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Philadelphia 76ers vs. Chicago Bulls

The Philadelphia 76ers and the Chicago Bulls will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at United Center.

Last time out for Philadelphia, they were a 98-84 loser as they battled the Magic at home. The 76ers failed to cover in the match as an 8.5-point favorite, while 182 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

The Bulls were a 101-98 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Cavaliers. They failed to cover the 8.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (199) made winners of OVER bettors.

Philadelphia:
Team record: 22-33 SU, 25-30 ATS
Current streak: lost 6 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Chicago
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Chicago

When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Golden State are 5-5
After playing Orlando are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6

Chicago:
Team record: 32-25 SU, 24-33 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Philadelphia
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 10 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games

When playing on Thursday are 9-1
Before playing Brooklyn are 10-0
After playing Cleveland are 8-2
After a loss are 7-3

Next up:
Philadelphia home to Golden State, Saturday, March 2
Chicago home to Brooklyn, Saturday, March 2