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Chicago Bulls vs Detroit Pistons 12/21/19 NBA Odds and Game Analysis

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Chicago Bulls vs Detroit Pistons 12-21-19 NBA Odds and Game Analysis

Chicago Bulls vs Detroit Pistons 12/21/19 – Detroit Pistons will remain at home to host Chicago Bulls from Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, Michigan on Saturday. Both teams have not been recognized as a major threat in the Eastern Conference play. Chicago is stuck at the 11th position and Detroit is stuck at the 10th position. It’s time to jump into the details of this game as the best NBA bets today are up and running. Chicago Bulls won 11 overall games and lost 19. Whereas, Detroit Pistons won 11 and lost 18. When it comes to conference play, the Bulls are 7-12 and the Pistons are 8-16.

Chicago Bulls vs Detroit Pistons 12/21/19

When: December 21, 2019 7:00 PM ET
Where: Little Caesars Arena, Detroit, Michigan
TV: Fox Sports Detroit Plus
Stream: NBA League Pass / SofaScore

Chicago Bulls vs Detroit Pistons 12/21/19 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Chicago Bulls +5 (-110) 217.5 o (-110) +175

Detroit Pistons
-5 (-110) 217.5 u (-110) -210
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Chicago Bulls Betting

Chicago Bulls have not been the team they used to be before, the Bulls are three games ahead of Washington Wizards and Cleveland Cavaliers. Overall, Chicago needs to focus equally on their defensive and offensive technique. In their last game, the Bulls managed to defeat Washington Wizards with a final score of 110-109. Chicago is trying to make ends meet, but they are competing with tough opponents in conference play.

Players to watch: Z. LaVine PG (30 GP 30 GS 33.1 MIN 23.2 PTS 0.8 OR 3.7 DR 4.4 REB 3.9 AST 1.3 STL 0.4 BLK 3.3 TO 2.4 PF 1.2 AST/TO 18.29 PER)
L. Markkanen PF (30 GP 30 GS 30.5 MIN 14.8 PTS 1.1 OR 5.8 DR 6.9 REB 1.7 AST 0.9 STL 0.6 BLK 1.9 TO 2.1 PF 0.9 AST/TO 13.82 PER)
W. Carter Jr. C (30 GP 30 GS 30.2 MIN 11.9 PTS 3.4 OR 6.3 DR 9.7 REB 1.1 AST 0.8 STL 1 BLK 1.5 TO 4 PF 0.7 AST/TO 16.47 PER).

Detroit Pistons Betting

Detroit Pistons enter this game with a three-game losing streak, the Pistons are no better than the Bulls with their weak unit. Pistons lost against the Boston Celtics in their last game with a 21 point difference. The Pistons were restricted to just 93 points and Boston scored 114 points. Detroit is experiencing certain shooting issues when they try to score from the three-point zone. The Pistons have room for improvement and now they need to deal with the Bulls.

Players to watch: A. Drummond C (26 GP 26 GS 33.9 MIN 17.8 PTS 4.7 OR 12 DR 16.7 REB 2.8 AST 1.7 STL 1.8 BLK 3.6 TO 3.8 PF 0.8 AST/TO 22.99 PER)
D. Rose PG (23 GP 1 GS 24.4 MIN 16.6 PTS 0.6 OR 1.7 DR 2.3 REB 6 AST 0.8 STL 0.3 BLK 2.4 TO 1 PF 2.5 AST/TO 21.94 PER)
L. Kennard SG (27 GP 24 GS 33 MIN 15.8 PTS 0.3 OR 3.2 DR 3.5 REB 4.1 AST 0.4 STL 0.2 BLK 1.4 TO 2.3 PF 2.9 AST/TO 14.92 PER).

Chicago Bulls vs Detroit Pistons 12/21/19 Betting Numbers

Trends

Chicago Bulls

Chicago are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games.
Bulls are 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games against Detroit.
Chicago are 2-7 SU in their last 9 games against Detroit.
Chicago are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games on the road.
Bulls are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Detroit.
Chicago are 7-13 SU in their last 20 games against an opponent in the Eastern conference.
Chicago are 2-10 SU in their last 12 games against an opponent in the Central division.
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Chicago’s last 13 games played on a Saturday.

Detroit Pistons

Detroit are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit’s last 7 games.
Detroit are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Detroit are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games at home.
Pistons are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games when playing at home against Chicago.
Detroit are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games this season.
Detroit are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Eastern conference.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Detroit’s last 12 games against an opponent in the Central division.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit’s last 7 games played in December.

Injuries

Chicago Bulls

Otto Porter Jr. SF Foot is out indefinitely
Zach LaVine SG Shin is probable Saturday vs Detroit
Wendell Carter Jr. C Tailbone is probable Saturday vs Detroit

Detroit Pistons

Blake Griffin PF Knee is “?” Saturday vs Chicago
Reggie Jackson PG Back is out indefinitely
Christian Wood PF Knee is out indefinitely
Luke Kennard SG Knee is “?” Saturday vs Chicago

Head-to-Head
Chicago Bulls Detroit Pistons
35-45-2 Against the Spread 42-43-1
37-43-2 Straight Up 41-44-1
104 Points per Game 106
113 Points Allowed per Game 107
42.99 Offensive FG% 46.84
76.06 Offensive FT% 74.16
34.61 Offensive 3PT% 38.51
45.42 Defensive FG% 46.78
75.53 Defensive FT% 76.7
32.87 Defensive 3PT% 36.34

Chicago Bulls vs Detroit Pistons Betting Picks

These teams will try to increase their conference record, but the NBA bracket betting is slanting towards the Chicago Bulls to win this game. Back Chicago Bulls to take this game on the road and cover the score line.

Moneyline: Chicago is allocated a moneyline of +175 and Detroit is allocated a moneyline of -210.

ATS: The ATS for Chicago is +5 in this game, while the ATS for Detroit is -5 in this game.

TOTALs: Chicago will go over 217.5 in their total and Detroit will go under 217.5 in their total.

Score Prediction: 108 – 105 Bulls