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Chicago Bulls vs. Washington Wizards

The Chicago Bulls and the Washington Wizards will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Verizon Center.

In their last action, Chicago was a 128-125 winner on the road against the Magic. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (253) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

In their last action, Washington was a 114-97 winner at home against the Heat. They covered the 5.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (211) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

Chicago:
Team record: 18-19 SU, 16-21 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of last 14 games when playing Washington
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road

When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Philadelphia are 5-5
After playing Orlando are 6-4
After a win are 5-5

Washington:
Team record: 18-19 SU, 20-16-1 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games when playing at home against Chicago
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of last 14 games when playing Chicago
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games
is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games when playing at home against Chicago

When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Detroit are 4-6
After playing Miami are 6-4
After a win are 6-4

Next up:
Chicago home to Philadelphia, Saturday, January 18
Washington home to Detroit, Saturday, January 18