NBA Finals 2021

NBA Finals 2021: Phoenix Suns vs. Milwaukee Bucks Game 1 betting odds, spread, over/under

The 2021 NBA Finals begin.

On Tuesday, the Phoenix Suns will host the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 1 of the 2021 NBA Finals.

Going 51-21 in the regular season, the Suns defeated the Los Angeles Lakers, Denver Nuggets and LA Clippers on their road to the Finals. Finishing with a 46-26 record in the regular season, the Bucks find themselves in the Finals following series wins over the Miami Heat, Brooklyn Nets and Atlanta Hawks.

Ahead of Game 1, Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo is listed as doubtful after hyperextending his left knee in Milwaukee's Game 4 loss to Atlanta in the Eastern Conference Finals.

Take a look at how the betting odds are shaping out for Game 1.

Phoenix Suns vs. Milwaukee Bucks Game 1: Betting odds, spread, over/under

Spread: Suns -6.0 (-115), Bucks +6.0 (-105)

Suns Moneyline: -250

Bucks Moneyline: +210

Over/Under: 218.5 (-110)

Odds as of 9:15 a.m. ET on Tuesday, July 6 courtesy of William Hill Sportsbook.

For what it's worth:

  • The average total score from the two regular season games between the Suns and Bucks was 252.0, although one of the games went into overtime
  • The Suns are 12-4 in the 2021 NBA Playoffs, going 4-2 vs. Lakers, 4-0 vs. Nuggets, 4-2 vs. Clippers
  • The Bucks are 12-5 in the 2021 NBA Playoffs, going 4-0 vs. Heat, 4-3 vs. Nets and 4-2 vs. Hawks
  • According to The Action Network, the Suns were 42-28-2 against the spread during the regular season while the Bucks were 32-40

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