The Detroit Pistons and the Chicago Bulls are set to square off in a Central Division matchup at 8 p.m. ET on Tuesday at the United Center. Chicago is 26-11 overall and 14-4 at home, while the Pistons are 9-30 overall and 3-17 on the road. The Bulls saw a nine-game winning streak come to an end on Sunday, while the Pistons have won four of their past six games.
The Bulls have won the last nine games between the teams dating back to November of 2019. Chicago is favored by 13 points in the latest Bulls vs. Pistons odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 219.5. Before entering any Pistons vs. Bulls picks, you’ll want to see the NBA predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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- Bulls vs. Pistons spread: Bulls -13
- Bulls vs. Pistons over-under: 219.5 points
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What you need to know about the Bulls
Chicago lost to the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday, 113-99 on the road, despite DeMar DeRozan who had 20 points and eight assists. The Bulls were down four entering the fourth quarter but were then outscored 30-20 in the final frame. Chicago was held to under 100 points for the first time since Dec. 11.
The Bulls are averaging 111.3 points per game, which ranks eighth in the NBA. They are 14-4 at home which is the best mark in the Eastern Conference. Alex Caruso (foot, health and safety protocols) and Javonte Green (adductor) are out for Tuesday.
What you need to know about the Pistons
Detroit bagged a 126-116 upset victory over the Utah Jazz on Monday as the Pistons overcame a 35-21 first quarter deficit. Cade Cunningham shot 5-for-9 from beyond the arc and finished with a career-high 29 points to go along with eight assists. Saddiq Bey shot 5-for-7 from downtown and finished with 29 points and six boards.
Bey has scored 20-plus points in nine of his last 13 games as he’s taken advantage of more playing time with so many Pistons players out. Detroit will be shorthanded again tonight as Jerami Grant (thumb), Frank Jackson (protocols) and Kelly Olynyk (knee) are out while Cory Joseph (knee) is doubtful. Also, the team recently traded for Bol Bol from the Denver Nuggets but he is not yet with the team.
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