Bulls at Warriors 1/11/19 - NBA Picks & Predictions
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Chicago Bulls vs. Golden State Warriors
NBA: 10:30 PM EST
Jan. 11, 2019
The Chicago Bulls look to snap a five-game losing streak on Friday when they visit the Oracle Arena to play the Golden State Warriors. The Bulls lost on Wednesday to the Portland Trail Blazers 124-112. Wendell Carter Jr. led the Bulls in the loss with 22 points. This was the first game of a five-game road trip for the Bulls.
Golden State won its second straight and fourth in its last five with a 122-95 victory over the New York Knicks. Klay Thompson scored 43 points hitting seven from 3-point territory and Stephen Curry posted a double-double with 14 points and 14 assists. The win snapped Golden State’s third game losing streak at home.
Zach LaVine leads the Bulls in scoring with an average of 23.5 points. Lauri Markkanen is leading in rebounding with an average of 7.3 per game, while Kris Dunn is the leader in assists with an average of 6.9 per game. The Bulls are shooting 44.5% from the field and 34.7% from three-point territory.
Stephen Curry is leading the Warriors in scoring with an average of 28.9 points per game, while Kevin Durant is second with an average of 28.4 points per game. Draymond Green leads the team in rebounding and assists with averages of 8.0 rebounds and 6.8 assists per game. As a team, Golden State is shooting 48.4% from the field and 38.1% from 3-point territory.
Recent Betting Trends:
Chicago is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 versus Western Conference teams
The UNDER has cashed in 6 of the Bulls last 8 versus Pacific teams
Golden State is 4-10 ATS in its last 14
The OVER has cashed in 7 of the Warriors last 10 following a win straight up
Free Betting Pick: Golden State Warriors -15.5
Golden State has covered 4 of the last 5 at home against Chicago and 5 of the last 7 overall against the Bulls. Golden State has covered the number in 6 of the last 8 versus Central division teams and 4 of the last 5 versus Eastern Conference teams. The Bulls have failed to cover 11 of the last 14 versus teams from the Pacific division. Final Score Prediction, Golden State Warriors win and cover ATS 119-101.