Milwaukee vs New Orleans: prediction for the NBA match
On January 30, New Orleans will try to put an end to their seven-game losing streak, but do they have what it takes to beat Milwaukee? The answer is in our prediction.
Two days ago, Milwaukee put up a fantastic performance. Bucks scored 141 points in the match against Indiana. Giannis Antetokonmpo became an MVP of the match. Greek player put up 41 points, 12 rebounds and six assists. He led the team to a 141:131 victory over the Pacers.
A victory over Indiana became a third one in a row for Mike Budenholzer's men. Before that, they secured victories over Detroit (150:130) and Denver (107:99).
New Orleans Pelicans
Brandon Ingram returned to New Orleans' line-up, but he didn't help the team so far. Brandon scored 22 points in the previous match, but the Pelicans suffered a 103:113 defeat.
Louisiana team secured the most recent victory on January 14, when visitors managed to beat Detroit. These defeats sent New Orleans to a 5th position in the Western conference standings.
Ставка Milwaukee: total over 121,5 points
In 3 of 5 latest matches the Bucks managed to score more than 121 points
Ставка Antetokounmpo: total over 4,5 assists
Giannis averages 5 assists per game at home
New Orleans have no other choice but to go forward in an attempt to outscore the opponent. Pelicans have a chance to put up a high-scoring performance against Milwaukee. Bucks also prefer to play offensively, so we are expecting a high-scoring game here.
Our prediction - total over 232,5 points
At the beginning of January, Milwaukee secured a home victory over New Orleans by 23 points. We are expecting the same result tonight, because the Pelicans were far from impressive in recent matches.
Our second bet - Handicap (-6,5) on Milwaukee