The Milwaukee Bucks will look to close out their first round series with the Chicago Bulls with a Game 5 win on Wednesday, Apr. 27.
The Milwaukee Bucks are looking to win back-to-back NBA titles. Their first road block of accomplishing that goal came in the form of their rivals, the Chicago Bulls. The Bucks were seemingly in trouble, as they lost Khris Middleton for an extended period of time due to an MCL sprain suffered in Game 2.
With the series tied at one game apiece after Game 2, Milwaukee won the next two games by large margins, pushing Chicago to the brink of elimination. Ahead of Game 5, the Bulls placed star Zach LaVine in health and safety protocols, listing him as questionable to play.
Here is all of the information you need to know regarding Game 5.
Bulls vs. Bucks Game 5 TV channel
Game 5 will be broadcasted on TNT, where it is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. ET.
Bulls vs. Bucks Game 5 live stream
Bulls vs. Bucks Game 5 odds
According to WynnBet, Milwaukee is favored by 12 points. Additionally, Milwaukee has received money line odds of -900, while Chicago was placed with +600 odds. The over/under for Game 5 is set at 218 points.
Bulls vs. Bucks Game 5 prediction
Even with the injury to Middleton, Milwaukee has cruised to victories in Games 3 and 4, while Chicago has struggled. Now, Chicago could very well be without LaVine for a win or go home contest. The odds are set as they are for a reason. Milwaukee wins Game 5 and advances to the second-round to take on the Boston Celtics .
Prediction: Bucks 117, Bulls 97