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The stage is set for an NBA game between the Bulls and Celtics on November 21st, 2022, in Chicago, IL at United Center, and be sure to check out the picks and predictions to win with your bets.
Introduction to the Bulls vs. Celtics betting tip and prediction
This Eastern Conference clash will be played on November 21st, 2022, at 19:00. The Bulls enters as 6 point underdogs in the contest. In the previous game between these two teams, the Bulls were 18.5 point underdogs but lost the game to Celtics, 117-94. The over/under for the upcoming game is 227.5 points. In the previous meeting, the over/under was 211.5 points, and the under was victorious.
We all know how important the 3-point shot is to the game of basketball in the 2022-2023 season, so let us take a look at home these teams fare from long distances. The Bulls are making 35.3 percent of their 3-pointers this season. The Celtics are converting on 39 percent of their 3-pointers. Bulls are attempting 33 percent of its shots from behind the 3-point line. Celtics are taking 48 percent of their field goal attempts from a 3-point distance.
How are the Bulls playing this season?
The Bulls comes into this game with a 6-10 record, and they are currently 12th in the Eastern Conference standings. The Bulls are 3-7 in their last 10 games.
Did the Bulls win their most recent game?
No, Bulls fell to the Magic, 108-107. DeMar DeRozan scored 41 points in the loss.
Best scorer for the Bulls
The leading scorer for the Bulls this season is DeMar DeRozan, who is averaging 25.2 points per game. DeRozan also is the team leader in minutes played per game with 34.19. He scored 16 points on 6-for-16 shooting in his previous regular-season meeting against the Celtics. In the last game, he scored 48.5 points in DraftKings and 46.8 fantasy points in FanDuel.
Other Team Leaders for the Bulls
Coming into the November 21st, 2022 contest, Nikola Vucevic leads the Bulls with 11.7 rebounds per game. In the last match, he made 53.5 points in DraftKings and 54.7 fantasy points in FanDuel. DeMar DeRozan has a team-high 4.3 assists per game. He scored 48.5 DraftKings points and 46.8 FanDuel fantasy game points in the last game. The steals leader for the Bulls is Alex Caruso (1.3 steals per game). He has 15.75 DraftKings fantasy points and 14.7 FanDuel fantasy points for the last game. In terms of swatting shots, Patrick Williams is leading the way for the Bulls with 1.1 blocks per game. His DFS production in the last game is as follows: 24.75 DraftKings fantasy points and 23.9 FanDuel fantasy points per game.
Bulls Team Analysis
The Bulls’ point differential this season is -1.1 points per game, which ranks 22nd in the NBA. They are averaging 110.5 points per game while allowing 111.6 points per game. In terms of 3-pointers, the Bulls are making 10.1 shots per game, which ranks 28th in the NBA. From the free-throw line, the Bulls are making 19.6 per game, which ranks 7th in the NBA.
Projected Bulls Starting Lineup and Injuries
The Bulls plan on having these starting five for the game: Nikola Vucevic, Patrick Williams, DeMar DeRozan, Zach LaVine and Ayo Dosunmu. In their last meeting against the Celtics, the Bulls’ starting lineup consisted of Nikola Vucevic, DeMar DeRozan, Patrick Williams, Zach LaVine and Ayo Dosunmu. For the upcoming matchup, the Bulls has the following injury: Lonzo Ball is out (knee).
How are the Celtics playing this season?
The Celtics head this game with a 13-3 record, and they are currently 1st in the Eastern Conference standings. The Celtics are 9-1 in their last 10 games.
Did the Celtics win their most recent game?
Yes, Celtics defeated the Pelicans, 117-109. Jaylen Brown scored 27 points in the victory.
Best scorer for the Celtics
The leading scorer for the Celtics this season is Jayson Tatum, who is averaging 30.3 points per game. Jayson Tatum also leads the team in minutes played per game with 37.33. He scored 16 points on 5-for-18 shooting in his previous regular season meeting against the Bulls. In the last game, scored 43.75 DraftKings fantasy points and 39.4 FanDuel fantasy points.
Other Team Leaders for the Celtics
Jayson Tatum is leading the way with 7.4 rebounds per game. In his last game of the season, he scored 43.75 points in DraftKings and 39.4 in FanDuel. Marcus Smart is dishing out a team-high 7.1 assists per game In terms of steals, the Celtics’ leader is Marcus Smart with 1.1 steals per game. His DFS points in the last match were the following: 0 DraftKings fantasy points and 0 FanDuel fantasy points. The blocks’ leader for the Celtics is Jayson Tatum, who is sending back 1.3 shots per game. He scored 43.75 DraftKings fantasy points and 39.4 FanDuel fantasy points in his last game.
Celtics Team Analysis
The Celtics’ point differential this season is 7.2 points per game, which ranks 3rd in the NBA. They are averaging 120.2 points per game while allowing 113 points per game. In terms of 3-pointers, the Celtics are making 16.2 shots per game, which ranks 1st in the NBA. From the free-throw line, the Celtics are making 19.1 per game, which ranks 13th in the NBA.
Projected Celtics’ Starting Lineup and Injuries
The Celtics are starting these five players for the game: Al Horford, Grant Williams, Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown and Marcus Smart. In their last meeting against the Bulls, the Celtics’ starting five were Daniel Theis, Al Horford, Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown and Marcus Smart. For the upcoming matchup, Celtics has the following injuries: Jaylen Brown is probable (knee), Danilo Gallinari is out (knee), Al Horford is probable (back) and Marcus Smart is probable (ankle).
Bet suggestions for this game
Spread betting suggestion
With the Bulls coming into this game as 6 point underdogs the suggestion is to bet at the Celtics.
Money Line betting suggestion
Bulls are a 6 money line underdog for the game against the Celtics, and the suggestion is to pick the Celtics.
Over/Under betting suggestion
The over/under for the Bulls and Celtics is 227.5 points, so the suggestion is to take the over.
Will there be Overtime?
The Bulls and Celtics have combined for an impressive 2 overtime games this season, and therefore, there is value in betting if there will be overtime for this contest.
Bulls vs Celtics betting tip: FAQs
The game will be played on November 21st, 2022.
The contest will take place at United Center in Chicago, IL.
The Bulls have a 6-10 record thus far this season, they are the 12th seed in the Eastern Conference standings. Meanwhile, the Celtics are 13-3, they own the 1st spot in the Eastern Conference.
The last time that the Bulls and Celtics played, the Celtics won, 117-94.
Bulls are underdogs by 6 points for the November 21st, 2022 game. In the previous meeting, the Bulls were a 18.5 point underdog. They lost the game against Celtics, 117-94.
The over/under is 227.5 points for the November 21st, 2022 game. The last time the Bulls and Celtics faced each other, the over/under was 211.5. Bettors who took the under won. The teams combined for 211 points.
The matchup on November 21st, 2022, is the third game between the Bulls and Celtics this season. The next contest between these two teams will be on January 10, 2023 at the TD Garden.