Chicago Bulls vs Miami Heat Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, Feb. 28

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Feb 28, 2022, 4:13 PM
  • The Heat (38-21) are -4.5 favorites vs. the Bulls (39-21)
  • Total (Over/Under): 224.5 points
  • Monday, February 28, 2022 at 7:30pm EST
  • Watch the game on BSSUN & NBCS-CHI

The Chicago Bulls visit FTX Arena to take on the Miami Heat on Monday. Tipoff is scheduled for 7:30pm EST in Miami.

The Heat are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -4.5 (-110).

So far this NBA season, the Bulls are 37-24 against the spread, while the Heat are 34-26 against the spread.

The Bulls vs Heat Over/Under is 224.5 total points for the game.


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Bulls vs. Heat Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Chicago Bulls+4.5 -110O 224.5 -110155
Miami Heat -4.5 -110U 224.5 -110-190

Against the spread this NBA season, the Bulls have gone:

  • 37-24 against the Spread (+10.6 Units / 15.81% ROI)
  • 39-22 against the Moneyline (+12.9 Units / 10.68% ROI)
  • 32-27 against the Over for game total points (+2.3 Units / 3.43% ROI)
  • 27-32 against the Under for game total points (-8.2 Units / -12.22% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have covered the 2Q Spread in 30 of their last 48 games (+13.55 Units / 26% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have covered the 3Q Game Total Over in 23 of their last 33 games (+12.95 Units / 36% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have covered the 4Q Game Total Over in 33 of their last 53 games (+11.00 Units / 19% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have covered the Spread in 37 of their last 61 games (+10.60 Units / 16% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have covered the Team Total Over in 27 of their last 42 games (+9.61 Units / 19% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have only covered the 1Q Spread in 15 of their last 44 games (-16.70 Units / -35% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have only covered the 3Q Game Total Under in 9 of their last 33 games (-16.36 Units / -45% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have only covered the 4Q Game Total Under in 20 of their last 53 games (-16.24 Units / -28% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have only covered the Team Total Under in 20 of their last 52 games (-16.12 Units / -27% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have only covered the Game Total Under in 16 of their last 43 games (-11.50 Units / -24% ROI)

Against the spread this NBA season, the Heat have gone:

  • 34-26 against the Spread (+5.3 Units / 7.89% ROI)
  • 40-21 against the Moneyline (+17.75 Units / 12.74% ROI)
  • 37-24 against the Over for game total points (+10.6 Units / 15.8% ROI)
  • 24-37 against the Under for game total points (-16.7 Units / -24.89% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have covered the Moneyline in 33 of their last 49 games (+18.60 Units / 17% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have covered the Game Total Over in 36 of their last 56 games (+14.00 Units / 23% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have covered the 2Q Game Total Over in 27 of their last 40 games (+12.58 Units / 28% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have covered the 1H Moneyline in 25 of their last 35 games (+12.36 Units / 20% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have covered the 1H Game Total Over in 26 of their last 39 games (+11.97 Units / 28% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have only covered the Game Total Under in 20 of their last 56 games (-19.60 Units / -32% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have only covered the 2Q Game Total Under in 21 of their last 56 games (-17.36 Units / -28% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have only covered the Team Total Under in 20 of their last 56 games (-16.90 Units / -27% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have only covered the 1H Game Total Under in 15 of their last 43 games (-15.77 Units / -33% ROI)
  • The Miami Heat have only covered the 1Q Game Total Over in 25 of their last 60 games (-11.95 Units / -18% ROI)

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Chicago Bulls: Keys to the Game vs. the Miami Heat

The Bulls are 15-5 (.750) when allowing fewer than 10 second chance points this season — tied for 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .524

The Bulls are 17-2 (.895) when forcing an eFG of 50% or worse this season — 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .769

The Bulls are 9-5 (.643) when allowing 12 or more offensive rebounds this season — 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .514

Miami Heat: Keys to the Game vs. the Chicago Bulls

The Heat are 27-10 (.730) when shooting 80% or better from the free throw line this season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .555

The Heat are 19-7 (.731) when they win the turnover margin this season — 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .561

The Heat are 23-8 (.742) when scoring more second chance points than their opponent this season — tied for 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .535

The Heat are 12-4 (.750) when allowing fewer than 10 second chance points this season — tied for 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .524

Injury Report: Heat vs. Bulls - Monday's Game, Feb. 28

  • Victor Oladipo (Heat): Oladipo has yet to be cleared for full-court work, according to David Aldridge of The Athletic.
  • Markieff Morris (Heat): Morris has not played in a few months an no timetable has been announced for his return.
  • Kyle Lowry (Heat): Lowry is out for Monday's (Feb. 28) game against Chicago.
  • Caleb Martin (Heat): Martin is questionable for Monday's (Feb. 28) game against Chicago.
  • Nikola Vucevic (Bulls): Vucevic is probable for Monday's (Feb. 28) game against Miami.
  • Patrick Williams (Bulls): There is a chance Williams could return before the end of the regular season, according to a report from the Chicago Sun-Times.
  • Alex Caruso (Bulls): The Bulls announced that Caruso will be re-evaluated in 6-8 weeks after he has surgery to repair his fractured right wrist.
  • Lonzo Ball (Bulls): The Bullls announced that Ball will undergo surgery on his left knee and is expected to return in 6-8 weeks.

Chicago Bulls Offensive Stats & Trends

The Bulls are shooting 39% from three (502/1,295) this season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 35%

The Bulls have 18.6 free throw attempts per game since the start of the 2020-21 season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 21.4

The Bulls are shooting 40% from three (258/641) in the first half this season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 35%

The Bulls have averaged 0.55 points per possession (4,780 points/9,111 possessions) this season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 0.52

Miami Heat Offensive Stats & Trends

The Heat averaged 8.0 offensive rebounds per game (579 rebounds/72 games) last season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 9.8

The Heat are shooting 37% from three (605/1,617) this season — tied for 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 35%

The Heat have made 605 three-pointers this season — 7th most among NBA teams

The Heat attempted 2,606 threes last season — 10th most among NBA teams

Chicago Bulls Defensive Stats & Trends

The Bulls averaged 6.7 steals per game (482 steals/72 games) last season — 4th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.5

The Bulls have averaged 4.3 blocks per game (247 blocks/58 games) at home since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for 4th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 5.0

The Bulls averaged 4.2 blocks per game (304 blocks/72 games) last season — 4th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.9

The Bulls have averaged 6.7 steals per game (390 steals/58 games) at home since the start of the 2020-21 season — 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6

Miami Heat Defensive Stats & Trends

The Heat have averaged 3.6 blocks per game (217 blocks/61 games) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.8

The Heat have averaged 3.7 blocks per game (436 blocks/117 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.9

The Heat have averaged 3.3 blocks per game (150 blocks/45 games) this season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.8

The Heat averaged 4.0 blocks per game (286 blocks/72 games) last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.9


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