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Washington Wizards vs Chicago Bulls 2/8/2021 Spread Picks and Prediction

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Washington Wizards vs Chicago Bulls 2-8-2021 Spread Picks and Prediction

Washington Wizards vs Chicago Bulls 2/8/2021 – It is just ironic that the Washington Wizards own two prolific NBA All-Stars but find themselves nearly at the bottom of the NBA standings. They will have the Chicago Bulls next for their next matchup which happens this Monday, February 8. It will be at the house that Michael Jordan built at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. NBA TV will be the official broadcast partner and will put the game live on television at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA League Pass subscription is the best way to enjoy the match through online live streaming. It is seen by NBA Betting Covers that the Chicago Bulls will hold the fort against the Washington Wizards.

Washington Wizards vs Chicago Bulls 2/8/2021

When: February 8, 2021 8:00 PM ET
Where: United Center, Chicago, Illinois
TV: NBA TV
Stream: NBA League Pass

Washington Wizards vs Chicago Bulls 2/8/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Washington Wizards +1.5 (-111) 237.5 o (-110) +105

Chicago Bulls
-1.5 (-111) 237.5 u (-110) -125
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Washington Wizards Betting

The Washington Wizards have been very disappointing to say the least as this team is just a few games behind the league’s worst Detroit Pistons. This is quite an understatement since this team boasts former league MVP Russell Westbrook and one of the most prolific scorers right now in Bradley Beal. Thomas Bryant’s season-ending injury is the biggest blow as the team has a big void in the center position in which Robin Lopez can’t fill in. This team still has some promising players in Rui Hachimura and Deni Avidja but they have not been fulfilling their potential.

Players to watch: B. Beal SG 19 GP 19 GS 35.2 MIN 33.2 PTS 1.5 OR 3.6 DR 5.1 REB 4.3 AST 1.3 STL 0.6 BLK 3.1 TO 2.6 PF 1.4 AST/TO 24.94 PER

R. Westbrook PG 14 GP 14 GS 32.9 MIN 19.4 PTS 1.6 OR 7.6 DR 9.2 REB 9 AST 0.8 STL 0.4 BLK 4.9 TO 2.9 PF 1.9 AST/TO 15.51 PER

T. Bryant C 10 GP 10 GS 27.1 MIN 14.3 PTS 1.8 OR 4.3 DR 6.1 REB 1.5 AST 0.4 STL 0.8 BLK 1.1 TO 3.1 PF 1.4 AST/TO 19.05 PER.

Chicago Bulls Betting

The Chicago Bulls have been on an up and down trend. At this point, it is really hard to see them coming out of it as their core combination of Coby White, Lauri Markkanen and Zach LaVine. The team needs to make moves soon and LaVine has been the subject of trade rumors. The experiment has been overdue and this young group of players need to go elsewhere as they try to find the next centerpiece player. Rookie Patrick Williams has been doing well but his talents have a lot to go if given the right positioning. Expect that there will be moves very soon.

Players to Watch: Z. LaVine SG 22 GP 22 GS 35.4 MIN 27 PTS 0.6 OR 4.7 DR 5.3 REB 5.3 AST 1.2 STL 0.5 BLK 3.9 TO 2.7 PF 1.4 AST/TO 21.8 PER

L. Markkanen PF 14 GP 14 GS 30.4 MIN 19.1 PTS 0.6 OR 5.5 DR 6.1 REB 0.9 AST 0.6 STL 0.4 BLK 1.7 TO 2.2 PF 0.5 AST/TO 17.3 PER

C. White PG 22 GP 22 GS 33.5 MIN 15.2 PTS 0.4 OR 4.3 DR 4.6 REB 5.5 AST 0.5 STL 0.1 BLK 2.5 TO 2.5 PF 2.2 AST/TO 10.84 PER.

Washington Wizards vs Chicago Bulls 2/8/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Washington Wizards

Washington are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Washington’s last 9 games.
Washington are 2-7 SU in their last 9 games.
Washington are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games against Chicago.
Wizards are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games against Chicago.
Washington are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington’s last 5 games when playing on the road against Chicago.
Washington are 3-10 SU in their last 13 games this season.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Washington are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Central Division division.

Chicago Bulls

Chicago are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Chicago’s last 7 games.
Chicago are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Chicago’s last 9 games against Washington.
Their total has gone UNDER in 4 of Chicago’s last 5 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chicago’s last 5 games when playing at home against Washington.
Chicago are 13-7 ATS in their last 20 games this season.
Chicago are 7-13 SU in their last 20 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Bulls are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Southeast Division division.
Chicago are 3-10 SU in their last 13 games played in February.

Injuries

Washington Wizards

Russell Westbrook PG Rest is “?” Monday vs Chicago
Thomas Bryant C ACL is out for season

Chicago Bulls

Otto Porter Jr. SF Back is out indefinitely
Lauri Markkanen PF Shoulder is out indefinitely
Wendell Carter Jr. C Quad is OUT 4-6 weeks

Head-to-Head
Washington Wizards Chicago Bulls
8-12-2000 Against the Spread 13-9-2000
11-9-2000 Straight Up 12-10-2000
114 Points per Game 115
121 Points Allowed per Game 116
45.89 Offensive FG% 47.9
75.77 Offensive FT% 79.44
35.79 Offensive 3PT% 37.69
48.66 Defensive FG% 47.62
79.01 Defensive FT% 76.8
39.27 Defensive 3PT% 36.89

Washington Wizards vs Chicago Bulls Betting Picks

The Chicago Bulls have a more stable system as compared to the disarray of the Washington Wizards. This is going to be a tight match but Sportsbook has the home team Bulls owning the edge over the Wizards.

Moneyline: The Wizards as the underdogs with an ML of +105 while the Bulls are given a -125.

ATS: It is a tight 1.5 points in between both teams with the Bulls taking the -1.5 while the Wizards are at +1.5.

TOTALs: 237.6 points is the total for this game with the Bulls going under and the Wizards should be the team over.

Score Prediction: 120 – 116, Bulls