Bucks home to Jazz in NBA betting action
|Utah Jazz||Milwaukee Bucks|
|21-38||March 03, 2014, 08:00 | Bradley Center||11-47|
NBA betting interest will be piqued on Monday when the Jazz of Utah hit the hard court against the Bucks of Milwaukee.
Milwaukee battles the Jazz, currently with a 21-38 mark (29-29-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 32-26 for the Bucks and 26-33 for the Jazz. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).
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For bettors going with the Bucks in this one, they were listed earlier as 0-point on the betting line at Bovada. Totals bettors have seen that number set at 194.5 for Monday at shops such as 5Dimes.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Bucks rated this week at No. 29 and the Jazz sitting at No. 23. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction models that turned out a 85-82 result in favor of the Jazz today.
In their last action, Utah was a 94-91 loser on the road against the Pacers. They covered the 11-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (185) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Utah got 21 points from Gordon Hayward but lost anyway 94-91 against the Pacers on Sunday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
In their last action, Milwaukee was a 107-98 loser at home against the Nets. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (205) was profitable news for OVER bettors. Khris Middleton scored 16 points in a failed effort to lead the Bucks to victory (they lost 107-98 to Brooklyn at Bradley Center on Saturday).
How They Match Up:
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Milwaukee's No. 25-rated squad against Utah's No. 24-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Milwaukee rates No. 18 in the league with 7.38 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 22 with 6.76 per outing.
Utah at Washington, Wednesday, March 5th
Milwaukee home to Sacramento, Wednesday, March 5th