Where: United Center, Chicago, IL
When: Saturday, January 18, 8:00 PM. ET.
The Chicago Bulls will be going for their second consecutive home win when they take on the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday night.
Cavaliers Going For Third Consecutive Win Over BullsThe Cavaliers have struggled this season, but they will go into this game with a lot of confidence because they defeated the Bulls when they met earlier this season and have won their last two games against Chicago. They will be trying to make it three consecutive wins when they play on Saturday.
Cleveland has struggled offensively this season, averaging 104.9 points per game. The team is shooting 45 percent from the field and 34 percent from three-point range. They finished with 103 points in their last game and will need to do a better job offensively if they want to get past the Bulls.
Collin Sexton led the way for the Cavaliers with 25 points and two steals. Cedi Osman finished with 21 points and three rebounds, while Matthew Dellavedova added 14 points and two assists for the Cavs.
Cleveland has struggled defensively, holding opponents to 114 points per game. They gave up 128 points in their last game and will need significantly better performance if they want to pick up the win.
Bulls Going For Second Win In Last Three Home GamesThe Bulls snapped their four-game home losing streak with a win over the Washington Wizards on Wednesday and will try to keep the momentum going with a win over the Cavaliers, which will give them their second home win in a row and second in their last three games.
Chicago has struggled offensively, averaging 106 points per game. The team is shooting 43 percent from the field and 35 percent from three-point range. They finished with 115 points in their last game and will need another solid performance to give themselves a chance to win this game.
Zach LaVine led the way for the Bulls with 30 points, seven rebounds, and seven assists. Tomas Satoransky finished with 18 points and five assists, while Thaddeus Young added 18 points and eight rebounds for the Bulls.
Chicago has also played well defensively, holding opponents to 107.7 points per game. They gave up 106 points in their last game and will need another good defensive effort to beat the Cavaliers on Saturday.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Cleveland is:
- 4-6 ATS in their last 10 games.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Chicago is:
- 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games vs. a team with a winning % below .400.
- 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 0 day's rest.