A wild weekend of basketball is coming to a close. Unfortunately, Sunday’s slate of pro and college ball doesn’t have the quantity (or quality, if we’re being honest) of Saturday’s. One NBA game in particular has our stamp of approval, however, as the red-hot 76ers head to Milwaukee to take on the ice cold Bucks.
With eight wins over their past 10 games, the Sixers sit within striking distance of the No. 3 seed in the East. The Bucks sit just a few games back of Cleveland as well, but they’ve been trending in the wrong direction.
This game is clearly important for both teams, but it’s important for bettors and DFS players, too. Here are the five things you need to know about betting 76ers (-1.5) at Bucks (8 p.m. ET, ESPN). – Mark Gallant