The Chicago Bulls (21-24) take the court against the Atlanta Hawks (24-23) as slight, 1.5-point favorites on Monday, January 23, 2023 at 8:00 PM ET on NBCS. A 239-point over/under has been installed for this matchup.
How to bet Bulls vs. Hawks
Chicago Bulls vs. Atlanta Hawks Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 1.5 points, with oddsmakers listing the Bulls as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Bulls have -115 odds to pick up the win, while the Hawks are listed at -105 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 239 points.
Bulls vs. Hawks Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Monday, January 23, 2023
- Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: NBCS
- Location: Chicago, Illinois
- Arena: United Center
Bulls vs. Hawks Betting Trends
The Bulls have played 45 games, with 25 wins against the spread. Chicago has been victorious in seven, or 43.8%, of the 16 contests it has been chosen as favorites in this season. Bulls games this year have gone over the total in 21 out of 47 opportunities (44.7%).
The Hawks have 20 wins against the spread in 47 games this season. Atlanta has put together a 9-12 record in games it was listed as the moneyline underdog (winning 42.9% of those games). Hawks games this season have eclipsed the over/under 27 times in 47 opportunities (57.4%).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
Bulls: Javonte Green: Out (Knee), Lonzo Ball: Out (Knee)
Hawks: Bogdan Bogdanovic: Out (Knee)
What you need to know about the Chicago Bulls
Chicago is posting 114.8 points per game (13th-ranked in NBA) this year, while surrendering 115 points per contest (18th-ranked). Offensively the Bulls have performed better at home this year, averaging 115.4 points per game, compared to 114.3 per game in away games. The Bulls have seen an uptick in scoring recently, putting up 117.3 points per game in their last 10 outings, 2.5 points more than the 114.8 they’ve scored this year.
Chicago has found it difficult to sink threes, ranking fourth-worst in the league with 10.8 treys per game. It ranks seventh with a 37.2% shooting percentage from downtown this season. Of the shots taken by the Bulls in 2022-23, 66.7% of them have been two-pointers (74.7% of the team’s made baskets) and 33.3% have been threes (25.3%).
What you need to know about the Atlanta Hawks
In 2022-23, Atlanta is ninth in the league offensively (116 points scored per game) and 21st on defense (116.3 points allowed). The Hawks average 115.9 points per game at home, and 116 on the road. While the Hawks are averaging 116 points per game in 2022-23, they have improved that mark in their past 10 games, producing 118.6 a contest.
Atlanta is the second-worst squad in the NBA in 3-pointers made (10.6 per game) and 23rd in 3-point percentage (34.6%). The Hawks attempt 33.3% percent of their shots from behind the 3-point line, and 66.7% percent from inside it. In terms of makes, 24.2% of the Hawks’ baskets are 3-pointers, and 75.8% are 2-pointers.
Bulls vs. Hawks Predictions and Pick
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