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Milwaukee Bucks vs. Los Angeles Lakers

The Milwaukee Bucks and the Los Angeles Lakers will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at STAPLES Center.

Milwaukee was a 117-95 loser in its last match at home against the Timberwolves. They failed to cover the 7.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 212 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Last time out for Los Angeles, they were a 111-104 loser as they battled the 76ers at home. The Lakers failed to cover in the match as a 7-point favorite, while 215 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Milwaukee:
Team record: 6-24 SU, 11-19 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against LA Lakers
is 7-16 ATS in its last 23 games

When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Utah are 5-5
After playing Minnesota are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7

Los Angeles:
Team record: 13-18 SU, 18-13 ATS
Current streak: lost 5 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of the LA Lakers last 7 games
LA Lakers are 15-3 SU in their last 18 games when playing at home against Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of the LA Lakers last 5 games when playing at home against Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of the LA Lakers last 5 games at home

When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Utah are 5-5
After playing Philadelphia are 8-2
After a loss are 4-6

Next up:
Milwaukee at Utah, Thursday, January 2
LA Lakers home to Utah, Friday, January 3