Mar 7 NBA Action: Indiana Pacers @ Milwaukee Bucks
Indiana @ Milwaukee -10
Fiserv Forum, Milwauke, WI
March 7, 2019, 5:00PM PDT
A highly profitable signal was triggered on the Bucks cover Thursday. The active system admonishes bettors to back the home team ATS when two high-quality division rivals clash. Per data from BetLabsSports, since 2005, when teams with 60% or better win rates face off in intra-divisional action, the home team has covered 55% of the time.
This approach is 11-6 ATS this season.
Moreover, the return on investment to this strategy more than doubles, on an ATS record of 53-36, when only games 56-82 of the NBA regular season are considered.
At the team level, Milwaukee is the most profitable squad in the NBA this season, against the spread. Several micro trends support the Bucks cover Thursday:
The Bucks are 12-3 ATS following a loss,
Milwaukee is 31-22-3 ATS when favored to win,
The Bucks are 10-2-1 ATS against the Central Division,
Milwaukee is 4-1 ATS in the last four head-to-head meetings with the Pacers.