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The division rival Chicago Bulls and Indiana Pacers are set to renew hostilities on Monday when they meet at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

Chicago won its last outing, a 93-76 result against the Hawks on February 2. The Bulls covered in that game as a 7.5-point underdog, while the 169 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

The Pacers were a 102-89 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Heat. They covered the 2-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (191) made winners of OVER bettors.

Chicago:
Team record: 29-18 SU, 20-27 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 8 games when playing Indiana
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Indiana
is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games on the road
is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games

When playing on Monday are 8-2
Before playing Denver are 5-5
After playing Atlanta are 8-2
After a win are 5-5

Indiana:
Team record: 28-19 SU, 25-22 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 8 games when playing Chicago
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing at home against Chicago
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of last 10 games at home

When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Atlanta are 6-4
After playing Miami are 4-6
After a win are 6-4

Next up:
Chicago at Denver, Thursday, February 7
Indiana home to Atlanta, Tuesday, February 5