NBA 2k20 Sim: Chicago Bulls vs Detroit Pistons 7/02/2020 NBA Odds and Picks
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Chicago Bulls vs Detroit Pistons 7/02/2020 – It will be two exciting classic teams that will be battling in this NBA 2k20 simulation as the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls will test their strength against the “Bad Boys” 1988-89 Detroit Pistons. This game will be viewed this Thursday, July 2 and it will be shown on Twitch.tv/nba2klivesim. Dubbed as the best team in NBA History, the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls dominated the league during their time and this is the team at the tail end in that three-peat. On the other side of the fence, the 1988-89 Detroit Pistons are one of the most polarizing teams formed in the NBA and they owned two NBA championships. According to NBA Odds, the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls are the favored team to win over the 1988-89 Detroit Pistons.
Chicago Bulls vs Detroit Pistons 7/02/2020
Chicago Bulls vs Detroit Pistons 7/02/2020 Betting Odds
Chicago Bulls Betting
Michael Jordan with his 98 overall rating will be bringing the team that he had when they beat the Utah Jazz in the 1998 finals. Scottie Pippen has always been the man backing up Jordan and he owns an 89 overall. Dennis Rodman rounds up the Bulls big three as this glass-cleaning lockdown defender is given an 85 overall rating. Ron Harper joins Jordan in the backcourt as his 79 overall locks the opposing team’s point guard. Toni Kukoc is the team’s sixth man and this six-foot-eleven forward stretches the floor with his 78 overall while Steve Kerr is the team’s sniper at the three-point arc with a 73. Luc Longley is the seven-foot-two center that starts for this team and he gives the team a big body in the paint.
Detroit Pistons Betting
The Detroit Pistons are going to be testing one of Michael Jordan’s best version of the Bulls and it will be two-way slashing playmaker Isiah Thomas that will be leading them with a 92 overall. Joe Dumars joins Thomas in the backcourt and this “Jordan stopper” is at 91 overall rating. A younger version of Dennis Rodman is with this team. He is at 82 overall while Mark Aguirre is the slasher that has an 81 overall rating. Bill Laimbeer is known as one of the most polarizing big man to play in the NBA and he is at 80 overall. Coming off the bench is “The Microwave” Vinnie Johnson. He brings an added dimension in the Pistons offense at 76 overall.
Chicago Bulls vs Detroit Pistons Betting Picks
It is difficult not to pick the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls in this match but according to Top Online Sportsbook, the 1988-89 Detroit Pistons are not far behind. The interesting matchup her is the two versions of Dennis Rodman going up against each other.
Moneyline: The ML given tot he Bulls in this game is a -250 while the Pistons are at +185 if they score an upset win.
ATS: It is just 5.5 points across the spread between both teams in this match with the Bulls owning the -5.5 while the Pistonns are on the other side at +5.5.
TOTALs: 95.5 points is the given total for this matchup for each team but expect a defensive battle as the Bulls and Pistons could go under.
Score Prediction: 86 – 81 Bulls