Chicago Bulls vs Toronto Raptors 4/8/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
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Chicago Bulls vs Toronto Raptors 4/8/2021 – Toronto Raptors Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida will play host to Chicago Bulls and Toronto Raptors as they battle in an Eastern Conference play. The Bulls will enter this game holding the 10th spot while the Raptors remain at the 11th. Both teams have struggled to make it past most of their opponents with their overall weak performance. However, this will be one of those balanced games since the Raptors and the Bulls are close with their rankings. The NBA matchup predictions are out with the best betting odds and pick for this entertaining game.
Chicago Bulls vs Toronto Raptors 4/8/2021
Chicago Bulls vs Toronto Raptors 4/8/2021 Betting Odds
Chicago Bulls Betting
The Bulls are coming into this game after their success against the Indiana Pacers. Chicago scored 113 and gave up 97 in return. The Bulls are holding a 21-28 record and are riding a two-game winning streak. Chicago is only a few games behind the Pacers in the ninth. All-Star C Nikola Vucevic tossed in 32 points with five assists and 17 rebounds in their success. The other notable player was Zach LaVine with eight boards, 19 points, and six assists for the Bulls. Chicago will try to continue their success against the Raptors.
Players to watch: Z. LaVine SG 48 GP 48 GS 35 MIN 27.2 PTS 0.6 OR 4.4 DR 5 REB 4.8 AST 0.8 STL 0.4 BLK 3.7 TO 2.4 PF 1.3 AST/TO 24.79 PER
N. Vucevic C * 6 GP 8 GS 31.5 MIN 22.7 PTS 2.3 OR 8.7 DR 11 REB 3.8 AST 0.7 STL 1 BLK 1.2 TO 2.7 PF 3.3 AST/TO 30.16 PER
L. Markkanen PF 29 GP 25 GS 29 MIN 16.3 PTS 0.8 OR 5 DR 5.8 REB 0.9 AST 0.5 STL 0.4 BLK 1.2 TO 1.6 PF 0.7 AST/TO 18.56 PER.
Toronto Raptors Betting
The Toronto Raptors have gone worse after dropping 31 of their 51 games in total. Toronto Raptors are ahead of the Cavs and are way behind the .500 mark. In their last outing, the Raptors gave up 110 points to Los Angeles Lakers and they scored just 101 in return. Toronto will need to work on their overall performance as a whole team. The Raptors had Pascal Siakam score 27 points after going seven for 21 with their field goal attempts. Chris Boucher was the other notable player to score 19 points and contributed eight boards.
Players to watch: P. Siakam PF 42 GP 42 GS 35.4 MIN 20.6 PTS 1.8 OR 5.5 DR 7.3 REB 4.6 AST 1.1 STL 0.6 BLK 2 TO 3.2 PF 2.3 AST/TO 21.22 PER
F. VanVleet SG 44 GP 44 GS 36.4 MIN 19.8 PTS 0.6 OR 3.6 DR 4.2 REB 6.1 AST 1.7 STL 0.8 BLK 2 TO 2.4 PF 3.1 AST/TO 20.07 PER
K. Lowry PG 39 GP 39 GS 34.6 MIN 17 PTS 0.8 OR 4.6 DR 5.4 REB 7.3 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 2.8 TO 3.2 PF 2.6 AST/TO 19 PER.
Chicago Bulls vs Toronto Raptors 4/8/2021 Betting Numbers
Chicago are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Toronto are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games.
Garrett Temple SG Hamstring is downgraded to OUT Thursday vs Toronto
Kyle Lowry PG Foot is OUT 7-10 days
Chicago Bulls vs Toronto Raptors Betting Picks
Toronto Raptors are missing out on some of their key players in this game due to injury. Chicago Bulls, on the other hand, has shown improvement in the last few games. Back the Bulls to take out the Raptors with the NBA betting spread in their favor.
Moneyline: The ML set for the Bulls is -143 and the ML set for the Raptors is +120.
ATS: A spread of -3 (-111) is out for the Bulls and a spread of +3 (-111) is out for the Raptors.
TOTALs: Look for the total to go Over 223.5 (-110) for Chicago and the same to go Under for the Raptors.
Score Prediction: 115 – 105, Bulls