Dallas Mavericks vs Chicago Bulls 3/02/2020 Spread Odds and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Dallas Mavericks vs Chicago Bulls 3/02/2020 – The Dallas Mavericks have been jocking for a good position in the NBA Western Conference playoff picture and they needed every win to secure a better spot. They will now head on the other side of the country to battle with the Chicago Bulls this coming Monday, March 2. The game will be televised live by NBC Sports Chicago at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The live telecast will start at 8:00 pm Eastern Time and it will be NBA League Pass and SofaScore that will have the online live streaming available. Moneyline NBA Betting sees the Mavericks with the slight advantage heading to this game against the Bulls.
Dallas Mavericks vs Chicago Bulls 3/02/2020
Dallas Mavericks vs Chicago Bulls 3/02/2020 Betting Odds
Dallas Mavericks Betting
The Dallas Mavericks are not on seventh place in the NBA Western Conference standings with a 37-24 record and they just trail the Oklahoma City Thunder with just a half a game. For the past ten games, This team has been doing well winning six of them but in order to overtake the Thunder, they need a huge run this March. Luka Doncic is still out but so far, Kristaps Porzingis has been doing well leading the team. This team as won three of their last four games and in their last match, Kristaps Porzingis was all over the Minnesota Timberwolves with 38 points, 13 rebounds and six three-pointers. Seth Curry has been doing a good job filling in for Doncic as he did 27 points in that match as well.
Players to watch: K. Porzingis PF 46 GP 46 GS 30.7 MIN 18.8 PTS 1.6 OR 7.7 DR 9.3 REB 1.6 AST 0.7 STL 1.9 BLK 1.6 TO 3.1 PF 1 AST/TO 19.26 PER
T. Hardaway Jr. SG 57 GP 44 GS 27.9 MIN 15.3 PTS 0.4 OR 2.7 DR 3.1 REB 2 AST 0.6 STL 0.1 BLK 0.9 TO 1.7 PF 2.1 AST/TO 15.11 PER
S. Curry SG 56 GP 18 GS 24.4 MIN 12.1 PTS 0.5 OR 1.9 DR 2.4 REB 2 AST 0.6 STL 0.1 BLK 1 TO 1.7 PF 2.1 AST/TO 15.8 PER
Chicago Bulls Betting
The Chicago Bulls are very far from catching a spot in the NBA Playoffs with their record standing at 20-40. Even with their slimmest chance to secure a playoff spot, how they are playing right now looks like that they have given up on the season already as they lost nine of their last ten games. At home, they have the best chances of winning since they won 14 of their 29 games. Zach LaVine is the only bright spot so far this season but the Bulls have been plagued by injuries from Lauri Markkanen and a few others.
Players to Watch: Z. LaVine PG 59 GP 59 GS 34.7 MIN 25.5 PTS 0.7 OR 4.2 DR 4.8 REB 4.2 AST 1.5 STL 0.5 BLK 3.5 TO 2.1 PF 1.2 AST/TO 19.67 PER
C. White PG 59 GP 0 GS 24.9 MIN 12.3 PTS 0.5 OR 3.1 DR 3.5 REB 2.4 AST 0.7 STL 0.1 BLK 1.6 TO 1.8 PF 1.5 AST/TO 11.4 PER
T. Satoransky SG 59 GP 59 GS 28.9 MIN 10.2 PTS 1.1 OR 2.7 DR 3.7 REB 5.5 AST 1.3 STL 0.1 BLK 2 TO 2.1 PF 2.8 AST/TO 14.11 PER
Dallas Mavericks vs Chicago Bulls 3/02/2020 Betting Numbers
Dallas are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
Chicago are 3-8-1 ATS in their last 12 games.
Dwight Powell PF Achilles is out for season
Otto Porter Jr. SF Foot is out indefinitely
Dallas Mavericks vs Chicago Bulls Betting Picks
The Chicago Bulls are on coming to this game being the underdogs against the Dallas Mavericks but the gap according to Online Sportsbook is not that wide. With no Luka Doncic and the Bulls fairly doing well at home, the Bulls have a striking chance of stealing a game here.
Moneyline: Mavs are at -150 on the ML for this game on the road. On the other side, the Bulls were handed +130.
ATS: It is just 3.5 points across the spread for both teams with the Bulls at +3.5 while the Mavs are at -3.5.
TOTALs: The given total for this game for both teams to reach is 225.5 with the Bulls the team under and the Mavs will go over.
Score Prediction: 116 – 111 Mavs