Bucks at Warriors 11/8/18 - NBA Picks & Predictions
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Milwaukee Bucks vs. Golden State Warriors
NBA: 10:30 PM EST
Nov. 08, 2018
Latest Odds : GS -7 Total 238
The final game of the Thursday night NBA schedule will feature a matchup between the Milwaukee Bucks and Golden State Warriors. The Bucks have won eight of their first ten games and are leading the league in rebounds per game. On Tuesday, Milwaukee was outscored in each quarter of a 118-103 road loss at Portland. The Bucks were outrebounded by a 52-47 margin and shot just 44 percent from the field.
Giannis Antetokounmpo led Milwaukee with 23 points to go along with nine rebounds and six assists. Khris Middleton and Brook Lopez added 22 points apiece in a losing effort for the Bucks.
The defending NBA Champion Golden State Warriors have won eight straight games and are the prohibitive favorites to win their third straight title. On Monday, Golden State outscored Memphis by 19 points during the third quarter of a 117-101 home victory. The Warriors outrebounded the Grizzlies by a 51-40 margin and shot 51 percent from the field.
Sharpshooting G Klay Thompson tallied a game high 27 points on an 11-for-21 shooting performance. Kevin Durant chipped in 22 points and six rebounds for the Warriors.
Recent Betting Trends:
Bucks are 1-8 ATS in their last 9 road games.
Warriors are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 home games.
Over is 27-7 in Bucks last 34 overall.
Over is 5-2 in Warriors last 7 overall.
Bucks are 8-1 ATS in the last 9 meetings in Golden State.
Free Betting Pick: OVER 238
Golden State F Draymond Green is dealing with a foot injury and has been ruled out for this contest. These two teams rank in the top three in offensive efficiency and the top half of the league in tempo. Look for this game to soar over the total on Thursday. Final Score Prediction, Golden State Warriors win in high scoring over game 129-120.