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Chicago Bulls vs. Los Angeles Lakers

The Chicago Bulls and the Los Angeles Lakers will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at STAPLES Center.

Chicago was an 89-88 winner in its last match at home against the Jazz. They failed to cover the 4-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 177 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

In their last action, Los Angeles was a 118-116 winner at home against the Raptors. They failed to cover the 7.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (234) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

Chicago:
Team record: 35-27 SU, 27-35 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games when playing LA Lakers
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games when playing on the road against LA Lakers
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 9 games

When playing on Sunday are 9-1
Before playing Sacramento are 3-7
After playing Utah are 3-7
After a win are 3-7

Los Angeles:
Team record: 32-31 SU, 25-38 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

LA Lakers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the LA Lakers last 5 games when playing Chicago
The total has gone OVER in 5 of the LA Lakers last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of the LA Lakers last 6 games

When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Orlando are 7-3
After playing Toronto are 6-4
After a win are 5-5

Next up:
Chicago at Sacramento, Wednesday, March 13
LA Lakers at Orlando, Tuesday, March 12