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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Friday when the Milwaukee Bucks and the Cleveland Cavaliers meet at Quicken Loans Arena.

Last time out for Milwaukee, they were a 110-102 winner as they battled the 76ers at home. The Bucks covered in the match as a 6.5-point favorite, while 212 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

In their last action, Cleveland was a 95-90 winner at home against the Celtics. They covered the 5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (185) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

Team record: 22-18 SU, 21-18-1 ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing Cleveland
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Cleveland

When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Golden State are 6-4
After playing Philadelphia are 1-9
After a win are 4-6

Team record: 11-32 SU, 20-23 ATS

is 14-5 SU in its last 19 games when playing at home against Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 10 games when playing Milwaukee
is 7-18 SU in its last 25 games

When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Toronto are 6-4
After playing Boston are 0-10
After a win are 1-9

Next up:
Milwaukee home to Golden State, Saturday, January 26
Cleveland at Toronto, Saturday, January 26