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The division rival Chicago Bulls and Milwaukee Bucks are set to renew hostilities on Friday when they meet at Bradley Center.

In their last action, Chicago was a 92-87 winner at home against the Suns. They covered the 2-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (179) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

The Bucks were a 101-80 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Warriors. They failed to cover the 10-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (181) made winners of UNDER bettors.

Chicago:
Team record: 15-18 SU, 14-19 ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Milwaukee
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games

When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Charlotte are 7-3
After playing Phoenix are 6-4
After a win are 4-6

Milwaukee:
Team record: 7-27 SU, 12-22 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing at home against Chicago
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 9 of last 12 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of last 11 games when playing Chicago

When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Oklahoma City are 3-7
After playing Golden State are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8

Next up:
Chicago home to Charlotte, Saturday, January 11
Milwaukee at Oklahoma City, Saturday, January 11