Bulls vs Wizards: NBA Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 8, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 8, 2021

A pair of the league’s best scorers face off when Zach LaVine (eighth, 27.0 PPG) and the Chicago Bulls (9-13) host Bradley Beal (third, 33.2 PPG) and the Washington Wizards (5-15) on Monday, February 8 at 8:00 PM ET on NBCS-CHI. The Bulls are  favorites. The over/under is set at for the matchup.

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from DraftKings Sportsbook as of February 8, 2021, 6:42 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Bulls vs Wizards Betting Odds

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Injury Report as of February 8

Bulls:
Otto Porter Jr.: Day To Day (Back),
Wendell Carter Jr.: Out (Quad),
Lauri Markkanen: Day To Day (Shoulder)

Wizards:
Russell Westbrook: Day To Day (Rest),
Thomas Bryant: Out For Season (Left knee)

Bulls and Wizards Records ATS

  • Chicago has compiled a 13-9 record against the spread this season.
  • When favored by at least 2 points, the Bulls are 1-2 against the spread in 2020-21.
  • Chicago and its opponents have outscored the set over/under in 54.5% of its games this season (12/22).
  • Washington holds a losing record ATS this season with eight wins and 11 losses ATS.
  • When they play as at least a 2-point underdog, the Wizards often have trouble covering with only a 0-4 record against the spread.
  • Washington and its opponents have regularly hit the over this season, doing so in 57.9% (11) of its 19 games played.

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Head to Head

In their last meeting, the Bulls took down the Wizards 133-130. Otto Porter Jr. led the Bulls with 28 points, and Thomas Bryant paced the Wizards with 28. The Bulls covered the spread as 7.5-point underdogs, and the teams put up a total of 263 total points to go over the 236-point over/under.

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
12/31/2020 Wizards Wizards -7.5 236 -305 246 Regular Season 133-130 CHI*
12/29/2020 Wizards Wizards -6.5 238 -250 205 Regular Season 115-107 CHI*
  • 12/31/2020 DNP – Bulls: Lauri Markkanen
  • 12/29/2020 DNP –
    Wizards: Rui Hachimura

Scoring Trends

  • Chicago and its opponents have gone over Monday’s 237.5 total in eight out of 22 games (36.4%) this season.
  • In 40% of Washington’s games this season (8 of 20), the total points scored was more than Monday’s 237.5-point over/under.
  • This season the average total for Bulls games is 231.3 points, 6.2 fewer than the over/under of 237.5 points for this contest.
  • The over/under for this contest is 2.2 points more than the average over/under in Wizards’ games this season (235.3 points).
  • The Bulls have an average implied point total of 116.3 this season, which is 3.7 points lower than their implied total in Monday’s game (120).
  • This season, Chicago has outscored its implied point total for this matchup (120) eight times.
  • The average implied point total on the season for the Wizards (120.1) is 2.1 more points than the team’s implied total in this matchup (118).
  • Washington has scored more than 118 points in nine games this season.
  • The Bulls are at the fourth spot in the NBA’s scoring charts (115.1 PPG), while the Wizards allow the most points per game (121.1) in the league.
  • The Bulls have a negative point differential on the season (-25 total points, -1.1 per game), as do the Wizards (-136 total points, -6.9 per game).

Bulls Leaders

  • LaVine leads the Bulls in scoring, racking up 27.0 points per game.
  • LaVine’s points prop total for the game is set at 25.5, 1.5 points less than his season average of 27.0.
  • Wendell Carter Jr. paces Chicago with 8.0 rebounds a game and Coby White leads the team with 5.5 assists per outing.
  • Carter’s rebounding prop over/under for the game is posted at 7.5 boards, 0.5 rebounds lower than his season average of 8.0.
  • LaVine makes 3.3 threes per game to lead the Bulls.
  • LaVine’s three pointers made prop total for the contest is set at 3.5, 0.2 shots higher than his season average of 3.3.
  • Thaddeus Young leads the team with 1.3 steals per game. Daniel Gafford collects 1.2 blocks an outing to pace Chicago.
  • Young’s steals prop total for the contest is set at 1.5, 0.2 steals greater than his season average of 1.3.

Wizards Leaders

  • Russell Westbrook has the top spot on the Wizards rebounds and assists leaderboard, with 9.2 rebounds per game and 9.0 assists per game.
  • Westbrook’s assists prop over/under for the game is listed at 6.5 assists, 2.5 assists lower than his season average of 9.0.
  • Beal has the title of Washington’s top scorer by putting up 33.2 points per game.
  • Beal’s PRA prop over/under for the game is set at 38.5, 4.0 less than his season average of 42.5.
  • Beal is tops from three-point range for the Wizards, hitting 2.6 threes per game.
  • Beal’s three pointers made prop total for the contest is set at 2.5, 0.1 shots lower than his season average of 2.6.
  • Washington’s Beal has the top spot on the team’s steals leaderboard with 1.3 per game and Alex Len is first in blocks with 0.9 per game.
  • Beal’s steals prop over/under for the contest is set at 1.5, 0.2 steals higher than his season average of 1.3.

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