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Chicago Bulls vs Brooklyn Nets 12/4/2021 Picks Previews and Prediction

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Chicago Bulls vs Brooklyn Nets 12-4-2021 Picks Previews and Prediction

Chicago Bulls vs Brooklyn Nets 12/4/2021 – These are two of the best teams in the NBA Eastern Conference that are set to clash in this matchup. The Brooklyn Nets are on top of the conference and they will be hosting the chasing Chicago Bulls this coming Saturday, December 4. The Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York will serve as the battleground for these title contenders as the tip-off happens at 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. YES Network will be putting the game live on television and the same feed can be seen via online live streaming through NBA League Pass. The Brooklyn Nets are seen as the safer pick in NBA betting lines against the Chicago Bulls.

Chicago Bulls vs Brooklyn Nets 12/4/2021

When: December 4, 2021 8:00 PM ET
Where: Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York
TV: YES
Stream: NBA League Pass

Chicago Bulls vs Brooklyn Nets 12/4/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Chicago Bulls +3 (-110) 219 o (-110) +133
Brooklyn Nets -3 (-110) 219 u (-110) -147
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Chicago Bulls Betting

The Chicago Bulls are coming into this matchup with a 15-8 record and they are currently placed second behind the Brooklyn Nets by just 1.5 games. This team is looking to get into another winning streak after winning back-to-back games against the Charlotte Hornets and New York Knicks. DeMar DeRozan was the team’s top scorer against the Knicks with 34 points along with six rebounds and three assists. Zach LaVine and Nikola Vucevic were not far behind with 27 points each. Lonzo Ball had a fair game contributing across the board with 8 points, six assists and five rebounds.

Players to watch: D. DeRozan SF 23 GP 23 GS 35.1 MIN 26.3 PTS 0.7 OR 4.6 DR 5.3 REB 4.1 AST 1 STL 0.4 BLK 2 TO 2.3 PF 2 AST/TO 23.92 PER

Z. LaVine SG 23 GP 23 GS 34.7 MIN 25.4 PTS 0.4 OR 4.9 DR 5.3 REB 3.8 AST 0.5 STL 0.3 BLK 2.7 TO 1.5 PF 1.4 AST/TO 21.29 PER

N. Vucevic C 16 GP 16 GS 33.1 MIN 15.3 PTS 1.8 OR 9.1 DR 10.9 REB 4.1 AST 1 STL 1.1 BLK 1.7 TO 2.4 PF 2.4 AST/TO 17.35 PER.

Brooklyn Nets Betting

The Brooklyn Nets continue to be the best team in the NBA Eastern Conference with their record at 16-6. They have only lost once in the last seven games and twice in the last ten. After losing to the Phoenix Suns, the Nets were able to prevail against the New York Knicks and the most recent was with the Minnesota Timberwolves by five points, 110-105. Kevin Durant had his usual stats of 30 points, 10 rebounds, six assists and only missed one free throw in 13 shots. James Harden also has a good night with 20 points, nine assists and seven rebounds as Kyrie Irving is still far from returning to the roster.

Players to Watch: K. Durant PF 20 GP 20 GS 35.8 MIN 28.6 PTS 0.5 OR 7.1 DR 7.5 REB 5.6 AST 0.7 STL 0.7 BLK 3 TO 1.4 PF 1.9 AST/TO 26.82 PER

J. Harden SG 21 GP 21 GS 35.5 MIN 21 PTS 1 OR 6.9 DR 8 REB 9.3 AST 1.5 STL 0.8 BLK 5 TO 2.4 PF 1.9 AST/TO 21.44 PER

L. Aldridge C 20 GP 3 GS 22.6 MIN 13.6 PTS 1.5 OR 4.4 DR 5.9 REB 0.9 AST 0.3 STL 1.2 BLK 0.7 TO 1.6 PF 1.3 AST/TO 22.32 PER.

Chicago Bulls vs Brooklyn Nets 12/4/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Chicago Bulls

The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chicago’s last 5 games.
Chicago are 3-11 SU in their last 14 games against Brooklyn.
Bulls are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games on the road.
Chicago are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games when playing on the road against Brooklyn.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chicago’s last 6 games this season.
Chicago are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Chicago’s last 15 games against an opponent in the Atlantic Division division.

Brooklyn Nets

Brooklyn are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Brooklyn’s last 11 games.
Brooklyn are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Brooklyn’s last 5 games against Chicago.
Brooklyn are 0-5-1 ATS in their last 6 games at home.
Nets are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games when playing at home against Chicago.
Brooklyn are 14-3 SU in their last 17 games this season.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Brooklyn’s last 6 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Brooklyn are 1-7-1 ATS in their last 9 games against an opponent in the Central Division division.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Brooklyn’s last 6 games played in December.

Injuries

Chicago Bulls

Alex Caruso SG Hamstring is “?” Saturday vs Brooklyn
Coby White PG COVID-19 is downgraded to OUT Saturday vs Brooklyn
Javonte Green PG Quarantine is OUT Saturday vs Brooklyn
Patrick Williams SF Thumb is out for season

Brooklyn Nets

Kyrie Irving PG Personal is out indefinitely
Joe Harris SG Ankle is out indefinitely
David Duke SG Hip is “?” Saturday vs Chicago

Head-to-Head
Chicago Bulls Brooklyn Nets
15-8-2 Against the Spread 9-12-2
11-12-2 Straight Up 10-11-2
110 Points per Game 110
105 Points Allowed per Game 106
47.08 Offensive FG% 46.86
83.74 Offensive FT% 81.03
37.09 Offensive 3PT% 37.15
44.62 Defensive FG% 42.86
81.54 Defensive FT% 80.24
35.52 Defensive 3PT% 30.85

Chicago Bulls vs Brooklyn Nets Betting Picks

The Brooklyn Nets have been doing well without Kyrie Irving and their two superstars are expected to be too much for the Chicago Bulls. The top online sportsbook has the Nets as the safer pick as compared to the visiting Bulls.

Moneyline: The Bulls as the underdogs are given an ML of +133 if they win while the Nets are -147.

ATS: Three points is between both teams across the spread with the Bulls getting the +3 while the Nets are at -3.

TOTALs: The total set for this matchup is at 219 points with the Nets going under and the Bulls are over.

Score Prediction: 112 – 106, Nets