Written and authored by National Basketball Association Expert Analyst Charlie Red McDougall. Charliessports.com produces it for Basketball news and notes.
The teams will play on Sunday March 8th, 2015. At 1:00 PM EST on the ABC Television Network.
The (39-24) Chicago Bulls of the Eastern Conference Central Division makes the trip from the “WINDY CITY” to the home of the Alamo. Chicago will play the (38-23) San Antonio Spurs of the Western Conference Southwest Divison in 2015 NBA action.
The teams will play at the AT&T Center in suburban San Antonio, Texas. This Sports Handicapper believes the Chicago Bulls management could make some changes at the end of the 2015 season. The San Antonio are ready to make a run at back to back NBA titles.
The opening betting line has San Antonio as a nine and a half-point home favorite Against The Spread, the betting odds is at 193′ for Sunday’s game.
The 2015 Chicago Bulls have won two of three both straight up and Against The Point Spread. The Bulls lost at Indiana 98-84 on March 6th.
Chicago is in first-place in the Division, a 1/2 game in front of Cleveland.
The injury bug has hit Chicago with three players down. Point Guard Derrick Rose is out with a knee. Shooting Guard Jimmy Butler with an ankle. Forward Taj Gibson is out until late March.
The betting odds under the total are 5-0 Chicago last five on Sunday’s. The Bulls are 8-1 ATS in their last nine games following an ATS loss. The betting odds under the total have come in the last eight in San Antonio. The Chicago Bulls are 5-5 their last ten Free NBA Expert Betting Picks overall, going over the betting odds total four times and staying under the betting odds total six.
Chicago Head Coach Tom Thibodeau is allegedly feuding with management. Thibodeau has enough on his plate with all of the inactive players and must keep the team in focus. If the Bulls can weather the storm, they are going to be a tough out in the 2015 NBA Playoffs.
Betting Experts in Las Vegas has Chicago at +1,200 to win the 2015 NBA title and +600 to win the Eastern Conference Championship.
The 2015 San Antonio Spurs are on a four-game win streak straight up. San Antonio beat Denver at home 120-111 on Friday the sixth of this month.
The Spurs are finally back home. San Antonio has played two at the AT&T Center since their annual Rodeo tour. The Spurs are in fourth place in the Division, six games behind leaders Memphis. The Spurs rank eleventh in the league scoring the Basketball.
The San Antonio defense allows the opposition 97.1 points per contest. Head Coach Greg Popovich has a healthy squad for the first time this season.
The betting odds under the total are 11-3 the last fourteen between the teams. The big three of Kawhi Leonard, Tim Duncan, and Tony Parker lead the team in the five major categories. The San Antonio Spurs are 4-6 their last ten Against The Point Spread overall, going over the betting odds total four times and staying under six.
The Spurs will be right in the thick of things when the playoff begin. The status of future Hall of Famer Tim Duncan is up in the air. How much does he have left in the tank?
Bovada.Lv has San Antonio at +900 to repeat as NBA Champions.
Free Picks: San Antonio+9′.