Watch Bucks vs. Hawks: How to live stream, TV channel, start time for Wednesday’s NBA game

Through 1 Quarter

The Milwaukee Bucks are ahead after one, as expected, but they’ll have to keep working the rest of the way. It’s still tight after one quarter, with Milwaukee leading 30-25 over the Atlanta Hawks.

The Bucks haven’t had any offensive standouts so far with all players held to eight points or fewer. Point guard Trae Young has done his best for Atlanta, currently boasting 12 points (48% of their total) and two dimes in addition to four rebounds. A double-double would be Young’s third in a row.

Who’s Playing

Atlanta @ Milwaukee

Regular Season Records: Atlanta 4-3; Milwaukee 4-3

What to Know

The Milwaukee Bucks will face off against the Atlanta Hawks in a playoff game at Fiserv Forum at 8:30 p.m. ET Wednesday. Milwaukee is out to keep their 13-game home win streak alive.

The Brooklyn Nets typically have all the answers at home, but this past Saturday the Bucks proved too difficult a challenge. Milwaukee won 115-111 over Brooklyn in overtime. Milwaukee’s power forward Giannis Antetokounmpo did his thing and posted a double-double on 40 points and 13 rebounds in addition to five assists. Antetokounmpo’s night made it five games in a row in which he has scored at least 30 points.

Meanwhile, the Philadelphia 76ers typically have all the answers at home, but on Sunday Atlanta proved too difficult a challenge. The Hawks beat the Sixers 103-96. Atlanta’s shooting guard Kevin Huerter looked sharp as he had 27 points along with seven boards.

The Bucks are expected to win this handily, but they should have beaten the Houston Rockets April 29 easily too and instead slipped up with a 143-136. In other words, don’t count Atlanta out just yet.

How To Watch

  • When: Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. ET
  • Where: Fiserv Forum — Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • TV: TNT
  • Follow: CBS Sports App
  • Ticket Cost: $126.00

Odds

The Bucks are a big 8-point favorite against the Hawks, according to the latest NBA odds.

The oddsmakers had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Bucks as a 7.5-point favorite.

Over/Under: -110

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Series History

Milwaukee have won 14 out of their last 20 games against Atlanta.

  • Apr 25, 2021 – Atlanta 111 vs. Milwaukee 104
  • Apr 15, 2021 – Milwaukee 120 vs. Atlanta 109
  • Jan 24, 2021 – Milwaukee 129 vs. Atlanta 115
  • Dec 27, 2019 – Milwaukee 112 vs. Atlanta 86
  • Nov 27, 2019 – Milwaukee 111 vs. Atlanta 102
  • Nov 20, 2019 – Milwaukee 135 vs. Atlanta 127
  • Apr 07, 2019 – Milwaukee 115 vs. Atlanta 107
  • Mar 31, 2019 – Atlanta 136 vs. Milwaukee 135
  • Jan 13, 2019 – Milwaukee 133 vs. Atlanta 114
  • Jan 04, 2019 – Milwaukee 144 vs. Atlanta 112
  • Mar 17, 2018 – Milwaukee 122 vs. Atlanta 117
  • Feb 13, 2018 – Milwaukee 97 vs. Atlanta 92
  • Oct 29, 2017 – Milwaukee 117 vs. Atlanta 106
  • Mar 24, 2017 – Milwaukee 100 vs. Atlanta 97
  • Jan 15, 2017 – Atlanta 111 vs. Milwaukee 98
  • Dec 09, 2016 – Atlanta 114 vs. Milwaukee 110
  • Nov 16, 2016 – Atlanta 107 vs. Milwaukee 100
  • Mar 25, 2016 – Atlanta 101 vs. Milwaukee 90
  • Feb 20, 2016 – Milwaukee 117 vs. Atlanta 109
  • Jan 15, 2016 – Milwaukee 108 vs. Atlanta 101

Injury Report for Milwaukee

  • Jordan Nwora: Game-Time Decision (Thigh)
  • Donte DiVincenzo: Out for the Season (Foot)

Injury Report for Atlanta

  • Cam Reddish: Game-Time Decision (Achilles)
  • Brandon Goodwin: Out for the Season (Illness)
  • De’Andre Hunter: Out for the Season (Knee)