Chicago Bulls vs Orlando Magic 2/5/2021 Spread Previews and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Chicago Bulls vs Orlando Magic 2/5/2021 – An Eastern Conference play is all set to get underway as two weak teams battle from Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. Bulls will take the road in this game as they square-off against Orlando Magic. Chicago Bulls are holding the 11th spot in their conference play as they trail the Raptors in the 10th. Orlando Magic is not better as they are sitting at the 12th position behind the Bulls. Both teams are struggling to make it past their opponents in the Eastern Conference play and they need to make up for their loss. Basketball betting has never been easier with all the previews and predictions available online.
Chicago Bulls vs Orlando Magic 2/5/2021
Chicago Bulls vs Orlando Magic 2/5/2021 Betting Odds
Chicago Bulls Betting
The Chicago Bulls declined in 12 of their 20 games this season. The Bulls are struggling to get above the .500 mark and they must focus on their scoring offense. In their last game, Chicago lost against the New York Knicks with a final score of 107-103. The Bulls touched 43 of their 88 field goal attempts and shot at close to 49 percent. Chicago was terrible from the three-point radar as they shot at close to just 17 percent. Zach LaVine tossed in 24 points with five boards and seven assists for the Bulls in their losing effort against the Knicks.
Players to watch: Z. LaVine SG (20 GP 20 GS 35.5 MIN 26.5 PTS 0.6 OR 4.7 DR 5.3 REB 5.2 AST 1.3 STL 0.6 BLK 4.1 TO 2.8 PF 1.3 AST/TO 21.06 PER)
L. Markkanen PF (13 GP 13 GS 31.5 MIN 19.6 PTS 0.6 OR 5.5 DR 6.2 REB 0.9 AST 0.7 STL 0.4 BLK 1.8 TO 2.2 PF 0.5 AST/TO 17.2 PER)
C. White PG (20 GP 20 GS 33.9 MIN 15.3 PTS 0.4 OR 4.3 DR 4.7 REB 5.7 AST 0.5 STL 0.1 BLK 2.7 TO 2.5 PF 2.2 AST/TO 10.86 PER).
Orlando Magic Betting
Orlando Magic are slightly worse than the Bulls as they hold an 8-14 record this season. Magic will enter this game riding a terrible four-game losing streak. In their last outing, they lost against Toronto Raptors with a final score 123-108. The Magic converted 41 of their 89 field goal attempts as they shot at close to 47 percent. From the three-point radar, they touched close to 37 percent of shooting. Nikola Vucevic was the leader with 21 points and 18 boards in their losing effort. The other notable player was Evan Fournier with 21 points and five boards.
Players to watch N. Vucevic C (22 GP 22 GS 33.3 MIN 22.5 PTS 2.2 OR 9 DR 11.2 REB 3.5 AST 1.1 STL 0.5 BLK 1.6 TO 1.8 PF 2.1 AST/TO 23.17 PER)
E. Fournier SG (13 GP 13 GS 28.4 MIN 17.6 PTS 0.3 OR 2.2 DR 2.5 REB 3.6 AST 1.1 STL 0.5 BLK 2 TO 2.2 PF 1.8 AST/TO 17.89 PER)
T. Ross SG 21 (GP 0 GS 27.9 MIN 14.1 PTS 0.3 OR 2.4 DR 2.7 REB 1.9 AST 1.1 STL 0.4 BLK 1.5 TO 2 PF 1.3 AST/TO 12.68 PER).
Chicago Bulls vs Orlando Magic 2/5/2021 Betting Numbers
Chicago are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Orlando are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
Otto Porter Jr. SF Back is downgraded to OUT Friday vs Orlando
Al-Farouq Aminu PF Knee is out indefinitely
Chicago Bulls vs Orlando Magic Betting Picks
The Bulls might be better than Orlando with their overall record, but the Magic are in desperate need of a victory. Orlando will have one more game against the Bulls and they seem to have the basketball over under predictions today in their favor.
Moneyline: The ML that is set for the Bulls is -105 and the ML that is set for the Magic is -111.
ATS: The spread allocated for Chicago is -2 (-107) and the spread allocated for Orlando is +2 (-107).
TOTALs: The total will go over 221 (-110) for Chicago and the same will go under for Orlando.
Score Prediction: 114 – 109 Magic