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The Bulls and Kings will tip-off on February 03th, 2024, in an NBA game 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. Kings betting tip and prediction
On February 03th, 2024, at 19:00, the Eastern Conference will face off against the Western Conference in this NBA clash. The Bulls enters as -1.5 point favorites in the contest. In the previous game between these two teams, the Bulls were 3.5 point underdogs but lost the game to Kings, 117-114. The over/under for the upcoming game is 229 points. In the previous meeting, the over/under was 225.5 points, and the over was victorious.
The 2023-2024 basketball season underscores the importance of the 3-point shot in the game. Let’s assess how teams are performing from long range. The Bulls are currently making 35.7% of their 3-pointers, demonstrating their sharpshooting ability. In contrast, the Kings are converting on 37% of their 3-point attempts, showcasing their proficiency in long-range shooting. When it comes to shot selection, the Bulls are attempting 37% of their shots from beyond the 3-point line, while the Kings are opting for 44% of their field goal attempts from downtown.
How are the Bulls playing this season?
The Bulls comes into this game with a 23-26 record, and they are currently 9th in the Eastern Conference standings. The Bulls are 5-5 in their last 10 games.
Did the Bulls win their most recent game?
Yes, Bulls defeated the Hornets, 117-110. DeMar DeRozan scored 33 points in the victory.
Best scorer for the Bulls
The leading scorer for the Bulls this season is DeMar DeRozan, who is averaging 22 points per game. He scored 33 points on 10-for-20 shooting in his previous regular-season meeting against the Kings. In the last game, he scored 26 points in DraftKings and 25.3 fantasy points in FanDuel.
Other Team Leaders for the Bulls
Coming into the February 03th, 2024 contest, Nikola Vucevic leads the Bulls with 10.5 rebounds per game. In the last match, he made 47.5 points in DraftKings and 46.9 fantasy points in FanDuel. DeMar DeRozan has a team-high 5.3 assists per game. He scored 26 DraftKings points and 25.3 FanDuel fantasy game points in the last game. The steals leader for the Bulls is Alex Caruso (1.3 steals per game). He has 27.75 DraftKings fantasy points and 29.5 FanDuel fantasy points for the last game. In terms of swatting shots, Alex Caruso is leading the way for the Bulls with 1 blocks per game. His DFS production in the last game is as follows: 27.75 DraftKings fantasy points and 29.5 FanDuel fantasy points per game.
Bulls Team Analysis
The Bulls’ point differential this season is -1 points per game, which ranks 19th in the NBA. They are averaging 111 points per game while allowing 112 points per game. In terms of 3-pointers, the Bulls are making 11.7 shots per game, which ranks 25th in the NBA. From the free-throw line, the Bulls are making 16.4 per game, which ranks 22nd in the NBA.
Projected Bulls Starting Lineup and Injuries
In their last meeting against the Kings, the Bulls’ starting lineup consisted of Nikola Vucevic, DeMar DeRozan, Zach LaVine, Alex Caruso and Patrick Beverley. For the upcoming matchup, the Bulls has the following injuries: Lonzo Ball is out (knee), Torrey Craig is out (heel) Zach LaVine is out (ankle), Dalen Terry is questionable (ankle) and Patrick Williams is out (foot).
How are the Kings playing this season?
The Kings head this game with a 28-19 record, and they are currently 5th in the Western Conference standings. The Kings are 5-5 in their last 10 games.
Did the Kings win their most recent game?
Yes, Kings defeated the Pacers, 133-122. De’Aaron Fox scored 32 points in the victory.
Best scorer for the Kings
The leading scorer for the Kings this season is De’Aaron Fox, who is averaging 27.1 points per game. De’Aaron Fox also leads the team in minutes played per game with 35.62. He scored 32 points on 12-for-17 shooting in his previous regular season meeting against the Bulls.
Other Team Leaders for the Kings
Domantas Sabonis is leading the way with 13 rebounds per game. Domantas Sabonis is dishing out a team-high 8 assists per game. In terms of steals, the Kings’ leader is De’Aaron Fox with 1.7 steals per game. The blocks’ leader for the Kings is Domantas Sabonis, who is sending back 0.6 shots per game.
Kings Team Analysis
The Kings’ point differential this season is 0.9 points per game, which ranks 14th in the NBA. They are averaging 118.4 points per game while allowing 117.5 points per game. In terms of 3-pointers, the Kings are making 14.9 shots per game, which ranks 4th in the NBA. From the free-throw line, the Kings are making 16.1 per game, which ranks 27th in the NBA.
Projected Kings’ Starting Lineup and Injuries
In their last meeting against the Bulls, the Kings’ starting five were Domantas Sabonis, Keegan Murray, Harrison Barnes, Kevin Huerter and De’Aaron Fox. For the upcoming matchup, Kings has the following injury: Sasha Vezenkov is out (ankle).
Bet suggestions for this game
Spread betting suggestion
With the Bulls coming into this game as -1.5 point favorites the suggestion is to bet at the Kings.
Money Line betting suggestion
Bulls are a -1.5 money line favorite for the game against the Kings, and the suggestion is to pick the Kings.
Over/Under betting suggestion
The over/under for the Bulls and Kings is 229 points, so the suggestion is to take the over.
Will there be Overtime?
The Bulls and Kings have combined for an impressive 10 overtime games this season, and therefore, there is value in betting if there will be overtime for this contest.
Bulls vs Kings betting tip: FAQs
The game will be played on February 03th, 2024.
The contest will take place at United Center in Chicago, IL.
The Bulls have a 23-26 record thus far this season, they are the 9th seed in the Eastern Conference standings. Meanwhile, the Kings are 28-19, they own the 5th spot in the Western Conference.
The last time that the Bulls and Kings played, the Kings won, 117-114.
Bulls are favorites by -1.5 points for the February 03th, 2024 game. In the previous meeting, the Bulls were a 3.5 point underdog. They lost the game against Kings, 117-114.
The over/under is 229 points for the February 03th, 2024 game. The last time the Bulls and Kings faced each other, the over/under was 225.5. Bettors who took the over won. The teams combined for 231 points.
The matchup on February 03th, 2024, is the first game between the Bulls and Kings this season. The next contest between these two teams will be on March 05, 2024 at the Golden 1 Center.