The Chicago Bulls will take on the Washington Wizards at 8 p.m. ET Friday at United Center. Chicago is 25-10 overall and 13-4 at home, while Washington is 19-19 overall and 9-12 on the road. The Bulls have won eight consecutive games, while the Wizards have lost four of their last six games.
The Bulls have won four of the past five games between the teams. Chicago is favored by 5.5 points in the latest Bulls vs. Wizards odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 224.5. Before entering any Wizards vs. Bulls picks, you’ll want to see the NBA predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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- Bulls vs. Wizards spread: Bulls -5.5
- Bulls vs. Wizards over-under: 224.5 points
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What you need to know about the Bulls
The Bulls outlasted the Orlando Magic on Monday, 102-98 as DeMar DeRozan (29 points) and Zach LaVine (27 points) were the top scorers for Chicago. The Bulls are 15 games over .500 for the first time since March of 2015. They have also won eight straight games for the first time since February and March of 2012.
DeRozan hit a game-winning three-pointer in a 120-119 win over the Wizards on Jan. 1. DeRozan (26.9 PPG) and LaVine (26.3) are the only pair of teammate averaging at least 25 points per game. Alex Caruso (health and safety protocols) is out for Friday’s game as is Javonte Green (adductor).
What you need to know about the Wizards
Washington lost 114-111 to the Houston Rockets on Wednesday on a three-pointer from Houston’s Kevin Porter Jr. as time expired. Bradley Beal led Washington with 27 points but fouled out with 9:10 left in the game. Kyle Kuzma added 24 points and nine rebounds.
After starting the year 12-7 through their first 19 games, the Wizards are the inverse at 7-12 through their last 19 games. Despite their record putting them in ninth place in the East, their average point differential of -2.2 is 13th in the conference. Davis Bertans (foot) is listed as doubtful, while Montrezl Harrell (health and safety protocols) is questionable for Friday. Out for Washington are Rui Hachimura (reconditioning), Thomas Bryant (knee) and Brad Wanamaker (protocols).
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