NBA Betting Preview: Milwaukee Bucks vs. Miami Heat
Favorite: Miami Heat (44-29)
Underdog: Milwaukee Bucks (56-17)
Arena:ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex
When does the game start?Tuesday at 6:30 PM ET
Jimmy Butler will lead Miami against Giannis Antetokounmpo and Milwaukee on Tuesday.
Line: Miami -2.5
Over/Under: 216Movement Analysis: The total sits at its original mark, indicating no major change. Miami has a record of 29-18 against the spread when listed as the favorite, while Milwaukee is 3-4 against the spread as underdogs this year.
Butler powers the attack, accounting for 18% of the Heat total offense, while taking an average of 13.1 field goal attempts. Adebayo is a player to keep an eye on, he averages 2.4 offensive boards a contest and collects 23% of his team's rebounds. The Heat offense is run by Butler, who is responsible for 23.2% of all assists, while turning the ball over 2.2 times a contest.
Miami is a dismal 17-21 when they fail to reach their scoring average, Milwaukee allows 108.8. The Heat are 18-22 when they shoot below their 38% season average from three. The Bucks allow opponents to shoot 36%. The Bucks allow 45.5 rebounds a contest. Miami hopes to capitalize, going 30-10 when they collect over their average of 44.4.
Antetokounmpo powers the attack, accounting for 25% of the Bucks total offense, while taking an average of 19.7 shots per game. Antetokounmpo is a force in the low block, he averages 2.2 offensive rebounds a game and records 26.6% of his team's rebounds. The Bucks offense is orchestrated by Antetokounmpo, who accounts for 21.7% of all assists, while turning the ball over 3.7 times a game.
Milwaukee can win with a less-than-excellent scoring output, sporting a record of 21-18 when they fail to reach their 118 scoring average. Miami allows 108.7 a contest. The Bucks don't have to necessarily shoot well to win, when they shoot below their season average of 36%, they have a decent record of 26-18. The Bucks can win with a less than excellent showing on the boards, sporting a record of 24-16 when they fail to reach their 51.2 rebounding average, Miami allows 42.3 boards per game.
Milwaukee : 115
Miami : 109
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