Bulls at Kings - 2/3/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Chicago Bulls (26-21) at Sacramento Kings (21-27)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 10:00 pm (Sleep Train Arena)
The Line: Sacramento Kings -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: WGN, CSAC
The Chicago Bulls and Sacramento Kings meet Wednesday night at the Sleep Train Arena.
The Chicago Bulls could use a nice win after losing six of their last nine games. The Chicago Bulls are averaging 101.3 points on 43.4 percent shooting and allowing 101 points on 42.7 percent shooting. Jimmy Butler is averaging 22.4 points and 4.3 assists while Pau Gasol is averaging 16.7 points and 10.9 rebounds. Derrick Rose is dishing 4.5 assists and is grabbing 5.9 rebounds. The Chicago Bulls are shooting 35.2 percent from beyond the arc and 78.3 percent from the free throw line. The Bulls are allowing 33.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 48.6 rebounds per game. The Chicago Bulls have split their last 10 road games.
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The Sacramento Kings look for some consistency after splitting their last eight games. The Sacramento Kings are averaging 106.7 points on 46 percent shooting and allowing 108.1 points on 45.5 percent shooting. Rudy Gay is averaging 18.4 points and seven rebounds while Darren Collison is averaging 12.7 points and four assists. Omri Casspi is grabbing 6.5 rebounds and Rajon Rondo is dishing 11.7 assists. The Sacramento Kings are shooting 35.9 percent from beyond the arc and 72.4 percent from the free throw line. The Kings are allowing 35.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 45.8 rebounds per game. The Sacramento Kings have won five of their last eight home games. Ben McLemore and DeMarcus Cousins are questionable.
The Bulls are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games playing on 1 days rest and 3-10 ATS in their last 13 games overall. The Kings are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 vs. NBA Central and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Bulls are 1-6 ATS in the last 7 meetings.
The Kings have some of their top players banged up and if the BUlls are really a quality team on both ends of the floor, they'll take advantage here. Chicago should win.