Bulls at Mavericks 1/17/21 – NBA Betting Odds & Picks
Chicago Bulls vs. Dallas Mavericks
NBA: 3:00 PM EST
Jan. 17, 2021
Chicago will try to stop their losing on the road in this game here. The Bulls are coming in after losing their last game to the Thunder by a 127-125 score in overtime. The recent losing skid ended up dropping the Bulls to a 4-8 record on the year.
This year the Bulls ended up putting in a total of 116.8 points per game while shooting at a clip of 47.6% on the year. The Chicago defense has allowed a total of 121.6 points per game. When it came to rebounding the Bulls have only managed to get 44.4 board per game.
Dallas heads to the game to play at home after losing in their last game on the court. The loss came against the Milwaukee Bucks by a score of 112-109. Following up the loss the Mavericks have dropped to a 6-5 record overall on the year.
On the season the Mavericks have put in a total of 109.4 points per game. The shooting for Dallas is sitting at 45.3% on the year. The defense for Dallas has allowed a total of 105.1 points per game. When it comes to rebounding Dallas has managed to get 44.8 boards per game.
Recent Betting Trends:
Chicago are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Chicago's last 6 games.
Dallas are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Dallas' last 5 games.
Free Betting Pick: Dallas Mavericks -7.5
The game here will see a struggling Bulls team coming in to face a Dallas team that has been playing good on the year, but did have a loss in their last game. The Mavericks were able to keep the game close in the loss and ended up losing by only 3 points. Look for the Chicago team to come into the game and play strong, but the defense for Dallas coupled with a consistent offense is what makes the difference in the game. Final Score, Dallas Mavericks win and cover 114-106.