The Milwaukee Bucks (54-21) and the Indiana Pacers (33-43) hit the court at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in a matchup on Wednesday, March 29, 2023 at 7:00 PM ET on BSIN. The Bucks are 11.5-point favorites in the game. A 237.5-point over/under is set in the matchup.
How to bet Bucks vs. Pacers
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Indiana Pacers Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 11.5 points, with sportsbooks listing the Bucks as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Bucks have -629 odds to pick up the win, while the Pacers are listed at +456 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 237.5 points.
Bucks vs. Pacers Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Wednesday, March 29, 2023
- Game Time: 7:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: BSIN
- Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
- Arena: Gainbridge Fieldhouse
Bucks vs. Pacers Betting Trends
In the Bucks’ 75 games this season, they have 40 wins against the spread. Milwaukee has been the favorite in 61 games this season and has come away with the win 50 times (82%) in those contests. Bucks games this year have gone over the point total 47.4% of the time (36 out of 76 games with a set point total).
The Pacers are 39-36-1 against the spread this year. Indiana is 23-36 in games it was the underdog on the moneyline (winning 39% of those games). The Pacers have eclipsed the over/under 50% of the time this season (38 of 76 games with a set point total).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
Bucks: Serge Ibaka: Out (Personal), Meyers Leonard: Out (Calf), Giannis Antetokounmpo: Probable (Knee), Khris Middleton: Questionable (Injury Management), Jae Crowder: Out (Calf), Joe Ingles: Questionable (Injury Management), Goran Dragic: Probable (Knee)
Pacers: Chris Duarte: Out (Ankle), Kendall Brown: Out (Leg), Tyrese Haliburton: Out (Injury Management), Myles Turner: Questionable (Back)
What you need to know about the Milwaukee Bucks
With 116.8 points per game on offense, Milwaukee ranks seventh in the NBA. Defensively, it cedes 112.4 points per contest, which ranks eighth in the league. The Bucks average 119.9 points per game at home, compared to 113.8 points per game away from home, a difference of 6.1 points per contest. The Bucks have seen an uptick in scoring recently, racking up 123 points per game in their last 10 outings, 6.2 points more than the 116.8 they’ve scored this season.
Milwaukee ranks top-five this year in three-point shooting, ranking fourth-best in the league with 14.8 three-pointers per game. Meanwhile, it ranks 12th with a 36.5% shooting percentage from three-point land. This year, the Bucks have taken 55.2% two-pointers, accounting for 65.3% of the team’s buckets. They have shot 44.8% from beyond the arc (34.7% of the team’s baskets).
What you need to know about the Indiana Pacers
In 2022-23, Indiana is 12th in the NBA offensively (115.6 points scored per game) and fourth-worst defensively (118.7 points conceded). The Pacers score 118.2 points per game at home, and 113.2 away. The Pacers are scoring 116.8 points per contest over their past 10 games, which is 1.2 more than their average for the season (115.6).
Indiana makes 13.6 3-pointers per game and shoots 36.4% from beyond the arc, ranking seventh and 13th, respectively, in the NBA. The Pacers attempt 58.3% percent of their shots from inside the 3-point line, and 41.7% percent from beyond it. In terms of makes, 67.5% of the Pacers’ baskets are 2-pointers, and 32.5% are 3-pointers.
Bucks vs. Pacers Predictions and Pick
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