Cleveland Cavaliers vs Chicago Bulls 1/19/2022 Spread Picks and Previews
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Cleveland Cavaliers vs Chicago Bulls 1/19/2022 – The Chicago Bulls are on their longest losing streak of the season and they hope to stop the bleeding soon. Their next opponent will be the Cleveland Cavaliers who are set to visit them this Wednesday, January 19. The United Center in Chicago, Illinois will serve as the battleground for this game and it will be televised live on television by NBC Sports Chicago at exactly 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA League Pass will have the same feed and will show them via online live stream. According to NBA betting spreads, the Cleveland Cavaliers have a slight edge over the slumping Chicago Bulls.
Cleveland Cavaliers vs Chicago Bulls 1/19/2022
Cleveland Cavaliers vs Chicago Bulls 1/19/2022 Betting Odds
Cleveland Cavaliers Betting
The Cleveland Cavaliers are one of the hottest teams in the NBA right now and they continue to rise in the NBA Eastern Conference standings. They now hold a 27-18 record and they managed to overtake the defending champions, Milwaukee Bucks, for the fourth-best record in the NBA and just trails the slumping Brooklyn Nets by just a game. Their last opponents were the Nets and the final score settled at 114-107. Darius Garland registered a double-double of 22 points and 12 assists to lead the team while Isaac Okoro contributed 15. Not far from them were Lauri Markannen and Jarrett Allen each chipped in 14 points.
Players to watch: D. Garland PG 39 GP 39 GS 34.5 MIN 19.7 PTS 0.5 OR 2.8 DR 3.4 REB 7.9 AST 1.3 STL 0.1 BLK 3.6 TO 1.7 PF 2.2 AST/TO 18.54 PER
J. Allen C 38 GP 38 GS 32.6 MIN 16.6 PTS 3.3 OR 7.6 DR 10.9 REB 1.8 AST 0.8 STL 1.4 BLK 1.9 TO 1.8 PF 1 AST/TO 23.94 PER
C. Sexton PG 11 GP 11 GS 28.7 MIN 16 PTS 1.2 OR 2.1 DR 3.3 REB 2.1 AST 0.9 STL 0 BLK 2.8 TO 2.3 PF 0.7 AST/TO 11.67 PER.
Chicago Bulls Betting
The Chicago Bulls are now on their biggest slump of the season losing five of their last six games and they come to this matchup carrying a four-game losing streak. Among the teams that defeated them during the losing streak were the Brooklyn Nets, Golden State Warriors, Boston Celtics and the most recent were the Memphis Grizzlies, 106-119. DeMar DeRozan has been carrying the team off his back with Zach LaVine still nursing a hamstring injury. He had 24 points against the Grizzlies while Coby White fielded for Lonzo Ball and had 16 points. Ayo Dosunmu had a notable night with 15 points, 10 rebounds and six assists.
Players to Watch: D. DeRozan SF 39 GP 39 GS 34.6 MIN 25.6 PTS 0.8 OR 4.3 DR 5 REB 4.8 AST 0.8 STL 0.3 BLK 2.2 TO 2.2 PF 2.2 AST/TO 22.47 PER
Z. LaVine SG 38 GP 38 GS 34 MIN 24.9 PTS 0.3 OR 4.4 DR 4.8 REB 4.2 AST 0.6 STL 0.3 BLK 2.8 TO 1.6 PF 1.5 AST/TO 21.09 PER
N. Vucevic C 35 GP 35 GS 33 MIN 16.1 PTS 1.9 OR 9.2 DR 11.1 REB 3.5 AST 1.1 STL 1.2 BLK 1.5 TO 2.1 PF 2.3 AST/TO 17.87 PER.
Cleveland Cavaliers vs Chicago Bulls 1/19/2022 Betting Numbers
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Cleveland’s last 7 games.
Chicago are 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games.
Rajon Rondo PG Hamstring is downgraded to OUT Wednesday vs Chicago
Zach LaVine SG Knee is downgraded to OUT Wednesday vs Cleveland
Cleveland Cavaliers vs Chicago Bulls Betting Picks
The Chicago Bulls won’t have Lonzo Ball and Zach LaVine yet in this matchup and that is why the online sportsbook sees Cleveland Cavaliers being the best pick to win. The spread should be covered and the total will be under.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Cavaliers on this road game is at -116 while the Bulls are -105 at home.
ATS: Only a point separates both teams in this matchup with the Cavaliers getting -1 while the Bulls are +1.
TOTALs: The total for both teams to dance on is at 215.5 points with the Bulls going under and the Cavs are over.
Score Prediction: 113 – 111, Cavs