Arena and City where Wizards vs. Bucks will be playing
November 20th, 2023 is the date when the Wizards and the Bucks clash in a thrilling NBA game in Washington, DC at Capital One Arena. Maximize your chances of winning by checking out our picks and predictions.
Introduction to the Wizards vs. Bucks betting tip and prediction
The Eastern Conference showdown is scheduled for November 20th, 2023, kicking off at 18:00. The Wizards enters as 9.5 point underdogs in the contest. In the previous game between these two teams, the Wizards were 15.5 point underdogs but lost the game to Bucks, 140-128. The over/under for the upcoming game is 246 points. In the previous meeting, the over/under was 264.5 points, and the over was victorious.
The 2023-2024 basketball season underscores the importance of the 3-point shot in the game. Let’s assess how teams are performing from long range. The Wizards are currently making 35.1% of their 3-pointers, demonstrating their sharpshooting ability. In contrast, the Bucks are converting on 38.1% of their 3-point attempts, showcasing their proficiency in long-range shooting. When it comes to shot selection, the Wizards are attempting 39% of their shots from beyond the 3-point line, while the Bucks are opting for 45% of their field goal attempts from downtown.
How are the Wizards playing this season?
The Wizards comes into this game with a 2-10 record, and they are currently 14th in the Eastern Conference standings. The Wizards are 1-9 in their last 10 games.
Did the Wizards win their most recent game?
No, Wizards fell to the Knicks, 120-99. Kendrick Nunn scored 24 points in the loss.
Best scorer for the Wizards
The leading scorer for the Wizards this season is Kyle Kuzma, who is averaging 23.5 points per game. Kuzma also is the team leader in minutes played per game with 30.38. In the last game, he scored 32 points in DraftKings and 29.3 fantasy points in FanDuel.
Other Team Leaders for the Wizards
Coming into the November 20th, 2023 contest, Daniel Gafford leads the Wizards with 7.2 rebounds per game. In the last match, he made 20.25 points in DraftKings and 20.4 fantasy points in FanDuel. Tyus Jones has a team-high 4.8 assists per game. He scored 24.25 DraftKings points and 24.1 FanDuel fantasy game points in the last game. The steals leader for the Wizards is Delon Wright (1.6 steals per game) In terms of swatting shots, Daniel Gafford is leading the way for the Wizards with 2 blocks per game. His DFS production in the last game is as follows: 20.25 DraftKings fantasy points and 20.4 FanDuel fantasy points per game.
Wizards Team Analysis
The Wizards’ point differential this season is -9 points per game, which ranks 27th in the NBA. They are averaging 114.1 points per game while allowing 123.1 points per game. In terms of 3-pointers, the Wizards are making 12.4 shots per game, which ranks 17th in the NBA. From the free-throw line, the Wizards are making 15.8 per game, which ranks 24th in the NBA.
Projected Wizards Starting Lineup and Injuries
In their last meeting against the Bucks, the Wizards’ starting lineup consisted of Daniel Gafford, Anthony Gill, Corey Kispert, Johnny Davis and Delon Wright. For the upcoming matchup, the Wizards has the following injury: Delon Wright is out (knee).
How are the Bucks playing this season?
The Bucks head this game with a 9-4 record, and they are currently 3rd in the Eastern Conference standings. The Bucks are 7-3 in their last 10 games.
Did the Bucks win their most recent game?
Yes, Bucks defeated the Mavericks, 132-125. Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 28 points in the victory.
Best scorer for the Bucks
The leading scorer for the Bucks this season is Giannis Antetokounmpo, who is averaging 29.3 points per game. Giannis Antetokounmpo also leads the team in minutes played per game with 33.38. He scored 28 points on 9-for-16 shooting in his previous regular season meeting against the Wizards. In the last game, scored 75.75 DraftKings fantasy points and 74.5 FanDuel fantasy points.
Other Team Leaders for the Bucks
Giannis Antetokounmpo is leading the way with 10 rebounds per game. In his last game of the season, he scored 75.75 points in DraftKings and 74.5 in FanDuel. Damian Lillard is dishing out a team-high 6.2 assists per game. He has 53.75 DraftKings fantasy points and 50.6 FanDuel fantasy points scored in the last game. In terms of steals, the Bucks’ leader is Damian Lillard with 1.1 steals per game. His DFS points in the last match were the following: 53.75 DraftKings fantasy points and 50.6 FanDuel fantasy points. The blocks’ leader for the Bucks is Brook Lopez, who is sending back 2.8 shots per game. He scored 22.25 DraftKings fantasy points and 24.6 FanDuel fantasy points in his last game.
Bucks Team Analysis
The Bucks’ point differential this season is 2 points per game, which ranks 13th in the NBA. They are averaging 119.2 points per game while allowing 117.2 points per game. In terms of 3-pointers, the Bucks are making 14.7 shots per game, which ranks 6th in the NBA. From the free-throw line, the Bucks are making 20 per game, which ranks 5th in the NBA.
Projected Bucks’ Starting Lineup and Injuries
In their last meeting against the Wizards, the Bucks’ starting five were Brook Lopez, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Pat Connaughton, Joe Ingles and Jrue Holiday. For the upcoming matchup, Bucks has the following injuries: MarJon Beauchamp is questionable (ankle), Jae Crowder is out (groin), Chris Livingston is questionable (ankle) and Khris Middleton is questionable (knee).
Bet suggestions for this game
Spread betting suggestion
With the Wizards coming into this game as 9.5 point underdogs the suggestion is to bet at the Bucks.
Money Line betting suggestion
Wizards are a 9.5 money line underdog for the game against the Bucks, and the suggestion is to pick the Bucks.
Over/Under betting suggestion
The over/under for the Wizards and Bucks is 246 points, so the suggestion is to take the under.
Will there be Overtime?
Since the Wizards and Bucks had no match that went overtime this season, overtime is not likely for the upcoming contest.
Wizards vs Bucks betting tip: FAQs
The game will be played on November 20th, 2023.
The contest will take place at Capital One Arena in Washington, DC.
The Wizards have a 2-10 record thus far this season, they are the 14th seed in the Eastern Conference standings. Meanwhile, the Bucks are 9-4, they own the 3rd spot in the Eastern Conference.
The last time that the Wizards and Bucks played, the Bucks won, 140-128.
Wizards are underdogs by 9.5 points for the November 20th, 2023 game. In the previous meeting, the Wizards were a 15.5 point underdog. They lost the game against Bucks, 140-128.
The over/under is 246 points for the November 20th, 2023 game. The last time the Wizards and Bucks faced each other, the over/under was 264.5. Bettors who took the over won. The teams combined for 268 points.
The matchup on November 20th, 2023, is the first game between the Wizards and Bucks this season. The next contest between these two teams will be on November 25, 2023 at the Fiserv Forum.