Chicago Bulls at Philadelphia 76ers Free NBA Picks & Odds
by Tony Sink - 11/6/2014
Friday, November 7, 2014 at 7:00 PM
Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia
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On Friday, the Chicago Bulls will be going for their fourth win in a row when they go up against the Philadelphia 76ers. These two teams played each other four times a season ago, with the Bulls winning three of those games.
On Wednesday, the Bulls won their third game in a row when they beat the Milwaukee Bucks 95-86 on the road. Their defense was solid in that win, holding the Bucks to just 37.1 percent shooting.
The Bulls are currently in the top 10 in points against by giving up just 95 points per game to their opponents. Sixth man Taj Gibson has come off of the bench to average 17.8 points and 6.3 rebounds per game this season. Shooting guard Jimmy Butler is averaging 19.7 points, 6.3 rebounds and two steals per game.
The 76ers weren't able to pick up their first win of the year on Wednesday as they took a 91-89 loss to the Orlando Magic. They turned the ball over 20 times in that loss and made just 65 percent of their free throws.
Through five games, the winless 76ers are third-worst in scoring with just 90 points scored per game. Their top scorer has been third-year shooting guard Tony Wroten, who has scored 20.8 points per game while dishing out seven assists per game. Their only other player who is averaging double figures is power forward Brandon Davies, who has 12.6 points per game.
Chicago Bulls Betting Trends
Chicago Bulls are 2-3-0 Against the Spread
Chicago Bulls are 2-2-0 against the Over/Under
Philadelphia 76ers Betting Trends
Philadelphia 76ers are 1-3-1 Against the Spread
Philadelphia 76ers are 2-3-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
11/06/14 G Derrick Rose Ankle probable Friday vs. Philadelphia
11/06/14 C Joakim Noah Illness missed last 2 games, probable Friday vs. Philadelphia
11/06/14 F Nerlens Noel Ankle injured last game, "?" Friday vs. Chicago
10/27/14 G Jason Richardson Foot out for season
10/27/14 F Jerami Grant Ankle out indefinitely
10/23/14 F Joel Embiid Foot out indefinitely
10/23/14 G Michael Carter-Williams Shoulder out indefinitely
Tony's Pick: Take Chicago
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