Milwaukee Bucks vs Phoenix Suns: NBA Finals Game 6 Betting Preview, Lines, Odds, Insights, and Trends for July 20, 2021

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BetMGM Jul 23, 2021, 9.41 AM

The Milwaukee Bucks (46-26, 15-7) are 5-point favorites heading into a decisive Game 6 of the NBA Finals against the Phoenix Suns (51-21, 14-7) at Fiserv Forum on Tuesday, starting at 9:00 PM ET on ABC. The Bucks have a 3-2 series lead. The matchup's over/under is set at 222.5.

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Bucks vs Suns Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Bucks -5 -110 -110 222.5 -110 -110

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Point Total Insights

  • In Milwaukee's matchups this season, the Bucks and their opponents have exceeded Tuesday's point total of 222.5 points 63 times (67% of opportunities).
  • In 46 out of Phoenix's 93 games this year (49.5%), the competing teams combined for a higher point total than the total in Tuesday's matchup.
  • The Bucks average 117.9 points per game against the Suns' 114, totaling 9.4 points over the contest's total of 222.5.
  • These two teams surrender a combined 220.5 points per game, 2.0 points less than this contest's over/under.
  • This season, the average total for Bucks games is 230.1 points, 7.6 more than the over/under of 222.5 points for this contest.
  • The over/under for this game is 0.2 points more than the average over/under in Suns' games this season (222.3 points).

Bucks Betting Data

  • Milwaukee has failed to beat the spread more often than not this year, going 39-55.
  • When they are at least 5-point favorites, the Bucks have a record ATS of 26-33.
  • Milwaukee has covered the over/under the majority of the time, in 55 of 94 games (58.5%).

Bucks Key Players

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo leads the Bucks in scoring (28.1 points per game) and rebounding (11.0 rebounds per game).
  • Jrue Holiday paces the team with 6.1 assists per game.
  • Bryn Forbes is the top three-point shooter for the Bucks, knocking down 2.2 per game.
  • Milwaukee's blocks leader is Brook Lopez, who collects 1.5 per game. Holiday leads the team averaging 1.6 steals a contest.

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Bucks Last 10 Games

Bucks Last Five Games
Date Opponent Result Favored Played As Spread Total Bucks Moneyline Opponent Moneyline Game Type Covered Over/Under
7/17/2021 Suns 123-119 MIL Yes Away -1.5 238.5 -115 -105 Playoffs Yes Over
7/14/2021 Suns 109-103 MIL Yes Home -1.5 209.5 -160 135 Playoffs Yes Over
7/11/2021 Suns 120-100 MIL Yes Home -18.5 222.5 -10000 3300 Playoffs Yes Under
7/8/2021 Suns 118-108 PHO No Away +10.5 216.5 525 -750 Playoffs Yes Over
7/6/2021 Suns 118-105 PHO No Away +10.5 218.5 475 -650 Playoffs No Over
Bucks Last 10 Games
Overall Record ATS Record O/U/P AVG Total AVG Pts Scored AVG Pts Allowed AVG Reb. Margin 3Pt %
7-3 6-4 7-3-0 221.2 113.2 108 +6.6 37.8%

Bucks Injuries

Bucks: Thanasis Antetokounmpo: Day To Day (Health and Safety Protocols), Donte DiVincenzo: Out For Season (Foot), Sam Merrill: Day To Day (Ankle)

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Suns Betting Data

  • Phoenix has a 49-43-1 record against the spread, covering in 52.7% of their matchups.
  • When they play as at least 5-point underdogs, the Suns have a record ATS of 26-22.
  • In the majority of Phoenix's games this season, the teams have combined to hit the over (51 out of 93 games, 54.8%).

Suns Key Players

  • Devin Booker sits at the top of the Suns scoring leaderboard with 25.6 points per game. He also grabs 4.2 rebounds and dishes out 4.3 assists per game.
  • Phoenix's leader in rebounds is Deandre Ayton with 10.5 per game, and its leader in assists is Chris Paul with 8.9 per game.
  • Jae Crowder is consistent from three-point range and leads the Suns with 2.5 made threes per game.
  • Phoenix's leader in steals is Paul with 1.4 per game, and its leader in blocks is Ayton with 1.2 per game.

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Suns Last 10 Games

Suns Last Five Games
Date Opponent Result Favored Played As Spread Total Suns Moneyline Opponent Moneyline Game Type Covered Over/Under
7/17/2021 Bucks 123-119 MIL No Home +1.5 238.5 -105 -115 Playoffs No Over
7/14/2021 Bucks 109-103 MIL No Away +1.5 209.5 135 -160 Playoffs No Over
7/11/2021 Bucks 120-100 MIL No Away +18.5 222.5 3300 -10000 Playoffs No Under
7/8/2021 Bucks 118-108 PHO Yes Home -10.5 216.5 -750 525 Playoffs No Over
7/6/2021 Bucks 118-105 PHO Yes Home -10.5 218.5 -650 475 Playoffs Yes Over
Overall Record ATS Record O/U/P AVG Total AVG Pts Scored AVG Pts Allowed AVG Reb. Margin 3Pt %
5-5 3-7 7-3-0 214.3 107 107.3 -1.2 34.1%

Suns Injuries

Suns: Dario Saric: Out For Season (Knee)

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