Will Bulls bounce back vs. Knicks
After being beaten on their home floor by the New York Knicks last night, can the Chicago Bulls return the favor in New York tonight at 7:30PM ET?
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Bulls are favored on the road tonight, as they are getting odds of -5 points against the Knicks. The over/under total for the contest is listed at 204 points.
New York is 29-43 on the season, 16-19 at home and 38-34 against the spread. Chicago is 36-34 overall, 12-21 on the road and 29-41 against the spread. The Knicks have won two of the three meetings this season, including a 115-107 win in Chicago on Wednesday night.
The loss for the Bulls last night put them a game out of the eighth spot in the Eastern Conference playoff chase. It also snapped a three-game win streak for Chicago. The win for the Knicks snapped a three-game losing streak. Don’t look for lightning to strike twice tonight, as the Knicks are just 2-9 ATS in their last 11 home games. Chicago needs to be in urgency mode following last night’s loss. They must win these games against losing teams. Look for them to be re-focused tonight.
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