NBA 2k20 Sim: Los Angeles Lakers vs Chicago Bulls 7/3/2020 NBA Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Los Angeles Lakers vs Chicago Bulls 7/3/2020 – It is two classic teams again that are set to clash in this NBA 2k20 simulation this coming Friday, June 3 with the 2000-01 Los Angeles Lakers step inside the same court with the 2010-11 Chicago Bulls. This match will be seen and streamed in Twitch.tv/nba2klivesims. The 2000-01 Lakers are considered one of the most dominant teams in the league’s recent history as they are the last squad that won a three-peat. On the other side, the 2010-11 Chicago Bulls are considered as the closest team to challenge the Miami Heat during that time. According to NBA Odds, the 2000-01 Lakers are seen as the victors of this game against the 2010-11 Chicago Bulls but it is not wide as many would think.
Los Angeles Lakers vs Chicago Bulls 7/3/2020
Los Angeles Lakers vs Chicago Bulls 7/3/2020 Betting Odds
Los Angeles Lakers Betting
The Los Angeles Lakers are bannered by one of the best duos formed in NBA history with Shaquille O’Neal at his prime with a 97 overall rating while the younger version of Kobe Bryant is already as good with a 96 overall. Their prime support comes from Horace Grant who helps them in the paint and Rick Fox giving them floor spacing with his shooting. Both players are at 79 overall. Derek Fisher mans the point for this team and he is at 77 overall. “Big Shot” Robbery Horry comes off the bench for the Lakers. He has made a lot of memorable plays for this team at 76 overall. Isaiah Rider is at the tail end of his career at 75 overall while Ron Harper and Mark Madsen are both at 73 overall.
Chicago Bulls Betting
The 2010-11 Chicago Bulls are led by league MVP that time in Derrick Rose who is at 94 overall rating. He is backed up inside by Joakim Noah who is at 86 overall rating. He is the best glass cleaner in the squad. Luol Deng and Carlos Boozer are both very serviceable players. Each of them can score in bunches with their 84 overall rating. Taj Gibson gives them some added depth in the big man rotation. He comes off the bench with a 77 overall. Kyle Korver is dubbed as the best shooter in the league at this time. He is a 76 overall player. Giving more depth in the big-man rotation are Omer Asik and Brian Scalabrine who have a 73 and 70 overall rating each.
Los Angeles Lakers vs Chicago Bulls Betting Picks
Shaquille O’Neal is the most dominant center in NBA history and Joakim Noah will just have a hard time guarding him. With Kobe Bryant and Derrick Rose canceling each other, the Bulls will depend on Luol Deng and Carlos Boozer to keep the game close. Lakers are going to win but according to Top Online Sportsbook, the Bulls have a puncher’s chance to score an upset.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Lakers in this game is -180 while the Bulls are at +135 if they pull an upset win.
ATS: It is 4.5 points between both teams across the spread with the Lakers owning the -4.5 while the Bulls are on the other side at +4.5.
TOTALs: 106.5 is the given total for each team to reach. Lakers are likely to go over and Bulls will be under.
Score Prediction: 109 – 105 Bulls