The Milwaukee Bucks (34-19) will look to Giannis Antetokounmpo (30.7 points per game, third in NBA) when they try to beat Nikola Jokic (26.2, 12th) and the Denver Nuggets (36-17) on Monday, February 12, 2024 at Fiserv Forum. It tips at 8:00 PM ET on BSWI and ALT.

The Nuggets are a slight 1-point favorite against the Bucks. The over/under for the matchup is 233.5.

Nuggets vs. Bucks Betting Odds

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  • Spread: Denver -1
  • Total: 233.5
  • Moneyline: Denver -115, Milwaukee -104

Nuggets at Bucks odds, spread, & more

Prediction

  • Pick ATS: Bucks (+ 1)
  • Pick OU:

    Over (233.5)

  • Prediction:
    Bucks 118 – Nuggets 116

Moneyline

  • Denver has been the favorite in 46 games this season and has come away with the win 34 times (73.9%) in those contests.
  • This season, Denver has come away with a win 33 times in 45 chances when named as a favorite of at least -115 or shorter on the moneyline.
  • Oddsmakers have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that Denver has a 53.5% chance of pulling out a win.
  • Milwaukee has not yet won as the moneyline underdog this season, going 2-5.
  • Milwaukee has not yet won a game when entering as a moneyline underdog with odds of -104 or longer in five chances.
  • Based on this matchup’s moneyline, Milwaukee’s implied win probability is 51%.

Against the spread

  • The 114.6 points per game the Nuggets put up are only 4.7 fewer points than the Bucks allow (119.3).
  • Denver is 12-5-1 against the spread and 16-2 overall when scoring more than 119.3 points.
  • Milwaukee is 20-21 against the spread and 32-9 overall when it scores more than 111 points.
  • Denver’s record is 22-23-1 against the spread and 34-12 overall when it gives up fewer than 122.9 points.
  • The Nuggets are the league’s 18th-ranked scoring team (114.6 PPG), while the Bucks allow the rank 23rd in points per game (119.3) in NBA play.
  • Milwaukee’s squad is currently the second-ranked scoring team in the NBA (122.9 PPG), while Denver’s team is sixth in points allowed per game (111).
  • The Nuggets have put up a total of 193 more points than their opponents this year (an average of 3.6 per game), and the Bucks have out-scored opponents by 190 points on the season (3.6 more per game).
  • Denver has an average implied point total of 117.3 this season, which is 0.7 points lower than its implied total in Monday’s game (118).
  • This season, Denver has put up more than 118 points in 21 games.
  • Milwaukee’s average implied point total on the year (123.3 points) is 7.3 points higher than its implied total in this matchup (116 points).

How to watch Nuggets vs. Bucks

  • Game Day: Monday, February 12, 2024
  • Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: BSWI and ALT
  • Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Arena: Fiserv Forum
  • TV Channel: Bally Sports
  • Live stream: Watch on Fubo!
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