The Milwaukee Bucks (52-18) will take on the Los Angeles Lakers (31-39) at the Bradley Center on Tuesday night, with Bucks hoping to bounce back after losing four of their last eight games and secure the best record in the NBA League and Lakers aiming to end their three-game losing streak.
Milwaukee was defeated in their last game by the Philadelphia 76ers 125-130 on Sunday night, while Los Angeles dropped a heartbreaker to the New York Knicks in a 124-123 road loss on Sunday.
Despite the great performance from Giannis Antetokounmpo who dominated with 52 points, 16 rebounds, seven assists, two steals, and a block, the Bucks suffered a tough five-point loss to the Philadelphia. Lakers, on the other hand, have maintained 11 points lead in the game against Knicks with less than 4 minutes to go, but then the Knicks bounced back with a 13-1 run in the last quarter to close the deal.
Bucks’ two game winning streak came to an end when Philadelphia 76ers pulled off perhaps the biggest win of the season on Sunday afternoon. The club heads to this contest with a 6-4 record in their last 10 games and a 27-6 mark at home. Overall, the Bucks are in exceptional form this season around, sitting at the top of the table of the Eastern Conference with three games ahead of the Toronto Raptors.
Milwaukee Bucks vs Los Angeles Lakers Preview and Bet Tips
The Lakers are in terrible form this season having lost eight of their last nine games and enters into this game with three consecutive loss against the New York Knicks, Detroit Pistons and Toronto Raptors. The club are almost eliminated from playoff contention as they sits eleventh in the Western Conference table with a 2-8 record in their last 10 games and are 13-23 in away games this season.
Both teams have already met this season, which ended in Bucks victory. Considering the past performances and scoring abilities, we expect the same result here.
Milwaukee Bucks vs Los Angeles Lakers Preview and Bet Tips: Bucks AH -11.5 @ 1.81 at 888 Sports