Bucks at Rockets 8/2/20 - NBA Betting Odds & Pick
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Houston Rockets
NBA: 8:30 PM EST
Aug. 02, 2020
Latest Odds : MIL -3.5 Total 242
Milwaukee is coming back after the coronavirus pause to regain a foothold of being seen as big time contender by easily crushing the Boston Celtics. The final score in the game ended up being at a 119-112 mark and it was definitely something the Bucks wanted to get as it showcased a vastly improved defense balanced out perfectly with an offense that is still very difficult to stop.
In the return game the Bucks were led in the scoring by Giannis Antetokounmpo who put in a total of 36 points. He even led the Bucks in rebounding with a total of 15 boards pulled down on the day for the Bucks. Khris Middleton was able to get a total of 18 points in the game, but also ended up getting a total of 8 assist in the game as well.
The Rockets are coming into the game here after picking up a win in the restart game. The Rockets, though, were taken to overtime by the Dallas Mavericks before finally locking down the win. The Rockets ended up getting the win by a score of 153-149.
James Harden was able to lead the Rockets in the scoring with a total of 49 points in the game. He was helped out by Russell Westbrook who ended up getting a total of 31 points, but also pulled down 11 boards in the game. Robert Covington also pulled down a total of 11 boards as well. When it came to passing the ball Westbrook and Harden both managed to get a total of 8 assist on the day.
Recent Betting Trends:
Milwaukee are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Milwaukee's last 9 games.
Houston are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
Houston are 12-6 SU in their last 18 games.
Free Betting Pick: Milwaukee Bucks -3.5
This game will feature a couple of great offenses facing off against each other. The problem for Houston is the fact that their last game is going to take quite a bit out of them. Look for that to continue to be an issue for the Rockets here as the Bucks are able to take full advantage and bring home the win as they are fairly well rested. Final Score, Milwaukee Bucks win and cover 122-118.