Denver Nuggets vs Milwaukee Bucks Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Free Denver Nuggets vs Milwaukee Bucks prediction. Get the best NBA betting tips and player props along with stats and team news. Discover the latest lines and odds for this basketball game. Tip-Off 03:00, Thursday 26 January at Fiserv Forum.

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Milwaukee Bucks

Can the Nuggets Keep the Scores Close?

We’re confident that the Denver Nuggets can push for a victory and the +7 about them on the spread makes lots of appeal. Take 1.91 that they cover the line against the Milwaukee Bucks.

We take note of any injuries affecting each franchise before going ahead with our basketball predictions. The form guide and stats also help the team at Sportsgambler.com crunch the numbers ahead of the NBA action.

Key Nuggets vs Bucks stats:

  • The +7 line has been covered by Nuggets in 10 of their last 10 games.
  • The +7 line has been covered by Nuggets in 5 of their last 5 games.
  • The +7 line has been covered by Nuggets in 11 consecutive games.
  • The -7 line hasn’t been covered by Bucks in 6 of their last 10 games.
  • The -7 line hasn’t been covered by Bucks in 12 of their last 20 games.
  • The -7 line hasn’t been covered by Bucks in 4 of their last 6 games against Nuggets.

Let’s take a punt on the underdogs in this NBA showdown. They have been given a generous +7 on the spread market. We think 1.91 can be taken with confidence that they cover the line.

If you’re hunting for better odds and feel confident your selection is going to perform well, then consider moving the line and land a bigger potential return.

Last Games & H2H

Milwaukee Bucks triumphed in their last game. It was on the road where Detroit Pistons were beaten 150-130 at Little Caesars Arena. Giannis Antetokounmpo’s performance included 29 points, 12 rebounds and 4 assists.

Denver Nuggets won their previous game by a 99-98 scoreline. It was on the road against New Orleans Pelicans at Smoothie King Center. Nikola Jokic was able to rack up 25 points and make 10 assists. He had 11 rebounds. 2 offensive and 9 defensive rebounds.

The scoreline was 136-100 in favor of Nuggets when they last played Bucks, with the encounter taking place at Fiserv Forum. Nuggets have triumphed in four of the previous 6 clashes between these teams.

Starting Lineups

Milwaukee Bucks (confirmed lineup): Brook Lopez, Grayson Allen, Jrue Holiday, Pat Connaughton, Giannis Antetokounmpo.

Denver Nuggets (confirmed lineup): Christian Braun, Bruce Brown, Zeke Nnaji, Vlatko Cancar, Aaron Gordon.

Nuggets +7 Probability

According to the sportsbooks, there’s a 52.4% likelihood of our pick landing a return. In our opinion, there’s actually a probability of success closer to 60%. This NBA bet can therefore be backed with confidence.

Denver Nuggets vs Milwaukee Bucks Betting Tips

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Published 14:38, 25 January 2023

Bet Builder Tips

Spread Nuggets +7
Totals Under 235.5
Result & BTTS 100 Nuggets / No

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Betting Odds

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Bucks Betting Favorites on the Money Line

The sportsbooks have Milwaukee Bucks at 1.13 on their Money Line betting market, implying the market leaders are 89% likely to win this NBA game according to the latest odds. Denver Nuggets are the underdogs at 6.50 and they’re regarded as least likely to win.

The spread is 12.5 and the total points line is currently 227.5. There is no denying the popularity of the Totals market. Those expecting a low total can back Under 227.5 at 1.91.

If you’re keen on Bucks reaching 20 points before their opponents, the favorites are 1.41 to oblige. Conversely, Nuggets can be backed at 3.00 to make this total first.

The good news is that you can access hundreds of markets for any NBA contest. The betting sites have a massive range of pre-game and in-game wagering options.

Player Props

If you have a view on Total Points, Three-Pointers, Assists, Double-Doubles or Triple-Doubles, then the player prop betting could be up your street. It’s a great way of wagering on individual performance.

Giannis Antetokounmpo Favorite to Get Most Points

Giannis Antetokounmpo is not only favorite to score the biggest points total but he’s also 1.87 to go Over 29.5 points. There’s also the prospect of backing 1.69 that he gets over 4.5 assists.

Micro Betting

You don’t have to wait for the final outcome when it comes to NBA micro betting. Instead, there’s the opportunity to wager on markets which tends to be settled in a shorter space of time and the in-game basketball odds are always changing.

Team Stats

Latest regular season and play-off games stats.

Denver Nuggets logo Denver Nuggets Stats

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Money Line

  • 9 wins and 1 defeat in the last 10 games
  • 5 wins and 5 defeats in the last 10 games on the road

Money Line

  • 6 wins and 4 defeats in the last 10 games
  • 7 wins and 3 defeats in the last 10 home games

Points Spread

Points Spread

Total Points

Total Points

Team Stats - Avg/Game

Team Stats - Avg/Game

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Team News

Denver Nuggets Roster & Player Stats

Player GP MIN TP TA PTS AST 3P REB BLK STL
Nikola Jokic 42 33.4 1055 415 25.1 9.9 0.9 11.0 0.6 1.4
Jamal Murray 41 32.26 782 234 19.1 5.7 2.2 4.1 0.2 1.0
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 47 31.47 536 105 11.4 2.2 2.0 2.9 0.3 1.3

Milwaukee Bucks Roster & Player Stats

Player GP MIN TP TA PTS AST 3P REB BLK STL
Giannis Antetokounmpo 36 33.52 1114 191 30.9 5.3 0.8 11.9 0.9 0.8
Jrue Holiday 36 32.61 698 268 19.4 7.4 2.3 4.9 0.4 1.4
Brook Lopez 46 30.47 675 54 14.7 1.2 2.0 6.2 2.5 0.5

Injuries & Suspensions

Denver Nuggets Injury Table

Type
Name
Info
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope
Injured
Jamal Murray
Injured
Collin Gillespie
Injured
Nikola Jokic
Injured
Michael Porter Jr.
Unavailable

Milwaukee Bucks Injury Table

Type
Name
Info
Bobby Portis
Injured
Serge Ibaka
Unavailable

Starting Lineups

Milwaukee Bucks logo Milwaukee Bucks Confirmed Lineup
11 Brook Lopez
12 Grayson Allen
21 Jrue Holiday
24 Pat Connaughton
34 Giannis Antetokounmpo
Denver Nuggets logo Denver Nuggets Confirmed Lineup
0 Christian Braun
11 Bruce Brown
22 Zeke Nnaji
31 Vlatko Cancar
50 Aaron Gordon

Previous Denver Nuggets Lineups

25 Jan NBA
Nuggets 99-98 Pelicans
23 Jan NBA
Thunder 101-99 Nuggets
21 Jan NBA
Pacers 111-134 Nuggets
19 Jan NBA
Timberwolves 118-122 Nuggets
18 Jan NBA
Trail Blazers 113-122 Nuggets
16 Jan NBA
Magic 116-119 Nuggets
14 Jan NBA
Nuggets 115-103 Clippers
12 Jan NBA
Suns 97-126 Nuggets
10 Jan NBA
Lakers 109-122 Nuggets
07 Jan NBA
Cavaliers 108-121 Nuggets

Previous Milwaukee Bucks Lineups

24 Jan NBA
Bucks 150-130 Pistons
22 Jan NBA
Bucks 102-114 Cavaliers
18 Jan NBA
Raptors 122-130 Bucks
16 Jan NBA
Pacers 119-132 Bucks
14 Jan NBA
Bucks 95-111 Heat
13 Jan NBA
Bucks 102-108 Heat
12 Jan NBA
Bucks 114-105 Hawks
10 Jan NBA
Bucks 111-107 Knicks
07 Jan NBA
Hornets 138-109 Bucks
05 Jan NBA
Bucks 104-101 Raptors

NBA Standings Select Season

East Atlantic W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Celtics 36 15 0.706 117.8 112.3 5.5 19-6 17-9 6-1 20-11 7-3 1W
76ers 32 16 0.667 114.8 110.9 3.9 19-7 13-9 5-3 18-10 9-1 7W
Nets 30 19 0.612 114.4 111.7 2.7 14-8 16-11 6-4 21-10 4-6 1W
Knicks 27 24 0.529 114.3 112.4 1.9 12-13 15-11 3-7 18-15 5-5 1L
Raptors 23 28 0.451 112.9 112.3 0.6 15-12 8-16 4-9 15-19 5-5 1W
East Central W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Bucks 32 17 0.653 113.6 111.9 1.7 19-5 13-12 7-4 19-13 7-3 3W
Cavaliers 30 21 0.588 111.3 107.1 4.2 20-5 10-16 8-3 18-9 4-6 1L
Pacers 24 27 0.471 115.4 117.3 -1.9 16-10 8-17 3-4 17-14 1-9 2L
Bulls 23 26 0.469 114.5 114.5 0 13-10 10-16 5-4 19-15 5-5 1W
Pistons 13 38 0.255 112.8 120.2 -7.4 6-19 7-19 0-8 5-23 2-8 1L
East Southeast W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Heat 28 23 0.549 108.6 108.4 0.2 17-9 11-14 6-3 12-14 7-3 1L
Hawks 25 25 0.5 116 116.6 -0.6 13-11 12-14 5-4 17-17 6-4 1L
Wizards 23 26 0.469 112.7 113.2 -0.5 12-10 11-16 5-3 13-15 6-4 5W
Magic 19 31 0.38 111.1 114.6 -3.5 13-13 6-18 2-7 9-21 4-6 2L
Hornets 15 36 0.294 112.2 118.6 -6.4 7-16 8-20 5-6 8-23 4-6 2W
West Northwest W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Nuggets 34 16 0.68 116.5 112.7 3.8 22-4 12-12 9-4 25-10 7-3 2L
Timberwolves 27 25 0.519 115.2 115 0.2 18-10 9-15 6-6 18-16 7-3 3W
Jazz 26 26 0.5 117.5 116.3 1.2 17-9 9-17 4-5 19-15 6-4 1W
Thunder 24 25 0.49 116.8 115.6 1.2 15-10 9-15 4-6 11-13 7-3 1W
Trail Blazers 23 26 0.469 113.8 113.5 0.3 13-11 10-15 5-7 17-15 4-6 1L
West Pacific W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Kings 27 21 0.563 119.5 116.6 2.9 16-11 11-10 5-5 15-10 7-3 2L
Clippers 28 24 0.538 110.9 110.5 0.4 14-11 14-13 4-4 17-15 7-3 5W
Warriors 25 24 0.51 117.9 118 -0.1 19-6 6-18 4-4 14-9 5-5 2W
Suns 26 25 0.51 112.9 111.6 1.3 18-8 8-17 8-0 20-14 6-4 1W
Lakers 23 27 0.46 117.1 118.1 -1 13-12 10-15 1-9 12-17 4-6 1L
West Southwest W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Grizzlies 31 18 0.633 116.8 112.5 4.3 20-3 11-15 6-2 15-15 5-5 5L
Pelicans 26 24 0.52 115.1 113.1 2 17-9 9-15 7-3 16-12 2-8 7L
Mavericks 26 25 0.51 112.4 112.1 0.3 17-9 9-16 6-2 19-12 3-7 1L
Spurs 14 36 0.28 112.7 122.2 -9.5 9-18 5-18 2-7 5-29 1-9 5L
Rockets 12 38 0.24 109.6 117.1 -7.5 7-17 5-21 1-8 6-27 2-8 1W
Eastern Conference W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Celtics 36 15 0.706 117.8 112.3 5.5 19-6 17-9 6-1 20-11 7-3 1W
76ers 32 16 0.667 114.8 110.9 3.9 19-7 13-9 5-3 18-10 9-1 7W
Bucks 32 17 0.653 113.6 111.9 1.7 19-5 13-12 7-4 19-13 7-3 3W
Nets 30 19 0.612 114.4 111.7 2.7 14-8 16-11 6-4 21-10 4-6 1W
Cavaliers 30 21 0.588 111.3 107.1 4.2 20-5 10-16 8-3 18-9 4-6 1L
Heat 28 23 0.549 108.6 108.4 0.2 17-9 11-14 6-3 12-14 7-3 1L
Knicks 27 24 0.529 114.3 112.4 1.9 12-13 15-11 3-7 18-15 5-5 1L
Hawks 25 25 0.5 116 116.6 -0.6 13-11 12-14 5-4 17-17 6-4 1L
Pacers 24 27 0.471 115.4 117.3 -1.9 16-10 8-17 3-4 17-14 1-9 2L
Wizards 23 26 0.469 112.7 113.2 -0.5 12-10 11-16 5-3 13-15 6-4 5W
Bulls 23 26 0.469 114.5 114.5 0 13-10 10-16 5-4 19-15 5-5 1W
Raptors 23 28 0.451 112.9 112.3 0.6 15-12 8-16 4-9 15-19 5-5 1W
Magic 19 31 0.38 111.1 114.6 -3.5 13-13 6-18 2-7 9-21 4-6 2L
Hornets 15 36 0.294 112.2 118.6 -6.4 7-16 8-20 5-6 8-23 4-6 2W
Pistons 13 38 0.255 112.8 120.2 -7.4 6-19 7-19 0-8 5-23 2-8 1L
Western Conference W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Nuggets 34 16 0.68 116.5 112.7 3.8 22-4 12-12 9-4 25-10 7-3 2L
Grizzlies 31 18 0.633 116.8 112.5 4.3 20-3 11-15 6-2 15-15 5-5 5L
Kings 27 21 0.563 119.5 116.6 2.9 16-11 11-10 5-5 15-10 7-3 2L
Clippers 28 24 0.538 110.9 110.5 0.4 14-11 14-13 4-4 17-15 7-3 5W
Pelicans 26 24 0.52 115.1 113.1 2 17-9 9-15 7-3 16-12 2-8 7L
Timberwolves 27 25 0.519 115.2 115 0.2 18-10 9-15 6-6 18-16 7-3 3W
Warriors 25 24 0.51 117.9 118 -0.1 19-6 6-18 4-4 14-9 5-5 2W
Mavericks 26 25 0.51 112.4 112.1 0.3 17-9 9-16 6-2 19-12 3-7 1L
Suns 26 25 0.51 112.9 111.6 1.3 18-8 8-17 8-0 20-14 6-4 1W
Jazz 26 26 0.5 117.5 116.3 1.2 17-9 9-17 4-5 19-15 6-4 1W
Thunder 24 25 0.49 116.8 115.6 1.2 15-10 9-15 4-6 11-13 7-3 1W
Trail Blazers 23 26 0.469 113.8 113.5 0.3 13-11 10-15 5-7 17-15 4-6 1L
Lakers 23 27 0.46 117.1 118.1 -1 13-12 10-15 1-9 12-17 4-6 1L
Spurs 14 36 0.28 112.7 122.2 -9.5 9-18 5-18 2-7 5-29 1-9 5L
Rockets 12 38 0.24 109.6 117.1 -7.5 7-17 5-21 1-8 6-27 2-8 1W
NBA W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Celtics 36 15 0.706 117.8 112.3 5.5 19-6 17-9 6-1 20-11 7-3 1W
Nuggets 34 16 0.68 116.5 112.7 3.8 22-4 12-12 9-4 25-10 7-3 2L
76ers 32 16 0.667 114.8 110.9 3.9 19-7 13-9 5-3 18-10 9-1 7W
Bucks 32 17 0.653 113.6 111.9 1.7 19-5 13-12 7-4 19-13 7-3 3W
Grizzlies 31 18 0.633 116.8 112.5 4.3 20-3 11-15 6-2 15-15 5-5 5L
Nets 30 19 0.612 114.4 111.7 2.7 14-8 16-11 6-4 21-10 4-6 1W
Cavaliers 30 21 0.588 111.3 107.1 4.2 20-5 10-16 8-3 18-9 4-6 1L
Kings 27 21 0.563 119.5 116.6 2.9 16-11 11-10 5-5 15-10 7-3 2L
Heat 28 23 0.549 108.6 108.4 0.2 17-9 11-14 6-3 12-14 7-3 1L
Clippers 28 24 0.538 110.9 110.5 0.4 14-11 14-13 4-4 17-15 7-3 5W
Knicks 27 24 0.529 114.3 112.4 1.9 12-13 15-11 3-7 18-15 5-5 1L
Pelicans 26 24 0.52 115.1 113.1 2 17-9 9-15 7-3 16-12 2-8 7L
Timberwolves 27 25 0.519 115.2 115 0.2 18-10 9-15 6-6 18-16 7-3 3W
Warriors 25 24 0.51 117.9 118 -0.1 19-6 6-18 4-4 14-9 5-5 2W
Suns 26 25 0.51 112.9 111.6 1.3 18-8 8-17 8-0 20-14 6-4 1W
Mavericks 26 25 0.51 112.4 112.1 0.3 17-9 9-16 6-2 19-12 3-7 1L
Jazz 26 26 0.5 117.5 116.3 1.2 17-9 9-17 4-5 19-15 6-4 1W
Hawks 25 25 0.5 116 116.6 -0.6 13-11 12-14 5-4 17-17 6-4 1L
Thunder 24 25 0.49 116.8 115.6 1.2 15-10 9-15 4-6 11-13 7-3 1W
Pacers 24 27 0.471 115.4 117.3 -1.9 16-10 8-17 3-4 17-14 1-9 2L
Bulls 23 26 0.469 114.5 114.5 0 13-10 10-16 5-4 19-15 5-5 1W
Trail Blazers 23 26 0.469 113.8 113.5 0.3 13-11 10-15 5-7 17-15 4-6 1L
Wizards 23 26 0.469 112.7 113.2 -0.5 12-10 11-16 5-3 13-15 6-4 5W
Lakers 23 27 0.46 117.1 118.1 -1 13-12 10-15 1-9 12-17 4-6 1L
Raptors 23 28 0.451 112.9 112.3 0.6 15-12 8-16 4-9 15-19 5-5 1W
Magic 19 31 0.38 111.1 114.6 -3.5 13-13 6-18 2-7 9-21 4-6 2L
Hornets 15 36 0.294 112.2 118.6 -6.4 7-16 8-20 5-6 8-23 4-6 2W
Spurs 14 36 0.28 112.7 122.2 -9.5 9-18 5-18 2-7 5-29 1-9 5L
Pistons 13 38 0.255 112.8 120.2 -7.4 6-19 7-19 0-8 5-23 2-8 1L
Rockets 12 38 0.24 109.6 117.1 -7.5 7-17 5-21 1-8 6-27 2-8 1W