Editors note: The Brooklyn Nets have reportedly traded Caris LeVert, Rodions Kurucs, Jarrett Allen and Taurean Prince in a three-team deal to acquire James Harden from the Houston Rockets.
With seven games on Wednesday’s NBA schedule, our crew has zeroed in on two games they plan to bet tonight: Bucks vs. Pistons and Nets vs. Knicks.
They give their analysis and picks on those games below.
Brandon Anderson: Trivia Time! When was the last time the Milwaukee Bucks played a game, any old basketball game, within single digits.
It was their opening night game against the Celtics when Jayson Tatum hit the game winner in the final second, approximately forever ago. The Bucks have played in 10 straight games with a double-digit margin since then with an average win margin of nearly 25 points.
News flash: when the team that dominated the past two regular seasons adds a star in Jrue Holiday to its existing core, it turns out they’ll still be good! Milwaukee has the league’s No. 1 offense right now and is shooting the lights out. The defense has finally found its footing over the past few games.
The Pistons? They’re not good. As in the