Chicago Bulls vs Washington Wizards Betting Preview, Odds and Pick
The Chicago Bulls are down 0-1 to the Washington Wizards in their first-round NBA playoff series as those two Eastern Conference teams meet once again in Game 2 on Tuesday night.
Washington Wizards vs Chicago Bulls Opening Odds and Betting Line
Chicago Bulls opened as -5.5-point Favorite at online sportsbook BetOnline, while the NBA total line was sitting around 181.5 at Sportsbook.ag for those who prefer OVER/UNDER betting on the total amount of points scored.
Computer Prediction: Washington Wizards vs Chicago Bulls Pick
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 91-90 result in favor of the Bulls. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Washington Wizards will look to vanquish their hosts on Tuesday, as they are 43-38-2 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Chicago Bulls are 41-41-1 ATS. Washington is 43-39-1 against the points scored total betting line, while Chicago is 35-48 versus the line. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Chicago vs Washington injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 8 (Chicago Bulls) and the No. 16 (Wizards) teams in the league, according to our current NBA betting Power Rankings at Odds Shark.
How Washington Wizards vs Chicago Bulls Stats Matchup
The game also pits Chicago's No. 30-ranked offense averaging 93.65 PPG, against a Washington Wizards defense that ranks No. 8 at 99.31 PPG. The Chicago Bulls field goal percentage has averaged 43.21% so far, less than the Washington Wizards shooters have achieved on the year, 45.94% per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Washington won its last outing, a 102-93 result against the Bulls on April 20. The Wizards covered in that game as a 4.5-point underdog, while the 195 combined points took the game OVER the total. The Wizards grabbed a 102-93 win over the Bulls on Sunday, behind a 24-point effort from Nene Hilario at United Center.
Next Betting Matchups
Washington home to Chicago, Friday, April 25th