NBA Basketball - Preview

Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Wednesday when the Chicago Bulls and the Milwaukee Bucks meet at Bradley Center.

The Bulls were a 93-85 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Bobcats. They failed to cover the 13-point spread as favorites, while the total score (178) made winners of UNDER bettors.

The Bucks were a 117-90 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Pistons. They covered the 1.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (207) made winners of OVER bettors.

Chicago:
Team record: 27-17 SU, 17-27 ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games when playing Milwaukee

When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Brooklyn are 9-1
After playing Charlotte are 6-4
After a win are 6-4

Milwaukee:
Team record: 24-19 SU, 23-19-1 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 8 games when playing Chicago

When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing New York are 4-6
After playing Detroit are 5-5
After a win are 5-5

Next up:
Chicago at Brooklyn, Friday, February 1
Milwaukee at New York, Friday, February 1