Two top defensive teams in the NBA meet when the Milwaukee Bucks (11-3) take the court as one-point favorites over the Philadelphia 76ers (7-7) on November 18, 2022 at Wells Fargo Center. The over/under for the matchup is set at 211.5 points.
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Philadelphia 76ers Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 1 point, with bookmakers listing the Bucks as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Bucks have -113 odds to pick up the win, while the 76ers are listed at -107 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 211.5 points.
Bucks vs. 76ers Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Friday, November 18, 2022
- Game Time: 7:30 PM ET
- TV Channel: ESPN
- Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- Arena: Wells Fargo Center
Bucks vs. 76ers Betting Trends
Against the spread, the Bucks are 10-4-0 this year. Milwaukee has come away with 10 wins in the 12 contests it has been listed as the favorite in this season. Bucks games this year have hit the over five times in 14 opportunities (35.7%).
Against the spread, the 76ers are 7-7-0 this year. Philadelphia has won two of the four games it was the moneyline underdog this season (50%). 76ers games this season have hit the over on six of 14 set point totals (42.9%).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
Bucks vs. 76ers Injury Report
Bucks: Grayson Allen: Probable (Ankle), Pat Connaughton: Out (Calf), Jrue Holiday: Questionable (Ankle), Wesley Matthews: Out (Hamstring), Khris Middleton: Out (Wrist), Joe Ingles: Out (Acl)
76ers: Furkan Korkmaz: Out (Knee), James Harden: Out (Foot)
What you need to know about the Milwaukee Bucks
Milwaukee sports a top-five defense this season, ranking third-best in the league with 106.4 points allowed per game. Offensively, it ranks 17th with 111.6 points scored per contest. In home games, the Bucks are scoring eight more points per game (114.4) than they are away from home (106.4).
This season, Milwaukee is sinking 13.2 three-pointers per game (seventh-ranked in NBA) and is shooting 34.3% (21st-ranked) from three-point land. This year, the Bucks have taken 57.5% two-pointers, accounting for 67.0% of the team’s buckets. They have shot 42.5% three-pointers (33.0% of the team’s baskets).
What you need to know about the Philadelphia 76ers
Philadelphia is the third-worst team in the NBA in points scored (108.5 per game) but fourth-best in points conceded (106.5). In 2022-23 the 76ers are scoring four fewer points per game at home (106.8) than away (110.8).
Philadelphia is 16th in the league in 3-pointers made (11.9 per game) and 12th in 3-point percentage (36.5%). The 76ers take 39.5% percent of their shots from beyond the arc, and 30.8% of their made shots are from there. Inside the 3-point line, they take 60.5% of their shots, with 69.2% of their makes coming from there.
Bucks vs. 76ers Predictions and Pick
Our prediction to win this game is the 76ers, and we predict that 76ers will cover the spread (Bucks -1). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 211.5 points.
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