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Milwaukee Bucks at Dallas Mavericks 4/8/21 - NBA Picks & Predictions

Dallas Mavericks vs Milwaukee Bucks Odds & Info

Game Dallas Mavericks vs Milwaukee Bucks
Date & Time Thursday April 8, 2021, 9:00 PM (EDT)
American Airlines Center
Latest odds
MIL -1.5 ; Total 229
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Two of the brightest stars will be on display when Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks visit Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks. The Bucks (32-18) are three games above .500 on the road and are 2.5 games off the pace for the best record in the Eastern Conference. On Tuesday, Milwaukee was unable to make the plays down the stretch of a 122-121 road loss against Golden State.

Milwaukee G Jrue Holiday tallied a team-high 29 points on 11-for-18 from the field and dished out five assists. Khris Middleton added 28 points and seven assists for the Bucks.

The Dallas Mavericks have won seven of their last ten games and lead Memphis by 1.5 games for seventh place in the Western Conference. Last night, Dallas was outscored by nine points during the final 2:35 seconds of a 102-93 road loss against Houston. The Mavericks (28-22) missed 29 of their 39 three-point attempts and shot just 38 percent overall.

Kristaps Porzingis and Luka Doncic scored 23 points apiece to lead Dallas on 19-for-45 from the field. Tim Hardaway Jr. added 18 points and six rebounds off the bench for the Mavericks.

Recent Betting Trends

  • Bucks are 3-9 ATS in their last 12 road games.
  • Mavericks are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 home games.
  • Over is 22-4 in Bucks last 26 vs. a team with a winning straight up record.
  • Over is 11-4 in Mavericks last 15 vs. a team with a winning straight up record.
  • Over is 26-12 in the last 38 meetings.

Free NBA Pick:

OVER 229

Milwaukee F Giannis Antetokounmpo (left knee soreness) did not play in Tuesday’s loss and is listed as questionable for this contest. The Bucks rank fifth in the league in offensive efficiency and the Mavericks rank 10th in that category. Take the over. Final Score Prediction, Milwaukee Bucks win 120-117.

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