Bulls visit Suns in NBA clash
|Chicago Bulls||Phoenix Suns|
|23-24||February 04, 2014, 09:00 | US Airways Center||29-18|
Bettors will be looking to hit pay dirt on Tuesday when the Suns try to run the Bulls off the court at US Airways Center in pro hoops action.
(Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). The Suns are 29-18 so far on the season, and 31-14-2 ATS vs. the number. The Bulls, meanwhile, are 23-24 and 21-26 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Phoenix go 25-22 and the Bulls go 18-29 on the totals.
View Chicago Bulls vs Phoenix Suns Odds and Stats.
The visitors opened this morning as 6-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark (including 5Dimes), while the total was hovering around 194.5 at BetOnline and other shops.
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark have the No. 12-rated Bulls taking on the No. 5-rated Suns in this contest. Computer models indicate a possible 94-90 win for the Suns on Tuesday.
Last time out for Chicago, they were a 99-70 loser as they battled the Kings on the road. The Bulls failed to cover in the match as a 1.5-point underdog, while 169 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Chicago was run off the court by the Kings on Monday as Sacramento blasted them 99-70 at Sleep Train Arena.
Last time out for Phoenix, they were a 105-95 winner as they battled the Bobcats at home. The Suns covered in the match as an 8.5-point favorite, while 200 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Suns got a 25-point performance from Goran Dragic as Phoenix ran past Charlotte 105-95 on Saturday at US Airways Center.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Bulls rank No. 9 in the league with 44.6 per game. That compares with Phoenix’s No. 13 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Phoenix is the NBA’s No. 3-ranked team at 9.36 per game, while the Bulls rate No. 28 with 5.87 per contest.
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