Milwaukee Bucks vs Memphis Grizzlies 3/4/2021 NBA Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Milwaukee Bucks vs Memphis Grizzlies 3/4/2021 – The Memphis Grizzlies are on back-to-back wins and hope to extend its winning streak. They will be playing host to the visiting Milwaukee Bucks this Thursday, March 4 at the FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee. The live television broadcast rights are shared by FOX Sports Southeast and FOX Sports Wisconsin. The tip-off begins at 8:00 p.m. and the online live stream can be seen through an online live stream in NBA League Pass. This is going to be a tough task for the Memphis Grizzlies as they are seen in NBA Odds as the underdogs to the NBA Eastern Conference champions Milwaukee Bucks.
Milwaukee Bucks vs Memphis Grizzlies 3/4/2021
Milwaukee Bucks vs Memphis Grizzlies 3/4/2021 Betting Odds
Milwaukee Bucks Betting
The Milwaukee Bucks are now the third-best team in the NBA Eastern Conference with a 21-4 record. They trail the Brooklyn Nets by two games and are coming in this match from a tough loss against the Denver Nuggets in their own home court. Giannis Antetokounmpo tallied 27 points, eight rebounds, three assists and two blocks to lead the Bucks. He is followed by Khris Middleton who contributed 20 points, six assists and four rebounds. Brook Lopez rounded up the double-digit scorers with 12 points and five boards. The team shot a horrible 41% from the field and it cost them the match.
Players to watch: G. Antetokounmpo PF 34 GP 34 GS 33.9 MIN 29.1 PTS 1.8 OR 9.9 DR 11.7 REB 5.8 AST 1.2 STL 1.4 BLK 3.6 TO 3 PF 1.6 AST/TO 29.2 PER
K. Middleton SF 35 GP 35 GS 33.3 MIN 20.5 PTS 0.8 OR 5.3 DR 6 REB 5.8 AST 1.1 STL 0.2 BLK 2.5 TO 2.6 PF 2.3 AST/TO 19.94 PER
J. Holiday PG 25 GP 23 GS 31.3 MIN 15.3 PTS 1.2 OR 3.2 DR 4.4 REB 5.2 AST 1.8 STL 0.6 BLK 1.6 TO 1.7 PF 3.2 AST/TO 18.93 PER.
Memphis Grizzlies Betting
The Memphis Grizzlies are getting on their groove coming in this matchup on back-to-back games while also winning three of their last four contests. The momentum lifted them to go above .500 and own a 16-15 record. This team is now 10th in the NBA Western Conference standings trailing the Golden State Warriors by half a game. This team’s last opponent were the Washington Wizards and they won that game with a good margin of 14 points, 125-111. Ja Morant erupted with 35 points along with ten assists and five rebounds. Dillon Brooks and DeAnthony Melton managed to score 20 points each to help Morant.
Players to Watch: J. Morant PG 23 GP 23 GS 30.4 MIN 19.1 PTS 0.8 OR 2.4 DR 3.2 REB 7.8 AST 1 STL 0.2 BLK 2.8 TO 1.4 PF 2.8 AST/TO 19.13 PER
J. Valanciunas C 26 GP 25 GS 27.2 MIN 15.7 PTS 3.4 OR 7.9 DR 11.3 REB 1.8 AST 0.6 STL 0.6 BLK 2 TO 3.2 PF 0.9 AST/TO 20.64 PER
D. Brooks SG 28 GP 28 GS 29 MIN 15.6 PTS 1 OR 2.1 DR 3.1 REB 2.5 AST 1.4 STL 0.4 BLK 2.1 TO 3.2 PF 1.2 AST/TO 10.79 PER.
Milwaukee Bucks vs Memphis Grizzlies 3/4/2021 Betting Numbers
Milwaukee are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Memphis’ last 5 games.
Jaylen Adams PG Quarantine is downgraded to OUT Thursday vs Memphis
Kyle Anderson SF Illness is upgraded to probable Thursday vs Milwaukee
Milwaukee Bucks vs Memphis Grizzlies Betting Picks
The Memphis Grizzlies may have the momentum heading to this game but they will try to break a brick wall in the Milwaukee Bucks. Sportsbook sees the Bucks getting back to their winning rhythm against the Grizzlies.
Moneyline: The Bucks as the favored team is -285 on the ML while the Grizzlies are on the other side at +234.
ATS: It is six points between both teams in this matchup. Grizzlies have +6 while the Bucks are -6.
TOTALs: 237 points is the total for this game with the Grizzlies going under while the Bucks are under.
Score Prediction: 122 – 114, Bucks