Chicago Bulls vs. New York Knicks: 2/3/2021 NBA Betting Preview, Computer Picks, Odds and Trends

Written by on February 2, 2021

The New York Knicks (9-13) are 5.5-point underdogs as they try to break a four-game road losing streak when they visit the Chicago Bulls (8-11) on Wednesday, February 3, 2021 at United Center. The contest airs at 8:00 PM ET on NBCS-CHI. The over/under in the matchup is set at 224.5.

Betting Information

Bulls vs Knicks Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Bulls -5.5 -117 -117 224.5 -111 -125
Place a bet on Chicago Bulls or the New York Knicks for Wednesday’s game.

Head to Head

After the last 10 head-to-head meetings, Chicago and New York have a tied 5-5 record.

Bulls vs Knicks in 2020-21
Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/1/2021 Bulls Bulls -3.5 217 -157 131 Regular Season 110-102 CHI
2/29/2020 Knicks Knicks -2.5 213.5 -140 118 Regular Season 125-115 NY
11/12/2019 Bulls Bulls -6.5 211.5 -290 231 Regular Season 120-102 CHI
10/28/2019 Bulls Knicks -2 224.5 -129 107 Regular Season 105-98 NY
4/9/2019 Bulls Regular Season 96-86 NY
4/1/2019 Knicks Regular Season 113-105 NY
11/5/2018 Knicks Regular Season 116-115 CHI
3/19/2018 Knicks Regular Season 110-92 NY
1/10/2018 Knicks Regular Season 122-119 CHI
12/27/2017 Bulls Regular Season 92-87 CHI
  • 2/29/2020 DNP – Bulls: Lauri Markkanen, Otto Porter Jr.
  • 11/12/2019 DNP – Bulls: Otto Porter Jr.; Knicks: Elfrid Payton
  • Bulls Betting Information

    • Chicago is good against the spread, going 12-7 on the season.
    • More often than not, Chicago and its foes have united to reach the over, cashing in on 11 of 19 chances this season.
    Bet on the Chicago Bulls to win the NBA Championship.

    Knicks Betting Information

    • New York has a losing record against the spread, going 10-12 ATS (covering just 45.5% of the time).
    • New York has combined with its opponents to hit the over in 31.8% of matchups this season (7 out of 22 chances).
    Bet on the New York Knicks to win the NBA Championship.

    Over/Under Analysis

    • The Bulls and their opponents have scored more than 224.5 points in 63.2% of their games this year (12 of 19 opportunities).
    • New York and its opponents have combined to score more than 224.5 points in five of 22 outings (22.7%) this year.
    • The two teams average a combined 6.9 fewer points per game (217.6) than this game’s total of 224.5 points.
    • Opponents of these teams have averaged a combined 221.8 points per game, 2.7 fewer than the point total in this matchup.
    • The average point total for Bulls games this season is 8.5 more points than the total of 224.5 in this matchup.
    • The average over/under for Knicks games this year is 18.1 less points than the point total of 224.5 in this outing.
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    Bulls Leaders

    • Zach LaVine leads the Bulls scoring 26.6 points per game.
    • Chicago is led in rebounding by Wendell Carter Jr.’s 8.0 rebounds per game and assisting by Coby White’s 5.7 assists per game .
    • LaVine makes 3.5 threes per game to lead the Bulls.
    • Chicago’s blocks leader is Daniel Gafford, who collects 1.1 per game. LaVine leads the team averaging 1.3 steals a contest.

    Knicks Leaders

    • Julius Randle leads the Knicks in all things points, rebounds and assists, scoring 22.4 points, 11.1 grabbing rebounds and dishing 6.0 assists per game.
    • Alec Burks is tops from three-point range for the Knicks, hitting 2.2 threes per game.
    • New York’s Mitchell Robinson has the top spot on the team’s steals leaderboard with 1.1 per game and Nerlens Noel is first in blocks with 1.8 per game.
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