NBA Preview: Charlotte Bobcats at Chicago Bulls
Charlotte Bobcats (15-23) @ Chicago Bulls (27-13)
Time: 8:00 pm EST
Betting odds: Find them at BetUS NBA
NBA Preview: The Charlotte Bobcats will head to the United Center in Chicago to take on the Central Division leading Bulls. Charlotte is 15-23 overall and fourth place in the Southeast Division. The Bobcats are 9.5 games behind third place Atlanta and 13 games behind first place Miami.
Charlotte has lost two straight games, including a Saturday night loss to the Hornets. The Bobcats are led by Stephen Jackson and his 18.4 points per game. Gerald Wallace is also aiding the Bobcats along, with 8 rebounds per game. Charlotte, who finished 44-38 last season are in search of their second straight winning season.
The Chicago Bulls have a comfortable lead in the Central Division. At 27-13, the Bulls are 9.5 games ahead of the Indiana Pacers. Derrick Rose continues to simple dominate his opponents. Rose is averaging 24.5 points per game. The question mark for the Bulls is the health of big man Carlos Boozer. Boozer hurt his ankle in the win over the Heat, and is questionable to return.
Prediction for Chicago Bulls vs Bobcats: This game will not be close. The Bulls will come out with a bit of chip on their shoulder and roll. Chicago wins 100-84.