Bulls vs. Bucks - 3/7/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Milwaukee Bucks (26-37) at Chicago Bulls (31-30)
NBA Basketball: Monday, March 7, 2016 at 8:00 pm (United Center)
The Line: Chicago Bulls -6 -- Over/Under: 209 See the Latest Odds
The Milwaukee Bucks and Chicago Bulls square off Monday night at the United Center.
The Milwaukee Bucks look for consistency after splitting their last 12 games. The Milwaukee Bucks are averaging 99.4 points on 46.5 percent shooting and allowing 103.3 points on 44.9 percent shooting. Khris Middleton is averaging 18.5 points and 4.1 assists while Greg Monroe is averaging 16.3 points and 9.4 rebounds. Giannis Antetokounmpo is grabbing 7.6 rebounds and Jabari Parker is dishing 1.6 assists. The Milwaukee Bucks are shooting 35.4 percent from beyond the arc and 75.3 percent from the free throw line. The Bucks are allowing 35.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42 rebounds per game. The Milwaukee Bucks have lost seven of their last 10 road games.
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The Chicago Bulls could use a win after losing 10 of their last 12 games. The Chicago Bulls are averaging 101.6 points on 43.7 percent shooting and allowing 102.7 points on 43.4 percent shooting. Jimmy Butler is averaging 22.4 points and 5.3 rebounds while Derrick Rose is averaging 16.5 points and 4.8 assists. Pau Gasol is grabbing 11 rebounds and Mike Dunleavy is dishing 1.3 assists. The Chicago Bulls are shooting 36.5 percent from beyond the arc and 78 percent from the free throw line. The Bulls are allowing 32.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 47.7 rebounds per game. The Chicago Bulls have won four of their last five home games.
The Bucks are 11-5 ATS in their last 16 games playing on 0 days rest and 10-4 ATS in their last 14 vs. Eastern Conference. The Bulls are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 home games and 2-10 ATS in their last 12 games playing on 1 days rest. The Bucks are 1-6 ATS in the last 7 meetings in Chicago and 4-10 ATS in the last 14 meetings overall.
The Chicago Bulls have Butler back on the court and should start rolling. The Bucks are as inconsistent as they come. Give me the Bulls and the reasonable number.