The New York Knicks travel to Milwaukee tonight to take on the Bucks in a game that is important to the Eastern Conference playoff picture. For up to the minute spread information please check out Just Bet sportsbook.
The Knicks were flying high after a win vs. the Bulls on Sunday, but were brought down to Earth by the Bulls last night. They were outscored 25-10 in the second quarter en route to a loss to the Bulls. Carmelo Anthony scored 29 points with another great effort, but the Knicks were outrebounded 18-5 on the offensive boards by Chicago. The Knicks have now lost 4 of 5 games and 10 of the last 13 on the road.
The Bucks had won four games in a row before they ran into the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday. The game started bad as the Thunder outscored the Bucks by a score of 35-18 in the first quarter. They were eventually down by as many as 28 points and eventually lost by 20 points by a score of 109-89. Ersan Ilyasova led the Bucks with a team-high 18 points in just 24 minutes of playing time. The Bucks have won 13 of their last 18 and six of their last 8.
Head to head the Bucks are 2-1 vs. the Knicks this season. The Bucks are an impressive 12-2 ATS in their last 14 meetings and 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings in Milwaukee.
This is a very important game for both teams and the level of importance of the game for both cannot be understated. We fully expect this game to come down to the wire. Given that we will take the Knicks and the points at best online sportsbooks.