NBA-Milwaukee Bucks vs New Orleans Pelicans
Date: Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Time: 7:35 PM EST
Venue: Smoothie King Center, New Orleans
Picks: Milwaukee Bucks -6.5 in Intertops
Spread: -6.5 in Intertops
The Milwaukee Bucks will head to the Smoothie King Center to face the Pelicans Tuesday night. Milwaukee is out of the win over the Suns 129-108 last week. Against the Bucks, after being defeated by Denver on Friday night and recovering against the Phoenix Suns, the Bucks are 49.5 percent from the field. Giannis Antetokounmpo led Milwaukee with 30 points, 13.1 rebounds, and 5.8 assists this season, The Bucks are my field goal of 48.4 percent as a team this season. Fourth out of three giving 13.9 percent per contest, George Hill suffered a hamstring injury and couldn’t play a few games.
Meanwhile, the New Orleans Pelicans had three straight wins before losing to the Houston Rockets. The Pelicans are 11.5 games behind Houston for the top spot; they are 12th place in the Western Conference playoff picture, the Pelicans are sixth in the league in scoring offense with an average of 115.1 points per game this season. 6th in rebounding, averaging 46.4 boards per contest and eighth in assists averaging 25.7 percent per game. Brandon Ingram leads the Pelicans averaging 24.9 points, 6.4 rebounds, and 4.3 assists per game.
In this game, the Bucks have the advantage over the Pelicans because the Pelicans cannot stop the Milwaukee attack, so in this match, I am on the Milwaukee side.