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Chicago Bulls vs Charlotte Hornets 5/6/2021 Spread Picks and Previews

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Chicago Bulls vs Charlotte Hornets 5-6-2021 Spread Picks and Previews

Chicago Bulls vs Charlotte Hornets 5/6/2021 – The Chicago Bulls will enter this game riding a four-game losing streak. The Bulls are now at the 12th spot in the Eastern Conference play. The Charlotte Hornets will remain at home to host the Bulls from Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Hornets are sitting at the eighth positions in the Eastern Conference play and they look forward to continuing their success. The Hornets are one game behind the .500 mark while the Bulls have a long way to go. The guaranteed NBA picks have the odds and lines available as these teams battle to increase their conference record.

Chicago Bulls vs Charlotte Hornets 5/6/2021

When: May 6, 2021 7:00 PM ET
Where: Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina
TV: Bally Sports SE-CHA | NBC Sports Chicago
Stream: NBA League Pass

Chicago Bulls vs Charlotte Hornets 5/6/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Chicago Bulls -2.5 (-111) 218.5 o (-111) -138
Charlotte Hornets +2.5 (-111) 218.5 u (-111) +115
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Chicago Bulls Betting

The Chicago Bulls won 26 games and dropped 39 this season. The Bulls seem to be a lost cause with their poor performance and they could only hope for a better shot next season. The Bulls are ahead of the Magic and are trailing the Raptors. In their last game, Chicago lost against the 76ers with a final score of 106-94. Coby White took the lead with a team-high of 23 points after going 18 for 19 with his attempts. Thaddeus Young was the other notable player to contribute 13 points and four boards for the Bulls.

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 21.66 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 23.19 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 11.89 PER.

Charlotte Hornets Betting

The Charlotte Hornets entered this game after defeating the Detroit Pistons with a final score of 102-98. The Hornets are holding a 32-33 record on the season and they continue to trail Miami Heat. The Hornets are ahead of the Pacers and they have a neat opportunity to get past the Bulls. LaMelo Ball tossed in 23 points with six assists and seven boards while Terry Rozier contributed 18 points and six assists in their defeat. The Hornets have witnessed the UNDER cash in 10 of their last 14 games this season.

Players to watch: T. Rozier SG 62 GP 62 GS 34.1 MIN 20.3 PTS 0.6 OR 3.6 DR 4.2 REB 4.1 AST 1.2 STL 0.4 BLK 1.8 TO 1.7 PF 2.3 AST/TO 17.11 PER

G. Hayward SF 44 GP 44 GS 34 MIN 19.6 PTS 0.8 OR 5 DR 5.9 REB 4.1 AST 1.2 STL 0.3 BLK 2.1 TO 1.7 PF 2 AST/TO 17.57 PER

L. Ball PG 44 GP 24 GS 28.7 MIN 15.9 PTS 1.3 OR 4.6 DR 5.9 REB 6.1 AST 1.6 STL 0.4 BLK 2.9 TO 2.8 PF 2.1 AST/TO 18.4 PER.

Chicago Bulls vs Charlotte Hornets 5/6/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Chicago Bulls

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

Charlotte Hornets

Charlotte are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Charlotte’s last 14 games.
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Charlotte’s last 15 games against Chicago.
Their total has gone UNDER in 12 of Charlotte’s last 15 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Charlotte’s last 5 games when playing at home against Chicago.
Charlotte are 4-10 ATS in their last 14 games this season.
Charlotte are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Hornets are 8-3 SU in their last 11 games against an opponent in the Central Division division.
Charlotte are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games played on a Thursday.

Injuries

Chicago Bulls

Nikola Vucevic C Hip is upgraded to probable Thursday vs Charlotte
Zach LaVine SG Quarantine is upgraded to probable Thursday vs Charlotte
Troy Brown SF Ankle is “?” Thursday vs Charlotte

Charlotte Hornets

Gordon Hayward SF Foot is out indefinitely
Devonte’ Graham PG Knee is downgraded to doubtful Thursday vs Chicago
Miles Bridges SF Quarantine is out indefinitely
Cody Martin SF Ankle is downgraded to OUT Thursday vs Chicago
PJ Washington SF Personal is upgraded to probable Thursday vs Chicago

Head-to-Head
Chicago Bulls Charlotte Hornets
33-32-0 Against the Spread 33-31-1
31-34-0 Straight Up 28-36-1
111 Points per Game 110
112 Points Allowed per Game 111
47.74 Offensive FG% 45.79
79.55 Offensive FT% 76.28
36.45 Offensive 3PT% 37.58
47.59 Defensive FG% 46.63
78.65 Defensive FT% 74.88
35.49 Defensive 3PT% 36.28

Chicago Bulls vs Charlotte Hornets Betting Picks

The Bulls are missing out on Nikola Vucevic due to his groin injury. Zach LaVine will also not play this game for the Bulls due to medical protocols. The NBA best bets favor the Hornets to win this game and cover the spread.

Moneyline: The ML for the Bulls is -138 and the ML for the Hornets is +115.

ATS: A spread of -2.5 (-111) is set for Chicago and a spread of +2.5 (-111) is set for the Hornets.

TOTALs: The total will go over 218.5 (-111) for the Bulls and the same will go under for the Hornets.

Score Prediction: 111 – 104, Hornets