Cleveland Cavaliers at Chicago Bulls Matchup 2/28/2024

The Cleveland Cavaliers (38-19) visit the Chicago Bulls (27-31) at United Center, starting at 8:00 PM ET on Wednesday, February 28, 2024. The Bulls are 5.5-point underdogs in the game. The matchup has an over/under of 217.

Matchup

Game Spread Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Teams Team Rating Open Closing Open Closing Open Closing Line Moves
Cleveland Cavaliers Cavaliers
69
-4 (-110)
-5.5 (-115)
220 pts
217 pts
-175
-218
line-movement
Chicago Bulls Bulls
74
+4 (-110)
+5.5 (-105)
+145
+180

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
26-31-1 15-14-1 11-17-0
30-27-1 15-14-1 15-13-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 7-6-0 2-4-0 5-2-0 13-13-0 8-7-0 5-6-0
220.5 to 225 7-6-1 4-4-1 3-2-0 5-7-0 2-2-0 3-5-0
225.5 to 229 3-9-1 2-3-0 1-6-1 6-6-0 3-5-0 3-1-0
229.5 to 235 5-5-0 1-3-0 4-2-0 4-1-0 1-0-0 3-1-0
235.5 to 240 6-1-0 5-0-0 1-1-0 2-1-0 1-1-0 1-0-0
240.5 and over 0-1-0 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
28-28-2 14-15-1 14-13-1
31-28-0 15-15-0 16-13-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 2-3-0 1-3-0 1-0-0 1-2-0 0-1-0 1-1-0
-7 to -10 2-5-0 1-3-0 1-2-0 5-5-0 2-1-0 3-4-0
-3.5 to -6.5 12-4-0 7-4-0 5-0-0 10-7-0 5-2-0 5-5-0
-0.5 to -3 3-3-1 3-1-1 0-2-0 2-7-0 1-6-0 1-1-0
0 to 3 4-6-0 1-1-0 3-5-0 5-4-0 3-3-0 2-1-0
+3.5 to +6.5 1-4-0 1-3-0 0-1-0 7-2-0 3-1-0 4-1-0
+7 to +10 3-1-1 0-0-0 3-1-1 1-1-0 1-1-0 0-0-0
+10.5 or more 1-2-0 0-0-0 1-2-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 18-9 66.7% 53.7 112.9
Favorite 30-10 75% 50 116.3
After Win 23-10 69.7% 51.5 116.1
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 15-14 51.7% 48.3 111.6
Underdog 11-21 34.4% 50 111.2
After Losses 15-15 50% 46.7 109.2

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
111.3 28.1 26.9 28.6 27.7
113.8 27.8 28.9 28.1 29
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
105 27.4 26.9 25.9 24.8
102.4 26.2 25.3 26.2 24.7
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
105.6 27.2 26.7 26.5 25.2
109 27.9 27.6 26.9 26.6
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
113.5 27.7 27.6 29.9 28.3
112.2 28.8 28.2 28 27.2

Cleveland Cavaliers Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/28/24 CLE 121 vs DAL 119 -4 230.5 53% 18 9 50% 16 52.7% 15 5 42.4% 5
2/11/24 CLE 119 @ TOR 95 +8.5 230 52.2% 13 14 34.1% 10 40.2% 23 12 29% 11
2/9/24 CLE 118 @ BKN 95 +7.5 224 53.8% 17 7 40.5% 15 39.8% 14 12 40% 12
2/8/24 CLE 114 @ WAS 106 +11.5 234.5 48.9% 22 7 34.3% 14 44.7% 9 12 40% 15
2/6/24 CLE 136 vs SAC 110 -4.5 234 58% 17 5 56.1% 8 46.2% 12 10 38.6% 12

Chicago Bulls Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/28/24 CHI 95 vs DET 105 -10.5 223 39.8% 18 15 6.9% 6 49.3% 23 8 37.8% 18
2/11/24 CHI 108 @ ORL 114 -5 218 43.4% 14 18 32.4% 8 46.6% 26 13 33.3% 15
2/9/24 CHI 118 @ MEM 110 +5.5 217 54.4% 22 8 46.2% 14 46.2% 13 9 39.1% 9
2/1/24 CHI 117 @ CHA 110 +6 214.5 51.7% 22 11 37.9% 9 44.4% 17 9 34.8% 9
1/31/24 CHI 107 vs TOR 118 -7 227.5 50.7% 27 6 34.4% 17 51.8% 20 9 48.3% 19

Cavaliers vs. Bulls Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2024
  • Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: NBCS
  • Favorite: Cavaliers (-5.5)
  • Total: 217

Cavaliers vs. Bulls Matchup Statistics

  • The Cavaliers average 114.6 points per game, only 1.6 more points than the 113 the Bulls allow.
  • The Cavaliers average 114.6 points per game (15th in the league) while allowing 109.3 per outing (second in the NBA). They have a +298 scoring differential overall and outscore opponents by 5.3 points per game.
  • The Bulls' -82 scoring differential (being outscored by 1.4 points per game) is a result of putting up 111.6 points per game (25th in NBA) while giving up 113 per contest (11th in league).
  • Offensively Cleveland has performed better when playing at home this season, posting 116 points per game, compared to 112.9 per game when playing on the road.
  • At home, Chicago averages 111.6 points per game. Away, it averages the same number.
  • The Cavaliers have seen an uptick in scoring lately, racking up 115.7 points per game in their last 10 contests, 1.1 points more than the 114.6 they've scored this year.
  • Over their past 10 games, the Bulls are averaging 114.9 points per contest, 3.3 more than their season average (111.6).

Cavaliers vs. Bulls Previous Meetings

Cavaliers vs Bulls (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
2/14/2024 Cavaliers -9 223.5 -455 +350 108-105 CLE
1/15/2024 Cavaliers -4 222 -175 +145 109-91 CLE
12/23/2023 Bulls -6.5 214 -245 +200 109-95 CLE
2/11/2023 Cavaliers -6.5 220.5 -240 +200 97-89 CLE
1/2/2023 Cavaliers -4 225 -170 +145 145-134 CLE
12/31/2022 Cavaliers -1.5 224 -120 +100 103-102 CLE
10/22/2022 Cavaliers -1.5 220.5 -120 +100 128-96 CLE

Cavaliers Leaders

  • Donovan Mitchell is averaging 28.2 points, 6.2 assists and 5.4 boards.
  • Jarrett Allen averages 16 points, 10.6 boards and 2.7 assists, shooting 64.5% from the floor (third in league).
  • Max Strus averages 12.3 points, 4.8 rebounds and 3.8 assists, shooting 41.8% from the field and 34.3% from downtown, with 2.4 made 3-pointers per contest.
  • Caris LeVert is averaging 14.1 points, 3.8 boards and 4.5 assists. Defensively, he averages 0.9 steals and 0.4 blocked shots.
  • Evan Mobley's numbers on the season are 15.6 points, 10 boards and 2.9 assists per contest, shooting 58.5% from the field.

Bulls Leaders

  • Per game, DeMar DeRozan gets the Bulls 22.7 points, 4.1 rebounds and 5.3 assists. He also averages 1.1 steals and 0.6 blocks.
  • Per game, Nikola Vucevic provides the Bulls 17.8 points, 10.7 boards and 3.4 assists. He also averages 0.7 steals and 0.8 blocks.
  • Per game, Coby White provides the Bulls 19.4 points, 4.7 boards and 5.2 assists, plus 0.7 steals and 0.2 blocks.
  • The Bulls get 8.3 points per game from Andre Drummond, plus 8.7 boards and 0.5 assists.
  • The Bulls are receiving 9.8 points, 3.7 rebounds and 2.8 assists per game from Alex Caruso.

Cavaliers vs. Bulls Injury Report

  • Cavaliers Injuries: Ricky Rubio: Out (Personal), Tristan Thompson: Out (Suspension), Ty Jerome: Out (Ankle)
  • Bulls Injuries: Patrick Williams: Out (Foot), Zach LaVine: Out (Ankle), Lonzo Ball: Out (Knee), Torrey Craig: Out (Knee)