Bucks vs. Suns NBA Finals Game 1 Betting Odds & Picks (July 06, 2021)
The best offshore gambling sites favor the Phoenix Suns by six points over the Milwaukee Bucks in game 1 of the NBA finals.
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Phoenix Suns Odds by MyBookie.ag
|Bucks||+6 ( -110 )||218 ( -110 )||+205|
|Suns||-6 ( -110 )||218 ( -110 )||-245|
Betting Milwaukee Bucks
The Milwaukee Bucks are road dogs according to the best online sportsbooks. They breezed past the Heat in a first-round sweep. They went the distance against the undermanned Nets in the second round in a series that was a toss-up. The Bucks made the most of their good luck by beating the Hawks in six games to win a spot in the NBA Finals.
The Bucks had to win their last two games versus the Hawks sans their best player: Giannis Antetokounmpo. He is averaging 28.2 points, 12.7 rebounds and 5.2 assists per game. Their depth came to the forefront with Khris Middleton, Jrue Holiday, Bobby Portis and Brook Lopez all proving their mousy worth. Despite the improved performance of the supporting cast, all eyes are on the status of Antetokounmpo. He is currently listed as day-to-day with a knee injury.
Per the best offshore gambling sites, Milwaukee is 4-1 ATS in their last five games. Milwaukee is 4-1 SU in their last five games. Milwaukee is 1-6 ATS in their last seven games against Phoenix. Milwaukee is 1-5 SU in their last six games against Phoenix.
The total has gone OVER in four of Milwaukee’s last five games when playing on the road against Phoenix. Milwaukee is 6-2 ATS in their last eight games this season. The total has gone OVER in five of Milwaukee’s last five games against an opponent in the Western Conference. Milwaukee is 1-4 ATS in their last five games against an opponent in the Pacific Division. Milwaukee is 3-9 SU in their last 12 games when playing as the underdog.
Betting Phoenix Suns
In the meantime, the road to the NBA Finals has been a bit easier for the Phoenix Suns. They made short work of the undermanned Lakers and the Nuggets in the first two rounds. They took down the Clippers who were without their best player: Kawhi Leonard.
Devin Booker leads the team in scoring this postseason. He averages of 27.0 points, 6.4 rebounds and 4.8 assists per game. Chris Paul is averaging 18.1 points and 8.7 assists per game. DeAndre Ayton has been a monster in the paint. He averages of 16.2 points and 11.8 rebounds per game. He also shoots over 70% from the field.
The Suns have the advantage in the backcourt. They can rely on Ayton to dominate in the paint. What makes the Suns something special is that they play together as a team. Their cast of supporting players such as Jae Crowder, Mikal Bridges and Cameron Payne deliver the goods when it counts.
According to the best offshore gambling sites, Phoenix is 10-3 ATS in their last 13 games. Phoenix is 11-2 SU in their last 13 games. The total has gone OVER in four of Phoenix’s last five games against Milwaukee.
Phoenix is 17-3 SU in their last 20 games at home. The total has gone OVER in four of Phoenix’s last five games when playing at home against Milwaukee. Phoenix is 8-2 SU in their last 10 games this season.
The total has gone OVER in five of Phoenix’s last five games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference. Phoenix is 7-2 ATS in their last nine games against an opponent in the Central Division. Phoenix is 9-4 ATS in their last 13 games played on a Tuesday.
2021 NBA Finals Game 1 Bucks vs. Suns Pick
Suns win, Bucks cover.