Chicago Bulls at Indiana Pacers
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 7:00 PM (Bankers Life Fieldhouse)
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The Chicago Bulls are traveling to the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana to face off against the Indiana Pacers. The Chicago Bulls are 19-30 on the year and 8-15 away, following a 1 point win against the San Antonio Spurs. The Indiana Pacers are coming into this game off of a 10 point loss against the Portland Trail Blazers, dropping them to 30-17 on the year and 17-5 at home.
The Chicago Bulls enter this game averaging 105.7 points per game and also allow 107.7 points per game. The Bulls are led by 24 year old, Zach Lavine. Lavine is 12th in the league in scoring and also leads the Bulls in scoring. Lavine needs to keep playing well if the Bulls want a chance to grab the points.
The Indiana Pacers are averaging 110.0 points per game and also allow 107.1 points per game. The Pacers are led by 26 year old, T.J. Warren. Warren leads the Pacers in scoring, averaging 18.2 points per game. If the Pacers want to cover the spread, they will have to limit Lavine’s scoring.
Recent Betting Trends
The Chicago Bulls are 23-25-1 ATS this year.
The Bulls are 0-7 SU their last games against the Pacers.
The Indiana Pacers are 25-20-2 ATS this year.
The Pacers are 6-3 ATS their last 9 games.
In this matchup I like the Indiana Pacers to win and cover the spread. The Indiana Pacers are 6-3 ATS their last 9 games and the Chicago Bulls are 0-7 SU in their last 7 games against the Pacers. The Bulls do not score enough to compete with a team like the Pacers. Final score prediction, the Indiana Pacers will win and cover the spread 111-100.