Philadelphia 76ers vs. Chicago Bulls - 2/9/20 NBA Pick, Odds & Prediction
Chicago Bulls at Philadelphia 76ers
Sunday, February 9, 2020 at 6:00 PM (Wells Fargo Center)
76ers -11.0 (-110), O/U 211.5
The Chicago Bulls are traveling to the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to face off against the Philadelphia 76ers. The Chicago Bulls are 19-34 on the year and 8-18 away, following a 6 point loss to the New Orleans Pelicans. The Philadelphia 76ers are coming into this game off of a 12 point win against the Memphis Grizzlies, making them 32-21 on the year and 23-2 at home.
The Chicago Bulls enter this matchup averaging 106.2 points per game and also allow 109.0 points per game. The Bulls are led by 24 year old, Zach Lavine. Lavine leads the Bulls in scoring, averaging 24.9 points per game. If Chicago wants to keep this game close they will need Lavine to play great.
The Philadelphia 76ers are averaging 108.4 points per game and also allow 106.2 points per game. The 76ers are led by 25 year old, Joel Embiid. Embiid is leading the 76ers in scoring and rebounding, averaging 22.7 points per game and 12.0 rebounds per game. Embiid is averaging a double-double, showing just how dominate he is.
Recent Betting Trends
The Chicago Bulls are 23-28-2 ATS this year.
The Bulls are 0-4-1 ATS their last 5 games.
The Philadelphia 76ers are 22-30-1 ATS this year.
The 76ers are 1-5 ATS their last 6 games.
In this matchup I like the Philadelphia 76ers to win and cover the spread. The 76ers are way too good at home, going 23-2 at home. The Chicago Bulls are also 0-4-1 ATS their last 5 games and have not looked good all year. Final score prediction, the Philadelphia 76ers will win and cover the spread 118-94.