Bulls vs. Bucks Game 2 Prediction
The Bulls were able to battle back in the second half in Game 1 of their NBA Playoffs Conference Quarterfinals series against the Bucks and covered in the process. Will Chicago cover again in Game 2 as a 10-point dog on Wednesday night at 9:30 p.m. ET?
565 Chicago Bulls (+10) at 566 Milwaukee Bucks (-10); o/u 225
9:30 p.m. ET, Wednesday, April 20, 2022
Venue: Fiserv Forum, Milwaukee, WI
Chicago Bulls DFS Notes
DeMar DeRozan was held to 18 points on 6-of-25 shooting on Sunday, adding eight rebounds, six assists, three steals and three turnovers across 42 minutes in the Game 1 loss to Milwaukee. DeRozan and LaVine were harassed all night by the Milwaukee wings, with both of the Chicago stars struggling to score efficiently, shooting a combined 12-of-44 from the floor — although the duo was also a perfect 10-of-10 at the stripe. LaVine ended his evening with 18 points, 10 rebounds, three assists, two triples, one steal, one block and three turnovers across 36 minutes in the Game 1 loss.
Milwaukee Bucks DFS Notes
Giannis Antetokounmpo recorded a 27-point, 16-rebound double-double during Sunday's Game 1 win over the Bulls, adding three assists, one triple, two blocks and five turnovers in 33 minutes. Giannis dominated today’s game, helping Milwaukee open the game with a 21-9 run and he had his double-double early in the second quarter. The only negative was that he shot just 6-of-11 at the line, but he also finished 10-of-19 from the field and got the win for Milwaukee. Brook Lopez was the first Milwaukee player to reach double figures in the scoring column tonight, scoring 11 of his 18 points during the first quarter of play and he added five rebounds, one triple, two blocks and two turnovers in his 32 minutes of floor time.
Bulls vs. Bucks Game 2 NBA Playoffs Betting Prediction
The Bulls are 8-3 against the spread in their last 11 games in Milwaukee, are 4-1 against the number in their last five road games and are 4-0 ATS in their last four road games when facing an opponent with a winning home record. On the other side, the Bucks are winless against the spread in their last four home games, are 0-4 against the number in their last four games as a home favorite and are just 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games overall.
NBA PLAYOFFS BETTING PREDICTION: CHICAGO BULLS +10