Warriors vs. Bulls - 1/27/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Chicago Bulls (29-17) at Golden State Warriors (36-6)
NBA Basketball: Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 10:30 pm (Oracle Arena)
The Line: Golden State Warriors -10 -- Over/Under: 211 See the Latest Odds
TV: CSN-Chicago, CSN Bay
The Golden State Warriors and the Chicago Bulls face off on Tuesday at Oracle Arena in NBA action.
The Golden State Warriors are 36-6 this season and they have won their last five games in a row. Golden State is averaging 111.1 points per game and they are shooting 48.6 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 99.3 points and their opponents are shooting 42.2 percent. Klay Thompson and Stephen Curry lead the Warriors and are each averaging 22.8 points per game with Curry also averaging 8.2 assists. Marreese Speights is averaging 12.4 points and 5.0 rebounds, Draymond Green is averaging 11.7 points and 7.9 rebounds, and Harrison Barnes is averaging 10.4 points and 6.0 rebounds. The Warriors are 21-1 at home and they have won none of their last 10 games.
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The Chicago Bulls are 29-17 this season and are in fourth place in the Eastern Conference standings. The Bulls are averaging 101.8 points per game and they are shooting 44.4 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 99.2 points and their opponents are shooting 44.2 percent. Jimmy Butler leads the Bulls averaging 20.1 points and 6.0 rebounds per game. Pau Gasol is averaging 18.3 points and 11.8 rebounds, Derrick Rose is averaging 18.2 points and 5.0 assists, and Taj Gibson is averaging 11.3 points and 7.1 rebounds. The Bulls are 16-6 on the road and 4-6 in their last 10 games.
Golden State is 4-0 against the spread against a team with a winning record, 20-5-1 against the spread in their last 26 home games, and 5-1-1 against the spread against the Eastern Conference. Chicago is 5-12 against the spread in their last 17 games, 8-20 against the spread on one days rest, and 1-3-1 against the spread following a double-digit home loss. The home team is 18-7-1 against the spread in the last 26 meetings of these two.
The Bulls always seem to be at their best when it all looks to be going against them and this would be one of those spots so I will take the generous number and the Bulls.