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Milwaukee Bucks vs. Utah Jazz

The Milwaukee Bucks and the Utah Jazz will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at EnergySolutions Arena.

Milwaukee was a 94-79 winner in its last match on the road against the Lakers. They covered the 6-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 173 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Utah won its last outing, an 83-80 result against the Bobcats on December 30. The Jazz covered in that game as a 2.5-point favorite, while the 163 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

Milwaukee:
Team record: 7-24 SU, 12-19 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 8 of last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of last 11 games when playing on the road against Utah
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Utah

When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Phoenix are 1-9
After playing LA Lakers are 3-7
After a win are 0-10

Utah:
Team record: 10-24 SU, 15-18-1 ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Milwaukee
is 13-3 SU in its last 16 games when playing Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of last 11 games when playing at home against Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games at home

When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing LA Lakers are 4-6
After playing Charlotte are 1-9
After a win are 2-8

Next up:
Milwaukee at Phoenix, Saturday, January 4
Utah at LA Lakers, Friday, January 3