Philadelphia 76ers (46-28) welcome Milwaukee Bucks (46-28) at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Wednesday, March 30, 2022 at 4:30 AM (IST) in the regular 2021/22 NBA Season. Here, you can find everything you want to know about Philadelphia 76ers vs Milwaukee Bucks, such as the match details, recent form, player to watch out for, match prediction and much more.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Milwaukee Bucks: Match Details
Date: Wednesday, March 30, 2022
Time: 4:30 AM IST OR 7:00 PM ET (March 29)
Location: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia
Philadelphia 76ers have been in decent form recently. In the last five fixtures, they have won thrice, losing two times (LWWWL). They are 6-4 in their last 10 games.
Milwaukee Bucks have also been in decent form recently. In the last five fixtures, they have won thrice, losing two times (WLWWL). However, they are 7-3 in their last 10 games.
The 76ers currently sit in fourth place in the Eastern Conference. While the Bucks are positioned one place above them, in third place in the Eastern Conference.
Their last meeting took place on February 17, 2022 and it ended in a 123-120 win for the 76ers away in Milwaukee. This will be their third meeting in the 2021-2022 NBA season.
Player to Watch
Philadelphia 76ers– Joel Embiid
Joel Embiid is second in NBA this season for Points per game (29.8), only behind LeBron James (30.0).
Embiid is also averaging 11.3 Rebounds (most), 1.5 Blocks (most) and 4.3 Assists (joint second-most) for the 76ers.
In Philadelphia’s last match, Embiid added game-highs 15 rebounds and 37 points against Phoenix Suns.
Milwaukee Bucks– Giannis Antetokounmpo
Giannis Antetokounmpo is third in NBA this season for Points per game (29.7).
Giannis is also averaging 11.6 Rebounds (most), 1.4 Blocks (most) and 5.8 Assists (second-most) for the Bucks.
In Milwaukee’s last match, Giannis added game-highs 11 rebounds and 30 points against Memphis Grizzlies.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Milwaukee Bucks: Key Points
- Philadelphia are 21-16 at home, while the Bucks are 20-16 away.
- The 76ers have won 6 of the last 7 regular season games between the two.
- James Harden of Philadelphia sits second in Assists per game (10.1) this NBA campaign.
- In their most recent head-to-head, Joel Embiid put up game-highs 42 Points and 14 Rebounds, while Giannis Antetokounmpo had game-high 9 Assists.
- Matisse Thybulle of the 76ers sits fourth in Steals per game (1.7) this NBA term.
Philadelphia 76ers vs Milwaukee Bucks: Match Prediction
Milwaukee Bucks are underdogs for this game. Oddsmakers are favoring Philadelphia 76ers, especially because of their star power and potential absentees in the opposition dugout.
Predicted Winner: Philadelphia 76ers
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