|Written by Michael|
Bet on the NBAThe Chicago Bulls will be playing against the Milwaukee Bucks in a Central Division matchup.
The Bulls have the best record in the NBA with a 32-8 record while the Bucks are 15-23 and are sixteen games behind the Bulls in the division. The Bulls have won the past three games with the Bucks this year with the most recent being a 110-91 win on February 22.
The Chicago Bulls are looking to extend their seven game winning streak. This is the longest winning streak that the Bulls have had so far this year. Richard Hamilton will not be playing for the Bulls. He currently has a shoulder injury and played in only one minute of the Bulls' last game, a 92-72 win over Indiana on Monday.
Derrick Rose is leading the Bulls with 22.4 points per game. Rose is also getting 7.7 assists in each game. Joakim Noah is getting 10.4 rebounds in each game.
The Milwaukee Bucks won on Monday against Philadelphia but they have lost three of their last five. The Bucks are also 9-8 at home at the Bradley Center. Stephen Jackson has been out since February 20 with a hamstring injury. He had been getting 10.5 points per game. It is unclear as to whether or not Luc Richard Mbah a Moute will miss the game. He was out on Monday with a sore knee.
Mike Dunleavy has experienced an increased role with the Bucks in recent games. He is getting 10.8 points per game and has even started a few games recently. Brandon Jennings is the only real consistent starter for the team though. He is getting 18.9 points per game and also leads the Bucks with 1.5 steals and 5.5 assists per game.
The Bulls are -7.5 favorites for the game. The over/under for the game is 195. There is a -105 payout for under bets and a -115 payout for over bets. This will be a strong game but the Bulls are still the favorites, as the NBA odds recognize the strength of the Chicago team this year.