Saturday, November 14, 2015
BMO Harris Bradley Center
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The Cleveland Cavaliers travel to BMO Harris Bradley Center to play the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday, November 14, 2015. The opening line for this game has Cleveland as 6 point favorites and the over/under has been set at 197.
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The Cavaliers come into this game with an overall record of 7-1 and a road record of 2-1. They are 1st in the Central Division. They currently have a point differential of 8.6 as they are averaging 104.1 points per game while giving up 95.5 per contest. The Bucks have an overall record of 4-5 and a home record of 2-3. They currently are 5th in the Central Division. They are averaging 96.6 points per game and surrendering 101, good for a point differential of -4.4.
LeBron James comes into this contest averaging 25.3 points per game while playing 34.8 minutes per night so far this season for the Cavaliers. He pulls down 6.6 rebounds per game and dishes out 6.6 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 50% while his free throw percentage is currently at 61%. Kevin Love averages 17.6 points per game in 33.9 minutes per contest this season. He averages 2.8 assists per contest and 12 rebounds per game for Cleveland. His field goal percentage is 41% for the year while his free throw percentage is 96%.
Greg Monroe averages 18 points per game while playing 33 minutes per contest this year for the Bucks. He grabs 9.4 rebounds per game and has 3.1 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 56% and his free throw percentage currently is at 79%. Michael Carter-Williams averages 12.8 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 31.3 minutes per contest. He also averages 4.5 rebounds per contest and 6.8 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 41% and his free throw percentage is 82%.
Cleveland averages 104.1 points per contest this season which ranks them 7th in the NBA. Their average scoring margin is 8.6 and their shooting percentage is 47% as a team which has them ranked 5th. Behind the arc they shoot 35% which is good for 13th in the league. They average 55.9 rebounds per game and 25.9 assists per game which ranks them 6th and 3rd in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 8th with 14.2 per game. The Cavaliers allow 95.5 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 5th in the league. They also allow a 44% shooting percentage and a 34% average from behind the arc ranking them 12th and 14th in those defensive categories. Opponents average 47.5 rebounds a game which ranks 1st and they give up 20.2 assists per contest which puts them in 8th place in the league. They force 13.5 turnovers per game which ranks them 24th in the league.
Milwaukee averages 96.6 points per game this year which ranks them 24th in the league. Their average scoring margin is -4.4 and their shooting percentage is 45% as a team which has them sitting in the 11th spot in the league. Behind the arc they shoot 36% which is good for 10th in the NBA. They average 45.4 rebounds per game and 23 assists per contest which ranks them 30th and 7th respectively. In the turnover department the Bucks rank 17th with 15.6 per game. The Bucks allow 101 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 15th in the league. They also allow a 45% shooting percentage and a 33% average from behind the arc ranking them 18th and 12th in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 52.7 rebounds a game which ranks 13th and they give up 22.3 assists per contest which puts them in 18th place in the league. The Bucks force 16.2 turnovers per game which ranks them 11th in the NBA.
Cleveland Cavaliers Betting Trends
The Cleveland Cavaliers are 3-5-0 against the spread
The Cleveland Cavaliers are 4-4-0 against the over/under
Milwaukee Bucks Betting Trends
The Milwaukee Bucks are 4-5-0 against the spread
The Milwaukee Bucks are 4-5-0 against the over/under
Cleveland Cavaliers Injuries
10/26/15 PG Kyrie Irving Knee out indefinitely
09/29/15 F Iman Shumpert Wrist out indefinitely
Milwaukee Bucks Injuries
11/13/15 PG Michael Carter-Williams Ankle "?" Saturday vs. Cleveland
11/13/15 G O.J. Mayo Hamstring doubtful Saturday vs. Cleveland
Guy's Pick: Take Milwaukee
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