the other player that scored 18 points and six boards for the Mavericks.
Players to watch: L. Doncic PG 44 GP 44 GS 35 MIN 28.6 PTS 0.8 OR 7.4 DR 8.1 REB 8.8 AST 1 STL 0.6 BLK 4.3 TO 2.2 PF 2 AST/TO 30.36 PER
K. Porzingis C 31 GP 31 GS 30.6 MIN 20.2 PTS 1.8 OR 7.1 DR 8.9 REB 1.6 AST 0.5 STL 1.6 BLK 1.4 TO 2.7 PF 1.2 AST/TO 24.81 PER
T. Hardaway Jr. SF 48 GP 20 GS 29 MIN 16.5 PTS 0.3 OR 3.1 DR 3.5 REB 1.7 AST 0.5 STL 0.1 BLK 0.9 TO 1.6 PF 1.9 AST/TO 17.87 PER.
Milwaukee Bucks vs Dallas Mavericks 4/8/2021 Betting Numbers
Milwaukee are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games.
Dallas are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
P.J. Tucker PF Calf is downgraded to OUT Thursday vs Dallas
JJ Redick SG Heel is out indefinitely
Milwaukee Bucks vs Dallas Mavericks Betting Picks
Based on the recent NBA betting trends, the odds are intact for the Bucks to win this game and cover the spread. Milwaukee has the upper hand in this game against the Mavericks with the help of their scoring unit.
Moneyline: The ML set for the Bucks is -120 and the ML set for the Mavericks is +100.
ATS: A spread of +1 (-116) is out for the Bucks and a spread of -1 (-106) is out for the Mavericks.
TOTALs: The total will go Over 228.5 (-110) for the Bucks and the same will go Under for the Mavericks.
Score Prediction: 120 – 117, Bucks