Bulls vs. Rockets Free Pick
The Houston Rockets and Chicago Bulls both need a win tonight when they meet at 7PM ET. Which one will get it?
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Rockets are favored at home, as they are getting odds of -6.5 points against the Bulls. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 215.5 points.
Houston is 37-38 on the season, 20-16 at home and 33-42 against the spread. Chicago is 37-37 overall, 13-23 on the road and 31-43 against the spread. These two have met just once this season, with Chicago getting a 108-100 victory at home. The home team has won and covered the spread in five straight in this series.
The Bulls snapped a four-game losing streak on Tuesday with a win over the Pacers on the road. Chicago is now 2 games out of the eighth seed in the East behind the Pacers. Houston is coming off a 106-100 win over the LeBron-less Cavs on Tuesday. Houston is in a three-way tie with the Jazz and Mavericks for the final two spots in the West. The home team has done well in this series and the Rockets need to avoid these type of losses at home. Look for Houston to build off the win over Cleveland and win big tonight.
THURSDAY’S NBA FREE PICK: HOUSTON ROCKETS -6.5