Kings vs Bulls Betting Matchup Report

Chicago Bulls Sacramento Kings
23-23 February 03, 2014, 10:00 | Sleep Train Arena 15-32



The Kings will try to cover the spread at Sleep Train Arena on Monday when they get a visit from the Bulls in basketball action.

Supporters of the Bulls have seen them go 23-23 and 21-25 ATS so far this season, while the Kings are at 15-32 and 21-24-2 ATS. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). In totals betting, the Kings are 24-22-1, while the Bulls are 18-28.

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The Kings - Bulls odds would favor the Bulls if the lines were set according to power ranks. Sacramento is rated No. 19 in our latest Odds Shark poll, while the Bulls sit at No. 12. Math models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 90-88 win for the Bulls.

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The Bulls were an 88-79 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Pelicans. They failed to cover the 1-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (167) made winners of UNDER bettors. The Bulls endured an 88-79 loss at the hands of the Pelicans on Saturday, despite a 23-point effort from D.J. Augustin at New Orleans Arena.

Sacramento lost its last outing, a 95-93 result against the Spurs on February 1. The Kings covered in that game as a 10-point underdog, while the 188 combined points took the game UNDER the total. Isaiah Thomas went off for 26 points and added 2 rebounds but it wasn't enough as San Antonio defeated Sacramento, 95-93 at AT&T Center.

How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Bulls rank No. 9 in the league with 44.91 per game. That compares with Sacramento’s No. 12 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Sacramento is the NBA’s No. 22-ranked team at 6.87 per game, while the Bulls rate No. 28 with 5.91 per contest.

Next up:
Chicago at Phoenix, Tuesday, February 4th
Sacramento home to Toronto, Wednesday, February 5th