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