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Chicago Bulls vs. Houston Rockets

The Chicago Bulls and the Houston Rockets will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at Toyota Center.

In their last action, Chicago was an 83-82 loser at home against the Magic. They failed to cover the 7-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (165) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

The Rockets were a 106-91 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Kings. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (197) made winners of UNDER bettors.

Chicago:
Team record: 9-14 SU, 7-16 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 11 of last 14 games when playing on the road against Houston
The total has gone OVER in 13 of last 17 games when playing Houston
is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games when playing on the road against Houston

When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Oklahoma City are 8-2
After playing Orlando are 7-3
After a loss are 3-7

Houston:
Team record: 16-9 SU, 13-10-2 ATS

is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 11 of last 14 games when playing at home against Chicago
The total has gone OVER in 13 of last 17 games when playing Chicago

When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Indiana are 7-3
After playing Sacramento are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3

Next up:
Chicago at Oklahoma City, Thursday, December 19
Houston at Indiana, Friday, December 20