Chicago Bulls (10-15) at Indiana Pacers (14-13)
NBA Basketball: Monday, February 15, 2021 at 7:00 pm (Bankers Life Fieldhouse)
The Line: Indiana Pacers -6 -- Over/Under: 229.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
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The Chicago Bulls and Indiana Pacers meet Monday in NBA action at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
The Chicago Bulls need a win after losing seven of their last 10 games. The Chicago Bulls are averaging 114.7 points on 48 percent shooting and allowing 116.1 points on 47.9 percent shooting. Zach LaVine is averaging 28.1 points and 5.3 assists while Lauri Markkanen is averaging 19.1 points and 6.1 rebounds. Coby White is the third double-digit scorer and Wendell Carter Jr. is dishing 2.4 assists. The Chicago Bulls are shooting 38.2 percent from beyond the arc and 79.9 percent from the free throw line. The Chicago Bulls are allowing 36.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.6 rebounds per game.
The Indiana Pacers need a win after losing six of their last nine games. The Indiana Pacers are averaging 112.7 points on 47.5 percent shooting and allowing 111 points on 46.2 percent shooting. Malcolm Brogdon is averaging 21.1 points and 4.3 rebounds while Domantas Sabonis is averaging 20.8 points and 5.6 assists. TJ Warren is the third double-digit scorer and Myles Turner is grabbing 6.8 rebounds. The Indiana Pacers are shooting 37.1 percent from beyond the arc and 76.9 percent from the free throw line. The Indiana Pacers are allowing 37.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.5 rebounds per game.
The Bulls are 7-2 ATS in their last 9 road games and 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games overall. The Pacers are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 home games. The over is 6-2 in Bulls last 8 road games. The under is 4-1 in Pacers last 5 overall. The Bulls are 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Indiana and 0-6 ATS in the last 6 meetings.
The Chicago Bulls are going through their worst stretch of the season, but they play their best basketball on the road where they win by an average of two points and are 9-3 against the spread. The Indiana Pacers are a tough team to figure out, they've lost six of their last nine tries and only win by an average of 1.7 points at home. The Pacers should be favored, but the value is with the Bulls and the points.