Bulls at Kings Prediction
Will the Chicago Bulls cover the point spread tonight in Sacramento where they'll visit the Kings at 10:00 p.m. ET?
Who Oddsmakers Like: Sacramento. According to oddsmakers from online sports book YouWager, the Kings are 2.5-point home favorites to beat the Bulls, who opened as 3-point underdogs. The total, meanwhile, hit the board at 210.5 and is now sitting at 211.5 points.
Who Public Bettors Like: Chicago. As of Monday afternoon, 56% of the betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks are on the Bulls to cover the point spread.
Who We Like: The Bulls have covered the point spread in seven of their last 10 trips to Sacramento and the road team is an impressive 21-8-2 at the betting window in the last 31 meetings between these two teams in this series.
Chicago is also 14-6 against the number in its last 20 games playing on one day of rest, is 11-5 against the spread in its last 16 road games and is 8-2-1 at the betting window in its last 11 games when playing a team with a losing record. The Bulls have also covered in 14 of their last 20 games on Monday night.
On the other side, the Kings are 0-5 against the spread in their last five home games, are 2-10 against the number in their last 12 games versus a team with a losing record and are 0-4 at the betting window in their last four home games versus an opponent with a losing road record. They're also just 8-21-1 ATS in their last 30 games when their opponent allows 100 points or more in its previous game.
MONDAY NBA PREDICTION: CHICAGO BULLS +2.5