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Boston Celtics vs Chicago Bulls 5/7/2021 Odds Picks and Prediction

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Boston Celtics vs Chicago Bulls 5-7-2021 Odds Picks and Prediction

Boston Celtics vs Chicago Bulls 5/7/2021 – Boston Celtics will take the road to United Center in Chicago, Illinois to square off against Chicago Bulls in an exciting Eastern Conference play. The Celtics are currently at the sixth position and are four games ahead of the .500 mark. Boston will enter this game with a winning record. Chicago Bulls are holding the 11th spot in the Eastern Conference play and are behind the Wizards in the 10th. The NBA over under picks have all the odds and lines intact as these teams battle to build on their success.

Boston Celtics vs Chicago Bulls 5/7/2021

When: May 7, 2021 7:30 PM ET
Where: United Center in Chicago, Illinois
TV: ESPN
Stream: NBA League Pass

Boston Celtics vs Chicago Bulls 5/7/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Boston Celtics -3 (-111) 221.5 o (-110) -150
Chicago Bulls +3 (-111) 221.5 u (-110) +125
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Boston Celtics Betting

The Celtics are holding a 35-31 record on the season and are behind the Atlanta Hawks. Boston is holding the same record as Miami Heat after their last success against Orlando Magic. The Celtics scored 132 and gave up 96 in return. Boston has Jayson Tatum as their leader in scoring with an average of close to 27 points per game. From the rebounding department, Tristan Thompson is the leader with eight-plus boards per game. When it comes to passing the ball, the Celtics have Marcus Smart with an average of 5.7.

Players to watch: J. Tatum SF 59 GP 59 GS 35.8 MIN 26.5 PTS 0.8 OR 6.6 DR 7.4 REB 4.4 AST 1.2 STL 0.4 BLK 2.7 TO 1.9 PF 1.6 AST/TO 21.63 PER

J. Brown SG 58 GP 58 GS 34.5 MIN 24.7 PTS 1.2 OR 4.8 DR 6 REB 3.4 AST 1.2 STL 0.6 BLK 2.7 TO 2.9 PF 1.2 AST/TO 20.16 PER

K. Walker PG 40 GP 40 GS 31.4 MIN 18.6 PTS 0.4 OR 3.6 DR 3.9 REB 5 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 2 TO 1.4 PF 2.5 AST/TO 17.43 PER.

Chicago Bulls Betting

Chicago Bulls were unable to progress from their position as they hold a 27-39 record on the season. The Bulls were successful in their last game against Charlotte Hornets with a final score of 120-99. Chicago has Zach LaVine as their leader in scoring with 27.5. LaVine is also the leader in assists with 5.1 per game. When it comes to rebounds, the Bulls have Nikola Vecevic as their leader with 10.9 boards per game.

Players to watch: Z. LaVine SG 53 GP 53 GS 35.2 MIN 27.5 PTS 0.6 OR 4.5 DR 5.1 REB 5.1 AST 0.8 STL 0.5 BLK 3.6 TO 2.3 PF 1.4 AST/TO 21.63 PER

N. Vucevic C * 20 GP 22 GS 32.5 MIN 22.3 PTS 2.1 OR 8.8 DR 10.9 REB 3.6 AST 1 STL 0.8 BLK 1.7 TO 2.2 PF 2.2 AST/TO 23.17 PER

C. White PG 62 GP 47 GS 30.9 MIN 14.9 PTS 0.4 OR 3.6 DR 4 REB 4.7 AST 0.5 STL 0.2 BLK 2.3 TO 2.6 PF 2.1 AST/TO 11.87 PER.

Boston Celtics vs Chicago Bulls 5/7/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Boston Celtics

Boston are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Boston’s last 6 games.
Boston are 12-6 SU in their last 18 games.
Celtics are 12-3 ATS in their last 15 games against Chicago.
Boston are 12-3 SU in their last 15 games against Chicago.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston’s last 5 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Boston’s last 12 games when playing on the road against Chicago.
Boston are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Celtics are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Central Division division.
Boston are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games played in May.

Chicago Bulls

Chicago are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chicago’s last 5 games.
Chicago are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Chicago’s last 15 games against Boston.
Their total has gone UNDER in 11 of Chicago’s last 13 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Chicago’s last 12 games when playing at home against Boston.
Chicago are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games this season.
Chicago are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Bulls are 5-15 SU in their last 20 games against an opponent in the Atlantic Division division.
Chicago are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games played in May.

Injuries

Boston Celtics

Tristan Thompson C Chest is upgraded to probable Friday vs Chicago
Jaylen Brown SF Ankle is downgraded to OUT Friday vs Chicago
Robert Williams PF Toe is “?” Friday vs Chicago
Romeo Langford SG Concussion is out indefinitely

Chicago Bulls

Troy Brown SF Ankle is “?” Friday vs Boston

Head-to-Head
Boston Celtics Chicago Bulls
31-34-1 Against the Spread 34-32-0
35-31-0 Straight Up 31-35-0
113 Points per Game 110.8
110.9 Points Allowed per Game 112.2
46.78 Offensive FG% 47.74
77.75 Offensive FT% 79.55
37.62 Offensive 3PT% 36.45
46.32 Defensive FG% 47.59
78.26 Defensive FT% 78.65
37.24 Defensive 3PT% 35.49

Boston Celtics vs Chicago Bulls Betting Picks

The Bulls will be back with Zach Lavine in this game and he is all set to cause some damage. Back Chicago to play the spoiler for the Celtics as they win this game and build on their success. The NBA game odds favor the Bulls with all the odds on their side.

Moneyline: The ML set for the Celtics is -150 and the ML set for the Bulls is +125.

ATS: A spread of – (-111) is out for the Celtics and a spread of +3 (-111) is out for the Bulls.

TOTALs: Over 221.5 (-110) is the total for the Celtics and the same will go under for the Bulls.

Score Prediction: 111 – 109, Bulls