Boston Celtics vs Chicago Bulls 1/4/2020 Picks Previews and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Boston Celtics vs Chicago Bulls 1/4/2020 – Two Eastern Conference teams Boston Celtics and Chicago Bulls are all set to square-off from United Center in Chicago, Illinois for an interesting game. Chicago Bulls are playing at home, but do they have the power to shut out Boston Celtics in this game is what we need to find out. The NBA over under betting is all set as Boston Celtics enter this game with an overall record of 24-8. The Celtics are holding the 2nd spot in the Eastern Conference play, but the Bulls are holding an overall record of 13-22.
Boston Celtics vs Chicago Bulls 1/4/2020
Boston Celtics vs Chicago Bulls 1/4/2020 Betting Odds
Boston Celtics Betting
Boston Celtics defeated Charlotte Hornets in their last game after scoring 109 points. The Hornets were unable to get past 92 points while the Celtics proved to be a threat once again. Boston is currently seven games behind Milwaukee Bucks in the Eastern Conference play. The Celtics are competing with the top teams in their conference and they are maintaining pace with Miami Heat. Kemba Walker, Jayson Tatum and Enes Kanter are key players for Boston Celtics.
Players to watch: K. Walker PG (30 GP 30 GS 32.3 MIN 22.5 PTS 0.8 OR 3.1 DR 3.9 REB 5.2 AST 0.9 STL 0.6 BLK 2.3 TO 1.6 PF 2.3 AST/TO 22.24 PER)
J. Tatum PF (31 GP 31 GS 34.2 MIN 21.3 PTS 1.2 OR 5.7 DR 7 REB 2.8 AST 1.4 STL 0.8 BLK 2.3 TO 2.2 PF 1.2 AST/TO 18.19 PER)
J. Brown SG (27 GP 27 GS 33.6 MIN 20.6 PTS 1 OR 6 DR 7 REB 2.4 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 2 TO 3.1 PF 1.2 AST/TO 19.7 PER).
Chicago Bulls Betting
At one point in time, Chicago Bulls were one of the most recognized teams, but they are struggling to progress from their 11th position in the Eastern Conference play. The Bulls won just nine of their conference games and are currently on a two-game losing streak. Chicago tried hard to defeat Utah Jazz when they scored 98 points. Utah was strong enough to get past the Bulls and settle with a final score of 102.
Players to watch: Z. LaVine PG (35 GP 35 GS 33.4 MIN 23.4 PTS 0.7 OR 3.9 DR 4.6 REB 3.9 AST 1.3 STL 0.4 BLK 3.4 TO 2.3 PF 1.2 AST/TO 17.91 PER)
L. Markkanen PF (35 GP 35 GS 30.1 MIN 15.1 PTS 1.2 OR 5.5 DR 6.7 REB 1.7 AST 0.9 STL 0.6 BLK 1.7 TO 2 PF 1 AST/TO 14.93 PER)
W. Carter Jr. C (35 GP 35 GS 30.1 MIN 11.9 PTS 3.5 OR 6.4 DR 9.9 REB 1.2 AST 0.7 STL 0.9 BLK 1.7 TO 3.9 PF 0.7 AST/TO 16.25 PER).
Boston Celtics vs Chicago Bulls 1/4/2020 Betting Numbers
Boston are 13-7 ATS in their last 20 games.
Chicago are 11-5 ATS in their last 16 games.
Kemba Walker PG Illness is “?” Saturday vs Chicago
Otto Porter Jr. SF Foot is out indefinitely
Boston Celtics vs Chicago Bulls Betting Picks
Chicago Bulls are dealing with too many injured players and they have no scope to get past Boston Celtics at home. Most of the online NBA betting sites have predicted Boston Celtics to win this game with ease.
Moneyline: With their strong outcome, Boston Celtics are holding a -145 moneyline in this game. Whereas, the Bulls will be holding +125.
ATS: The ATS for the Celtics are -2.5 and the ATS for the Bulls are +2.5.
TOTALs: The totals are all set to go over 209.5 for Boston and under 209.5 for Chicago.
Score Prediction: 110 – 103 Celtics