Milwaukee Bucks vs Chicago Bulls Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, Apr. 22

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Apr 22, 2022, 4:30 PM
  • The Bucks are -2.5 favorites vs. the Bulls
  • Total (Over/Under): 222.5 points
  • Friday, April 22, 2022 at 8:30pm EDT
  • Watch the game on NBCS-CHI & BSWI

The Milwaukee Bucks visit United Center to take on the Chicago Bulls on Friday. Tipoff is scheduled for 8:30pm EDT in Chicago.

The Bucks are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -2.5 (-110).

So far this NBA season, the Bucks are 39-45 against the spread, while the Bulls are 45-39 against the spread.

The Bucks vs Bulls Over/Under is 222.5 total points for the game.


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Bucks vs. Bulls Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Milwaukee Bucks-2.5 -110O 222.5 -110-145
Chicago Bulls +2.5 -110U 222.5 -110120

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

  • 39-45 against the Spread (-10.5 Units / -11.36% ROI)
  • 52-32 against the Moneyline (-24.2 Units / -8.27% ROI)
  • 43-41 against the Over for game total points (-2.1 Units / -2.27% ROI)
  • 41-43 against the Under for game total points (-6.3 Units / -6.82% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have hit the 3Q Game Total Over in 27 of their last 41 away games (+14.90 Units / 33% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have hit the 2Q Game Total Over in 40 of their last 67 games (+11.43 Units / 16% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have hit the 4Q Game Total Under in 47 of their last 81 games (+10.84 Units / 12% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have covered the 1Q Spread in 40 of their last 69 games (+10.21 Units / 13% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have hit the Game Total Over in 25 of their last 39 games (+9.60 Units / 22% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have only hit the Team Total Under in 29 of their last 74 games (-19.32 Units / -23% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have only hit the 3Q Game Total Under in 28 of their last 74 games (-19.26 Units / -24% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have only hit the 4Q Game Total Over in 33 of their last 81 games (-18.95 Units / -21% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have only hit the 2Q Game Total Under in 26 of their last 67 games (-18.17 Units / -25% ROI)
  • The Milwaukee Bucks have only hit the Game Total Under in 27 of their last 65 games (-14.80 Units / -21% ROI)
  • Against the spread this NBA season, the Bulls have gone:

    • 45-39 against the Spread (+2.1 Units / 2.27% ROI)
    • 47-37 against the Moneyline (+8.6 Units / 5.73% ROI)
    • 40-42 against the Over for game total points (-6.2 Units / -6.71% ROI)
    • 42-40 against the Under for game total points (-2 Units / -2.16% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have hit the 1Q Game Total Under in 21 of their last 30 games (+13.28 Units / 40% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have hit the 4Q Game Total Over in 46 of their last 76 games (+13.00 Units / 16% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have hit the 3Q Game Total Over in 22 of their last 32 games at home (+11.87 Units / 34% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have hit the Moneyline in 27 of their last 41 games at home (+11.70 Units / 13% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have hit the 1H Game Total Under in 21 of their last 30 games (+11.34 Units / 35% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have only covered the 3Q Spread in 26 of their last 73 games (-23.30 Units / -29% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have only hit the 4Q Game Total Under in 30 of their last 76 games (-20.54 Units / -25% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have only covered the 1Q Spread in 25 of their last 67 games (-19.81 Units / -27% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have only hit the 1Q Game Total Over in 7 of their last 30 games (-16.20 Units / -49% ROI)
  • The Chicago Bulls have only hit the 1H Game Total Over in 35 of their last 84 games (-15.53 Units / -17% ROI)
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    Milwaukee Bucks: Keys to the Game vs. the Chicago Bulls

    The Bucks are 38-4 (.905) when forcing an eFG of 50% or worse since the start of the 2020-21 season — 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .776

    The Bucks are 36-17 (.679) when shooting 80% or better from the free throw line since the start of the 2020-21 season — 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .558

    The Bucks are 23-10 (.697) when allowing fewer than 10 second chance points since the start of the 2020-21 season — 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .540

    The Bucks are 67-14 (.827) when winning the rebounding margin since the start of the 2020-21 season — 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .701

    Chicago Bulls: Keys to the Game vs. the Milwaukee Bucks

    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

    Injury Report: Bulls vs. Bucks - Friday's Game, Apr. 22

  • Matt Thomas (Bulls): Thomas is out for Friday's (Apr. 21) game against the Bucks.
  • Lonzo Ball (Bulls): The Bulls announced that Ball won't return this season.
  • George Hill (Bucks): Hill is out for Friday's (Apr. 22) game against the Bulls.
  • Khris Middleton (Bucks): The Bucks announced that Middleton has a sprained left MCL and will be re-evaluated in two weeks.
  • Milwaukee Bucks Offensive Stats & Trends

    The Bucks averaged 120.1 points per game (8,649 points/72 games) last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 111.8

    The Bucks have made 14.1 three-pointers per game this season — 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: 12.3

    The Bucks averaged 59.2 points per game (4,264 points/72 games) in the second half last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 54.8

    The Bucks shot 48% (1,551/3,213) in the second half last season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 46%

    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

    Milwaukee Bucks Defensive Stats & Trends

    The Bucks averaged 37.8 defensive rebounds per game (2,724 rebounds/72 games) last season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.4

    The Bucks have averaged 37.1 defensive rebounds per game (4,893 rebounds/132 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.3

    The Bucks have averaged 36.2 defensive rebounds per game (2,169 rebounds/60 games) this season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.2

    The Bucks have averaged 4.1 blocks per game (244 blocks/60 games) this season — tied for 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.8

    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


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