Milwaukee seeks 4th consecutive home victory in match against Phoenix

Milwaukee seeks 4th consecutive home victory in match against Phoenix

The Phoenix Suns (39-28, seventh in the Western Conference) will face off against the Milwaukee Bucks (43-24, second in the Eastern Conference) in Milwaukee on Sunday at 1 p.m. EDT. Milwaukee is looking to extend its three-game home winning streak.

The Bucks have an impressive 26-7 home record and score an average of 120.4 points per game, outscoring opponents by 3.3 points per game. Meanwhile, the Suns have a record of 18-14 away from home and are ninth in the league with 44.3 rebounds per game, led by Jusuf Nurkic averaging 11.1 rebounds.

Milwaukee’s 120.4 points per game is 6.2 more points than the Suns allow (114.2). The Suns shoot 49.2% from the field, compared to the 47.2% their opponents shoot this season. This will be the second meeting between the teams this season, with the Suns winning the last matchup 114-106 on Feb. 7.

Key players for the Bucks include Giannis Antetokounmpo, who is averaging 30.8 points, 11.2 rebounds, and 6.4 assists. For the Suns, Kevin Durant is averaging 28.1 points, 6.7 rebounds, and 5.4 assists.

In their last 10 games, the Bucks are 7-3, averaging 112.3 points per game, while the Suns are 6-4, averaging 113.2 points per game. Both teams have been strong defensively, with the Bucks allowing an average of 108.4 points per game, while the Suns allow 112.5 points per game.

In terms of injuries, MarJon Beauchamp and Malik Beasley are listed as day to day for the Bucks, while Khris Middleton is day to day with an ankle injury. For the Suns, Damion Lee and Josh Okogie are out with knee and hip injuries, respectively.

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