Detroit Pistons vs Chicago Bulls 11/20/2019 NBA Odds and Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Detroit Pistons vs Chicago Bulls 11/20/2019 – The Detroit Pistons (4-9) look to buck the losing trend on the road as they duke it out with the Chicago Bulls (4-10) in their second visit at the United Center on Wednesday. Online bookmakers are anticipating a tight matchup in the Windy City with the Bulls opening as 1-point home favorites.
Detroit Pistons vs Chicago Bulls 11/20/2019
Detroit Pistons vs Chicago Bulls 11/20/2019 Betting Odds
Detroit Pistons Betting
The Pistons have dropped their last four games and are now five games below .500. the return of Blake Griffin from a hamstring injury didn’t help much as the Pistons still rank 29th in rebounds per game (41.2 RPG). The struggle continues on the road as well as Detroit only won one of their seven road games so far this season.
Players to Watch: Andre Drummond (19.6 PPG, 17.0 RPG, 3.0 APG), Blake Griffin (19.0 PPG, 5.0 RPG, 6.0 APG), Derrick Rose (18.4 PPG, 1.8 RPG, 5.8 APG)
Chicago Bulls Betting
The Chicago Bulls are also on a losing trend as they suffered another loss to Central Division rival Milwaukee Bucks, 115-101, on Monday. With the Bulls starters struggling to buy a basket, Daniel Gafford came off the bench and delivered a career-high 21 points on 10-for-12 shooting. The Bulls also got solid outing from other bench players as Coby White and Ryan Arcidiacono chipped in with 13 and 12 points, respectively.
Players to Watch: Zach LaVine (20.9 PPG, 4.3 RPG, 4.1 APG), Lauri Markkanen (14.1 PPG, 7.7 RPG, 1.7 APG), Coby White (13.1 PPG, 3.8 RPG, 2.4 APG)
Detroit Pistons vs Chicago Bulls 11/20/2019 Betting Numbers
Detroit are 5-13-2 ATS in their last 20 games.
Chicago are 7-13 ATS in their last 20 games.
Reggie Jackson PG Back is out indefinitely
Otto Porter Jr. SF Foot is out indefinitely
Detroit Pistons vs Chicago Bulls Betting Picks
The Pistons are still missing starting point guard Reggie Jackson with a back injury, while the Bulls sorely missed the two-way presence of Otto Porter Jr. Derrick Rose will also make his second game in Chicago this season after scoring 23 points on 8-for-13 shooting in his first visit.
Moneyline: The Pistons did suffer a 122-106 defeat to the Bulls in their first meeting. However, Detroit should be the popular NBA Moneyline bet this time around with a healthy Blake Griffin ready to become the difference-maker.
ATS: The Pistons face an opportunity to improve their 1-4-2 ATS record on the road.
TOTALs: The total will go OVER 221 points. The Bulls and Pistons combined for 218 points in their last game and should be poised to better their production in their second meeting this season.
Score Prediction: 120-112 Pistons