Indiana Pacers at Chicago Bulls Free NBA Picks & Odds
by Guy Bruhn - 11/14/2014
Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 8:00 PM
United Center in Chicago
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The Indiana Pacers, who are 1-3 on the road this season, will visit the Chicago Bulls on Saturday night in a Central Division matchup. This will be their first of four games against each other this season.
The Pacers and the Bulls played an entertaining four-game regular season series last year, with both teams picking up two wins. The home team had the advantage as neither team was able to pick up a road win.
Pacers center Roy Hibbert has played against the Bulls 23 times in his career and has averaged 8.9 points and 7.2 rebounds per game. Donald Sloan has averaged 7.2 points per game against Chicago in his career, while small forward Chris Copeland has scored just six points per game against them in seven games.
On Thursday, the Bulls won their second straight game by defeating the Toronto Raptors 100-93 on the road. They made 48.1 percent of their shots in that win and they finished with a 48-38 rebounding advantage.
The Bulls have scored 103.6 points per game this season while giving up 97.8 points per game to their opponents. In his first season in Chicago, Pau Gasol has been great by averaging 19.3 points and 11.1 rebounds per game. Shooting guard Jimmy Butler has continued to improve this year by scoring 19.7 points per game and grabbing 6.3 boards per game.
Indiana Pacers Betting Trends
Indiana Pacers are 6-3-0 Against the Spread
Indiana Pacers are 6-3-0 against the Over/Under
Chicago Bulls Betting Trends
Chicago Bulls are 4-5-0 Against the Spread
Chicago Bulls are 5-3-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
11/14/14 G C.J. Miles Migraine is upgraded to probable Friday vs. Denver
11/07/14 G Rodney Stuckey Foot out indefinitely
11/03/14 F David West Ankle out indefinitely
10/29/14 G George Hill Knee out indefinitely
10/28/14 G C.J. Watson Foot expected to miss 2-3 weeks
08/02/14 F Paul George Leg out for season
11/14/14 G Derrick Rose Hamstring injured last game, doubtful Saturday vs. Indiana
Guy's Pick: Take Chicago
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