San Antonio Spurs at Milwaukee Bucks - 10/30/21 NBA Picks and Prediction
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Milwaukee Bucks (3-2) vs San Antonio Spurs (1-4)
Game Info: Saturday, October 30, 2021 at 8:00 pm (Fiserv Forum)
Betting Odds: Milwaukee Bucks -9.5 -- Over/Under: Click Here for the Latest Odds
The San Antonio Spurs and Milwaukee Bucks meet Saturday in NBA action at the Fiserv Forum. The San Antonio Spurs need a win to snap a four-game losing streak. The Milwaukee Bucks look for a win after splitting their last four games.
The San Antonio Spurs are averaging 110 points on 47 percent shooting and allowing 109.8 points on 47.7 percent shooting. Dejounte Murray is averaging 16.8 points and 9.2 rebounds, while Keldon Johnson is averaging 16.6 points and 1.8 assists. Jakob Poeltl is the third double-digit scorer and Lonnie Walker IV is dishing 2.8 assists. The San Antonio Spurs are shooting 34 percent from beyond the arc and 64 percent from the free throw line. The San Antonio Spurs are allowing 34.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 45.4 rebounds per game.
The Milwaukee Bucks are averaging 114 points on 45.1 percent shooting and allowing 114.8 points on 47.6 percent shooting. Giannis Antetokounmpo is averaging 27.6 points and 11.6 rebounds, while Khris Middleton is averaging 20.2 points and 4.4 assists. Jrue Holiday is the third double-digit scorer and Grayson Allen is dishing 1.8 assists. The Milwaukee Bucks are shooting 33.7 percent from beyond the arc and 76.9 percent from the free throw line. The Milwaukee Bucks are allowing 36.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 44.2 rebounds per game.
The Spurs are 16-6-1 ATS in their last 23 road games and 8-3-1 ATS in their last 12 games playing on 1 days rest. The Bucks are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 home games and 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games overall. The over is 5-2 in Spurs last 7 overall. The under is 4-0-1 in Bucks last 5 home games. The Spurs are 7-2 ATS in the last 9 meetings in Milwaukee and 6-1 ATS in the last 7 meetings.
The Milwaukee Bucks haven't exactly found their stride yet, and they've allowed teams to hang around from time to time. The San Antonio Spurs aren't winning games, but they've been competitive for the most part and have the fifth-best field goal percentage in the league. This could also be a look ahead spot for the Bucks, with the Jazz on deck next. I'll take a stab with the Spurs and free points.
Randy’s Pick San Antonio Spurs +9.5
AUTHOR: Randy Chambers
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