The Philadelphia 76ers (48-23) take on the Chicago Bulls (34-37) on Wednesday. Tip from United Center is scheduled for 8 p.m. ET. Below, we analyze Tipico Sportsbook’s lines around the 76ers vs. Bulls odds, and make our expert NBA picks and predictions.
The 76ers fell 109-105 in overtime to the Bulls on Monday failing to cover as 8-point home favorites. The loss snapped an 8 game losing streak. The Sixers are 8-2 straight up and 6-4 against the spread (ATS) in their last 10 games. This season, they are 42-29 ATS.
Chicago’s 109-105 overtime victory against Philadelphia was its last game as well. It is now on a 3-game winning streak and is 6-4 in its last 10 games. During that stretch, the Bulls are 4-5-1 ATS and are 34-34-3 ATS this season.
Chicago leads the season series 2-1 with a win on Monday and 126-112 road victory to cover as a 5-point underdog in early January. Prior to that, the 76ers beat the Bulls 114-109 to cover as a 2.5-point road favorite in October.
76ers at Bulls odds
Provided by Tipico Sportsbook; access USA TODAY Sports Scores and Sports Betting Odds hub for a full list. Lines last updated at 10:33 a.m. ET.
- Moneyline (ML): 76ers -160 (bet $160 to win $100) | Bulls +140 (bet $100 to win $140)
- Against the spread (ATS): 76ers -3.5 (-112) | Bulls +3.5 (-108)
- Over/Under (O/U): 221.5 (O: -110 | U: -110)
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76ers at Bulls key injuries
- SG James Harden (achilles) questionable
- SF P.J. Tucker (ankle) questionable
- SG Alex Caruso (foot) questionable
- SG Javonte Green (knee) probable
For most recent updates: Official NBA injury report.
76ers at Bulls picks and predictions
76ers 114, Bulls 103
The spread features more value than a moneyline play on a Sixers team that is 8-2 in its last 10 games.
Against the spread
BET 76ERS -3.5 (-105).
The Sixers have bounced back well in recent games after losing outright and against the spread. They are 3-1 in their last 4 games following an outright loss, 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games following a ATS loss, and 4-0 ATS in their last 4 road games. They are also 8-3 ATS playing as a 3-4.5-point favorite this season while Chicago is just 1-5 ATS playing as a 3-4.5-point underdog.
This will be Philadelphia’s 8th time playing the same team in back-to-back games this season; in the 2nd leg of those games they are 7-1 this season.
LEAN UNDER 221.5 (-110).
The Under is 4-3 in Philly’s last 7 games and 3-1 in Chicago’s last 4.
The Under is 12-2 in the Bulls’ last 14 games following a ATS win, 14-3 in their last 17 home games against a team with a winning outright record, and 12-3 in their last 15 games following an outright victory. The Under is also 21-14-1 in Bull’s home games this season.
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