OddsShark Staff - The Bulls and the Celtics have produced four OVER results in their past five meetings as those Eastern Conference teams prepare to meet on the hardwood in Boston on Friday night.
Chicago topped Boston 100-89 as a 1.5-point home favorite when those teams last met on December 18, with the combined score going OVER the posted total of 181 on the NBA odds at the sportsbooks. Boston beat Chicago 101-95 on the road in November.
Boston will face the 22-15 Bulls, who own a 14-23 ATS mark on the season. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). In totals betting, the Celtics are 17-20-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Bulls are 15-22 favoring the OVER.