Bucks Vs Celtics: Semifinals Game 6 Betting Preview, Tips And Picks – May 13, 2022

Written By PlayPicks Staff on May 12, 2022

The Milwaukee Bucks will face the Boston Celtics in a decisive Game 6 of the second round of the NBA Playoffs. The Bucks (-1.5) take on the Celtics (+105 on the moneyline) on Friday at 7:30 PM ET on ESPN. The point total for this game has been set at 212.5.

This article uses lines current as of May 13, 2022 at 7:02 PM ET. See all the up-to-date odds for this outing in the table in this article and click here to claim your free sports bet (up to $1,001) at Caesars!

Bucks Vs Celtics Betting Odds

Injury Report as of May 13

Bucks: Khris Middleton: Out (Knee), George Hill: Probable (Abdomen)

Celtics: Robert Williams III: Out (Knee), Sam Hauser: Out (Shoulder)

Computer Picks

Spread Pick Celtics (+1.5)
Total Pick Over (212.5)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm (raw power score) that ranks head-to-head matchup results within a closed network of games. Prediction confidence is determined by the delta between each team’s raw power score.

Bucks Vs Celtics Stat Rankings

Bucks Avg. (Rank) Celtics Avg. (Rank)
115.5 (3rd) Points Scored 111.8 (12th)
112.1 (20th) Points Allowed 104.5 (1st)
46.7 (2nd) Rebounds 46.0 (5th)
10.3 (14th) Off. Rebounds 10.5 (11th)
14.1 (4th) 3pt Made 13.2 (8th)
23.9 (18th) Assists 24.8 (14th)
12.7 (10th) Turnovers 13.0 (13th)

Bucks Key Players

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Giannis Antetokounmpo 67 29.9 11.6 5.8 1.1 1.4 1.1
Khris Middleton 66 20.1 5.4 5.4 1.2 0.3 2.5
Jrue Holiday 66 18.6 4.6 6.9 1.6 0.4 2.0
Bobby Portis 72 14.6 9.1 1.2 0.7 0.7 1.8
Brook Lopez 13 12.4 4.2 0.5 0.5 1.2 1.5

Celtics Key Players

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Jayson Tatum 76 26.9 8.0 4.4 0.9 0.6 3.0
Jaylen Brown 66 23.6 6.1 3.5 1.0 0.3 2.5
Derrick White 75 13.2 3.5 4.9 0.9 0.8 1.5
Marcus Smart 71 12.1 3.8 5.9 1.7 0.3 1.7
Al Horford 69 10.2 7.7 3.4 0.7 1.3 1.3

Betting Trends

  • Milwaukee is 44-48-0 against the spread this season.
  • The Bucks are 35-34 as 1.5-point favorites or more.
  • Out of 82 Milwaukee games so far this year, 42 have gone over the total.
  • Milwaukee games have finished with more than 212.5 points 70 times so far this year.
  • Bucks games average 224.7 total points per game this season, 12.2 points higher than the over/under for this matchup.
  • Boston has 49 wins in 82 games against the spread this season.
  • The Celtics’ ATS record as 1.5-point underdogs or greater is 12-8-1.
  • There have been 45 Boston games (out of 82) that hit the over this season.
  • Boston’s games have gone over 212.5 points on 51 occasions this year.
  • This season, Celtics games have resulted in an average scoring total of 216.2, which is 3.7 points higher than the over/under for this matchup.
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