Milwaukee Bucks vs Portland Trail Blazers Prediction, Player Props & Odds (Jan. 31)

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Portland Trail Blazers defender Scoot Henderson drives against Milwaukee Bucks defender Damian Lillard

Nov 26, 2023; Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA; Portland Trail Blazers defender Scoot Henderson (00) drives for nan handbasket against Milwaukee Bucks defender Damian Lillard (0) during nan 3rd 4th astatine Fiserv Forum. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

  • The Milwaukee Bucks proceed their occidental roadworthy travel against nan Portland Trail Blazers connected Wednesday night
  • This will make Damian Lillard’s first crippled backmost successful Portland since this summer’s blockbuster waste and acquisition that sent him to Milwaukee
  • See nan Bucks vs Trail Blazers odds, subordinate props, picks, and predictions connected Jan. 31

After a disappointing 113-107 setback astatine Denver connected Monday, nan Milwaukee Bucks (32-15, 11-10 away, 18-28-1 ATS) proceed their five-game occidental roadworthy travel connected Wednesday nighttime erstwhile they meet nan Portland Trail Blazers (14-33, 8-13 home, 22-25 ATS) astatine nan Moda Center astatine 7:10 p.m. PT/10:10 p.m. ET.

In Damian Lillard’s first crippled backmost successful Portland, his Bucks travel successful arsenic monolithic 10.5-point roadworthy favorites complete nan struggling Blazers, who are second-last successful nan Western Conference and beryllium 9 games backmost of nan last Play-In Tournament position.

Milwaukee Bucks vs Portland Trail Blazers Odds

Team Spread Moneyline Total
Milwaukee Bucks -10.5 (-110) -550 O  237 (-112)
Portland Trail Blazers +10.5 (-110) +410 U 237 (-108)

Wednesday’s NBA likelihood besides database Milwaukee arsenic a short -550 favourite connected nan moneyline. The Blazers travel backmost astatine +410. The NBA nationalist betting splits show nan immense mostly of money 1 nan Bucks to triumph straight-up (99% of moneyline handle) and besides to screen nan double-digit dispersed connected nan roadworthy (69% of ATS handle).

Note that nan nationalist is conscionable 318-342-24 ATS connected nan play and 30-49 complete nan past 10 days.

Odds arsenic of Jan. 31 connected nan FanDuel app. New customers tin declare a FanDuel promo code to wager connected Bucks vs Blazers tonight. 

Alongside Boston and Denver, Milwaukee (+464) remains 1 of nan top-three favorites successful nan NBA title odds.  Though, aft starting nan play arsenic nan second-favorite successful nan NBA MVP odds, Giannis Antetokounmpo has faded to 4th astatine +933, good ack of favourite Joel Embiid (+117).

Bucks Drop Road Trip Opener astatine Nuggets

Suffering their 2nd nonaccomplishment successful nan past 3 games, nan Bucks dropped a 113-107 determination to nan reigning-champion Denver Nuggets connected Monday, contempt a 29-point, 12-rebound capacity from Giannis. The Bucks defense played reasonably well, limiting Denver to 48.4% shooting from nan section and 22.2% from three. But their ain discourtesy only managed to deed astatine a 42.9% clip from nan floor. They had a antagonistic separator successful some rebounding (-7) and turnovers (-4).

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Overall, nan Bucks are still among nan convention leaders successful violative standing (120.1, third). Their defense has taken a melodramatic diminution from caller seasons, though. They beryllium just 19th successful nan league at 116.3. They person vanished each of nan past 5 seasons among nan top-ten successful D-Rating, finishing 4th successful nan class conscionable past twelvemonth (110.9).

While some protect diminution was expected erstwhile Jrue Holiday was replaced pinch Damian Lillard, nary 1 was expecting a defense anchored by Giannis, Brook Lopez, and Bobby Portis to beryllium successful nan bottom-half of nan league. Portis is nan only personnel of nan trio still applicable successful nan NBA Defensive Player of nan Year odds.

Blazers Dust Aside Shorthanded 76ers

The wounded gods yet handed nan Blazers a break connected Monday. The hard-hit squad had nan luxury of facing nan Philadelphia 76ers without both Joel Embiid – nan favourite successful nan NBA MVP likelihood – and Tyrese Maxey, their 2 starring scorers.

Portland took afloat advantage, moving distant pinch a 130-104 triumph connected nan spot of a 24-point, nine-assists, five-rebound nighttime from constituent defender and erstwhile Buck Malcolm Brogdon.

Jerami Grant added 27 points while going 7-of-13 from nan level and 12-of-13 from nan stripe.

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The triumph complete Philly improved Portland’s grounds to 4-4 straight-up successful its past 8 and 6-3 ATS successful its past nine. The Blazers stay among nan worst teams successful nan NBA successful position of constituent differential (-8.4, 26th) and Net Rating (-8.4, 27th), though.

MIL vs POR Player Props

Player Points Rebounds Assists Three-Pointers Made
Anfernee Simons (POR) 22.5 (Ov -125 | Un -120) 3.5 (Ov +124 | Un -160) 5.5 (Ov +114 | Un -145) 3.5 (Ov -100 | Un -130)
Bobby Portis (MIL) 10.5 (Ov -125 | Un -110) 7.5 (Ov +105 | Un -135) OFF 1.5 (Ov +165 | Un -215)
Brook Lopez (MIL) 12.5 (Ov -115 | Un +105) 5.5 (Ov -110 | Un -120) OFF 1.5 (Ov -125 | Un -105)
Damian Lillard (MIL) 26.5 (Ov -115 | Un -110) 3.5 (Ov -140 | Un +110) 6.5 (Ov +114 | Un -145) 3.5 (Ov +135 | Un -175)
Deandre Ayton (POR) 14.5 (Ov -110 | Un -115) 9.5 (Ov -140 | Un +110) OFF OFF
Giannis Antetokounmpo (MIL) 30.5 (Ov -120 | Un -115) 11.5 (Ov -135 | Un +105) 6.5 (Ov -105 | Un -125) 0.5 (Ov +135 | Un -175)
Jabari Walker (POR) 8.5 (Ov -105 | Un -130) 7.5 (Ov -120 | Un -110) OFF 0.5 (Ov -100 | Un -130)
Jerami Grant (POR) 20.5 (Ov -135 | Un -130) 3.5 (Ov -145 | Un +114) 2.5 (Ov +105 | Un -135) 1.5 (Ov -130 | Un -100)
Khris Middleton (MIL) 15.5 (Ov -120 | Un -130) 4.5 (Ov +105 | Un -135) 5.5 (Ov +120 | Un -150) 1.5 (Ov -175 | Un +135)
Malcolm Brogdon (POR) 16.5 (Ov -120 | Un -130) 3.5 (Ov -160 | Un +124) 6.5 (Ov -100 | Un -130) 2.5 (Ov +140 | Un -180)
Malik Beasley (MIL) 8.5 (Ov -130 | Un -130) 2.5 (Ov -166 | Un +130) OFF 2.5 (Ov +145 | Un -190)
Scoot Henderson (POR) 9.5 (Ov -125 | Un -130) 2.5 (Ov +105 | Un -135) 3.5 (Ov -140 | Un +110) 0.5 (Ov -180 | Un +140)

Player props from nan DraftKings Sportsbook app

Giannis has a game-high constituent full of 30.5, half a constituent beneath his play mean of 31.0 PPG. He besides has nan highest rebound full connected nan committee astatine 11.5, which is almost precisely connected his play mean of 11.7 RPG.

Anfernee Simons (22.8 PPG) has nan highest constituent full among nan Blazers astatine 22.5. The 24-year-old has stayed nether that number successful 2 consecutive and 5 of his past seven.

Bucks vs Trail Blazers Prediction

I firmly judge nan Blazers person nan pieces successful spot to contend for a playoff spot adjacent year. They person been deed difficult by injuries this play which has kept them from uncovering a hit and building immoderate benignant of momentum. But they person flashed their imaginable astatine times, signaling roadworthy wins complete Indiana, Cleveland, Brooklyn, and Houston, positive location victories complete Utah, Phoenix, and Sacramento.

Last clip out, they had nan use of facing a Sixers squad without its 2 champion players, but they were still awesome successful nan circumstances, overcoming an eight-point first-quarter shortage to rout Philly 130-104.

With Dame backmost successful nan building, this is going to beryllium arsenic adjacent to a playoff ambiance arsenic nan Blazers will get this season, and +420 is nan correct value to return a changeable connected nan location underdog.

MIL vs POR pick: Blazers moneyline (+420)

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