Milwaukee @ Phoenix
Regular Season Records: Milwaukee 0-1; Phoenix 1-0
What to Know
Cue the food, friends, and football rivalries: Super Bowl Sunday is only hours away. After a week of well-deserved rest, the Phoenix Suns and the Milwaukee Bucks will brawl for championship honors at Phoenix Suns Arena at 9 p.m. ET. The Phoenix Suns will be strutting in after a victory while the Milwaukee Bucks will be stumbling in from a loss.
Milwaukee is out to make up for these teams’ game on Tuesday. The Suns took down Milwaukee 118-105. Phoenix’s point guard Chris Paul was one of the most active players for the squad, picking up 32 points and nine assists.
Phoenix is the favorite in this one, with an expected 5.5-point margin of victory. They are currently two-for-two against the spread in their most recent games, a trend bettors might want to take into account.
A pair of offensive stats to keep an eye on: Phoenix enters the contest with a 49% field goal percentage, good for second best in the league. Milwaukee has displayed some offensive firepower of their own as they rank first in the league when it comes to points per game, with 120.1 on average.
How To Watch
- When: Thursday at 9 p.m. ET
- Where: Phoenix Suns Arena — Phoenix, Arizona
- TV: ABC | Live Stream: fuboTV (try for free)
- Follow: CBS Sports App
- Ticket Cost: $680.00
The Suns are a solid 5.5-point favorite against the Bucks, according to the latest NBA odds.
The oddsmakers were right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as a 5.5-point spread, and stayed right there.
Milwaukee have won seven out of their last 13 games against Phoenix.
- Jul 06, 2021 – Phoenix 118 vs. Milwaukee 105
- Apr 19, 2021 – Phoenix 128 vs. Milwaukee 127
- Feb 10, 2021 – Phoenix 125 vs. Milwaukee 124
- Mar 08, 2020 – Phoenix 140 vs. Milwaukee 131
- Feb 02, 2020 – Milwaukee 129 vs. Phoenix 108
- Mar 04, 2019 – Phoenix 114 vs. Milwaukee 105
- Nov 23, 2018 – Phoenix 116 vs. Milwaukee 114
- Jan 22, 2018 – Milwaukee 109 vs. Phoenix 105
- Nov 22, 2017 – Milwaukee 113 vs. Phoenix 107
- Feb 26, 2017 – Milwaukee 100 vs. Phoenix 96
- Feb 04, 2017 – Milwaukee 137 vs. Phoenix 112
- Mar 30, 2016 – Milwaukee 105 vs. Phoenix 94
- Dec 20, 2015 – Milwaukee 101 vs. Phoenix 95