Chicago Bulls vs Golden State Warriors Preview, Prediction, and Free Pick 1-11-19




Chicago Bulls vs Golden State Warriors Preview, Prediction, and Free Pick 1-11-19

Chicago Bulls (10-29) vs Golden State Warriors (25-14)

Date : 01/11/2019
Time : 10:30PM
Location : Oracle Arena

Pick, Prediction, & Preview:

Chicago Bulls vs Golden State Warriors

The Golden State Warriors welcome the visiting Chicago Bulls at Oracle Arena on Friday night. These two teams clashed all the way back in October and the Warriors emerged victorious after beating the Bulls by 25 points 149-124. Klay Thompson put on a three-point shooting clinic setting an NBA record for the most 3-pointers ever with 14 to go along with the 52 points he scored at the United Center. The Bulls are young and athletic but are living near the bottom of the Eastern Conference and can only go up from there. Unfortunately for them, Klay Thompson is coming off his second 40-points performance this season.

Chicago Bulls's Latest Performance :

The Chicago Bulls have dropped four in a row and have gone 3-7 in their last ten. The last loss came at the hands of the Brooklyn Nets 117-100. The Nets imposed their will with D’Angelo Russell leading the way scoring 28 points and DeMarre Carroll throwing down 20 points off the bench. It wasn’t a total loss for the Bulls. Zach LaVine scored 27 and Bobby Portis added 17 points off the bench but the Nets outscored the Bulls in the 4th quarter 29-18 in the win.

Golden State Warriors's Latest Performance :

The Golden State Warriors are slowly but surely starting to gel. The Warriors are only a game back in the West behind the Denver Nuggets and are closing in quickly after winning four of their last five. Their latest victim, the New York Knicks who they beat 122-95 behind Klay Thompson’s 43-point assault. Thompson hit seven 3-pointers and Steph Curry added is first double-double of the season scoring 14 points with 14 assists. The Warriors led 61-49 at the break and never looked back snapping a rare three-game home losing streak.

How Chicago Bulls & Golden State Warriors Matchup.

Vegas Odds, Offshore Odds, & Odds ATS:

Golden State is 17-24 ATS overall

Golden State is 9-13 ATS at home 8-11 ATS away

Chicago is 19-21 ATS overall

Chicago is 10-11 ATS at home and 9-10 ATS away

In-Depth Analysis of each team:

The stat sheet is fairly lopsided in this match-up as are most teams that take on the Golden State Warriors who possess the most talent on one team in the NBA. The Warriors are averaging 116.7 points per game and are shooting 48% from the field. The Bulls, on the other hand, are averaging 100 points per game and are 5-14 on the road. They’re going to need several players in double figures if they want to compete and the defense is going to have to play one of their best games of the season. The Warriors are 16-6 at home and looking to make it 17.

Betting trends for Chicago Bulls:

  • Bulls are 8-23 in non-division games

  • Bulls are 9-30 as underdog

  • Bulls are 9-20 after a loss

Betting trends for Golden State Warriors:

  • Warriors are 21-12 in non-division games

  • Warriors are 17-9 after a win

  • Warriors are 16-5 as home favorite

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