Can Bulls stop skid vs. Pacers?
The Indiana Pacers look to widen their lead over the Chicago Bulls in the standings when the two meet tonight at 7PM ET.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Pacers are favored at home, as they are getting odds of -7.5 points against the Bulls. The over/under total for the game is listed at 202 points.
Indiana is 39-34 overall, 23-13 at home and 36-36-1 against the spread. Chicago is 36-37 overall, 12-23 on the road and 30-43 against the spread. The home team has won all three meetings this season and five straight in this series. The Pacers have covered the spread in all three games this year and six of their last seven against the Bulls.
The Bulls continues to watch their playoff hopes fade as they are now on a four-game losing streak. Chicago now sits 2.5 games out of the eighth spot in the East. The Pacers are 3 games ahead of the Bulls in the seventh spot thanks to winning three of their last four games. Chicago was in action last night and suffered a loss to the Hawks. The Bulls are just 5-10 ATS on no rest this season and they are 3-9 ATS in their last 12 road games. Look for Chicago’s struggles to continue.
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