|Game||Chicago Bulls vs Toronto Raptors|
|Date & Time||Monday December 9, 2019, 8:00 PM (EST)|
United Center Chicago, IL
TOR -4.5 . Total 216
The Toronto Raptors conclude a back-to-back on Monday when visiting the Chicago Bulls. The Raptors play on the road Sunday in Philadelphia before heading to Chicago. Toronto fell to 15-6 on the season following its 119-109 loss to the Houston Rockets. Pascal Siakam led the Raptors in the loss with 24 points. Toronto was outrebounded by Houston 62-51.
Pascal Siakam is the leader for the Raptors in scoring and rebounding with averages of 25.0 points and 8.6 rebounds. Fred VanVleet is the leader in assists with an average 7.3 assists per game. Kyle Lowry is second in scoring with an average of 20.5 points per game. Six players for the Raptors are averaging double-figures in scoring.
Chicago looks to bounce back from a loss when hosting Toronto on Monday. The Bulls fell to 8-15 overall following a 100-98 loss at home to the Golden State Warriors on Friday. Zach LaVine led the Bulls in the loss with 22 points while Lauri Markkanen scored 20. The loss snapped a two-game winning streak for Chicago. Otto Porter missed his 14th straight game for the Bulls with a bruised foot.
Zach LaVine is the leader in scoring for the Bulls with an average of 22.5 points per game. Tomas Satoransky is the leader in assists with an average of 5.3 per game. Wendell Carter Jr. is leading in rebounding with an average of 10.3 rebounds per game. Five players for Chicago are averaging double-figures in scoring.
Recent Betting Trends
- Toronto is 4-2 ATS in its last 6
- The OVER has cashed 6 of the Raptors last 9
- Chicago is 3-1 ATS in its last 4
- The UNDER has cashed in 5 of the Bulls last 6
Toronto has Kyle Lowry back in the fold after the veteran guard missed 10 games with an injury. The Raptors defeated the Bulls earlier this season 108-84 in Chicago covering the number as 3-point road chalk. The Bulls do not have the defensive players to keep Pascal Siakam from scoring 30 points and the offense for Chicago has been inconsistent. Final Score Prediction, Toronto Raptors win and cover ATS 110-102.