NBA Playoff betting news… The Bucks-Hawks series shifts heads back to Atlanta after the Bucks won two straight games at home. With the series now tied 2-2, the Hawks are desperate to regain the edge on Wednesday night.
The Bucks have put together back-to-back wins to pull even in this first-round NBA Playoffs betting series. The Bucks most recently came out on top Monday, when they won 111-104 in Game 4. The victories ended a 1-4 skid by Bucks.
Atlanta is smarting after squandering a 2-0 series lead. Before being swept in Milwaukee over the last week, the Hawks had won six consecutive games. Overall, the Hawks had a pretty good offensive night, they hit 47.5 percent of their field goals, including 52.6 percent from downtown, but they’ll need to get some stops in Game 5.
Obviously, sports betting fans can forget about the loss of Bogut; the Bucks are ready to play. The Hawks will be quite fired up to regain its series lead in front of the home crowd. The Hawks have enough in the tank to win this one, but the scrappy Bucks will make it a little too close for comfort!
The Bucks and the Hawks Stats:
The Bucks: 46-36 SU, 53-28-1 ATS
The Hawks: 53-29 SU, 48-34 ATS
The Bucks lately:
While playing Wednesday’s they are 2-8
Before playing the Hawks they were 6-4
After playing the Hawks they are 6-4
After a win they are now 6-4
The Hawks lately:
While playing Wednesday’s they are 6-4
Before playing the Bucks they were 8-2
After playing the Bucks they are 6-4
After a loss they are now 7-3
The Bucks at home vs the Hawks, on Friday, April 30
The Hawks are solid 66.6 percent favorites over the Bucks. The Bucks are shooting 42.4 percent from the field and the Hawks are forecasted to shoot 45.5 percent. The Hawks have the rebounding advantage at 45.8 to 40.3. The Hawks are committing fewer turnovers at 11.8 vs 13.6 for the Bucks. The Bucks are making 8 three pointers on 34.2 percent from three point range. The Hawks are making 6.2 three pointers on 36.3 percent.
NBA Odds Makers have the lines at present for the Hawks at -9 and the Total –Over/Under at 191 and the Hawks are -600 and the Bucks +400 on the Money Line.