Bucks battle vs Pacers highlights NBA odds
Indiana Pacers vs Milwaukee Bucks Odds
Bradley Center will feature Bucks vs. Pacers action on Wednesday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NBA action.
(Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). The Bucks currently sports a record of 4-2, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 3-3 ATS. The Pacers are 3-5 and 3-5 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Bucks post a 3-3 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Pacers have gone 2-6 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Bucks rated this week at No. 25 and the Pacers sitting at No. 23. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction models that turned out a 95-91 result in favor of the Bucks today.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Milwaukee's No. 9-ranked offense (98.7 PPG) against a Pacers defense that ranks No. 4 at 90.1 PPG. The Bucks have averaged 46.2% from the field per game, more than the Pacers have managed so far this season (40.1% on average).
Defensively, the Pacers feature the league's No. 12-rated defense on the road, giving up 92.8 points per game. Milwaukee, meanwhile, comes in at No. 18 in the league in scoring at home.
The Pacers were a 74-72 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Raptors. They failed to cover the 9-point spread as favorites, while the total score (146) made winners of UNDER bettors. Indiana suffered a 74-72 loss against Toronto on Tuesday, getting 18 points from George Hill in a losing effort at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
The Bucks were a 105-96 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the 76ers. They covered the 4-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (201) made winners of OVER bettors. Philadelphia was victimized by Brandon Jennings for 33 points as the Bucks defeated the 76ers 105-96 in NBA action on Monday.
Indiana Pacers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Dallas are 7-3
After playing Toronto are 8-2
After a loss are 5-5
Milwaukee Bucks Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing New Orleans are 3-7
After playing Philadelphia are 1-9
After a win are 5-5
A few Pacers at Bucks trends to consider:
Indiana is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Indiana's last 5 games on the road
Indiana is 4-0-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Indiana's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Milwaukee's last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Milwaukee's last 10 games
Milwaukee is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games when playing at home against Indiana
Milwaukee is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Indiana home to Dallas, Friday, November 16
Milwaukee home to New Orleans, Saturday, November 17