Portland Trail Blazers at Chicago Bulls Matchup 3/18/2024

The Chicago Bulls (33-35) host the Portland Trail Blazers (19-48) at United Center, starting at 8:00 PM ET on Monday, March 18, 2024. The Bulls are 8-point favorites in the game, the second matchup between the squads this season. The matchup's over/under is 214.

Matchup

Game Spread Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Teams Team Rating Open Closing Open Closing Open Closing Line Moves
Portland Trail Blazers Blazers
78
+6.5 (-110)
+8.5 (-112)
213 pts
213 pts
+215
+285
line-movement
Chicago Bulls Bulls
74
-6.5 (-110)
-8.5 (-108)
-265
-360

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
33-35-0 16-19-0 17-16-0
35-31-1 17-16-1 18-15-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 10-14-0 1-10-0 9-4-0 13-15-0 8-8-0 5-7-0
220.5 to 225 8-5-1 4-5-0 4-0-1 7-9-0 3-3-0 4-6-0
225.5 to 229 4-3-0 2-2-0 2-1-0 7-6-0 3-5-0 4-1-0
229.5 to 235 6-9-0 4-3-0 2-6-0 5-2-0 1-1-0 4-1-0
235.5 to 240 3-4-0 3-1-0 0-3-0 2-1-0 1-1-0 1-0-0
240.5 and over 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
32-35-1 14-21-0 18-14-1
35-34-0 16-19-0 19-15-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 9-7-1 0-0-0 9-7-1 1-2-0 0-1-0 1-1-0
-7 to -10 6-4-0 0-0-0 6-4-0 7-7-0 3-2-0 4-5-0
-3.5 to -6.5 2-5-0 1-3-0 1-2-0 12-7-0 5-2-0 7-5-0
-0.5 to -3 2-3-0 0-2-0 2-1-0 2-7-0 1-6-0 1-1-0
0 to 3 1-2-0 1-2-0 0-0-0 5-4-0 3-3-0 2-1-0
+3.5 to +6.5 7-4-0 7-4-0 0-0-0 7-6-0 3-4-0 4-2-0
+7 to +10 2-7-0 2-7-0 0-0-0 1-1-0 1-1-0 0-0-0
+10.5 or more 3-3-0 3-3-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 8-24 25% 54.7 106.8
Underdog 18-43 29.5% 50 107.3
After Losses 10-27 27% 45.9 110.4
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 17-17 50% 47.1 111.6
Favorite 18-10 64.3% 53.6 112.8
After Win 8-15 34.8% 52.2 110.8

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
111.3 28.1 26.9 28.6 27.7
113.7 27.7 29 28.1 28.9
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
122.9 31.6 30.8 31.5 29
113.5 28.3 28.5 28.7 28
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
114.5 29.5 30.5 27.7 26.8
109.8 27.2 28.2 28.5 25.9
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
113.5 27.7 27.6 29.9 28.3
112.4 28.9 28.2 28.1 27.2

Portland Trail Blazers Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/28/24 POR 96 vs MIA 106 +6.5 212.5 40.7% 19 15 32.3% 17 52.9% 26 6 53.8% 18
2/16/24 POR 91 vs MIN 128 +9.5 217 37.3% 30 9 27.6% 15 51.7% 27 11 36.7% 13
2/14/24 POR 109 vs MIN 121 +8.5 213.5 44.8% 25 12 37.9% 16 46.4% 34 12 39.4% 12
2/9/24 POR 122 vs DET 128 -4.5 226.5 46.1% 33 11 36.7% 15 48.4% 31 16 59.3% 16
2/5/24 POR 103 @ DEN 112 -15 220.5 45.9% 15 15 35.5% 13 48.8% 19 14 42.9% 8

Chicago Bulls Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/29/24 CHI 132 vs CLE 123 +5.5 217 40% 38 25 35.1% 16 43.3% 19 5 40.7% 12
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

Trail Blazers vs. Bulls Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Monday, March 18, 2024
  • Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: NBCS
  • Favorite: Bulls (-8)
  • Total: 214

Trail Blazers vs. Bulls Matchup Statistics

  • The Bulls put up just 3.8 fewer points per game (112.1) than the Trail Blazers give up (115.9).
  • The Bulls' -108 scoring differential (being outscored by 1.5 points per game) is a result of scoring 112.1 points per game (22nd in the NBA) while allowing 113.6 per outing (14th in the league).
  • The Trail Blazers' -546 scoring differential (being outscored by 8.2 points per game) is a result of putting up 107.7 points per game (28th in NBA) while allowing 115.9 per outing (17th in league).
  • Offensively Chicago has played worse at home this season, averaging 111.6 points per game, compared to 112.5 per game when playing on the road.
  • Portland scores 108.6 points per game at home, and 106.8 away.
  • In their last 10 games, the Bulls have been putting up 115 points per contest, an average that's slightly higher than the 112.1 they've scored over the course of the 2023-24 season.
  • The Trail Blazers are tallying 110.3 points per game in their last 10 games, compared to their season average of 107.7.

Trail Blazers vs. Bulls Previous Meetings

Bulls vs Trail Blazers (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
1/28/2024 Bulls -6 222.5 -218 +180 104-96 CHI
3/24/2023 Bulls -7.5 220 -285 +240 124-96 CHI
2/4/2023 Bulls -3 235 -150 +130 129-121 CHI

Bulls Leaders

  • DeMar DeRozan is averaging 23.2 points, 4.3 boards and 5.3 assists. At the other end, he averages 1.1 steals and 0.6 blocked shots.
  • Nikola Vucevic averages 18.2 points, 10.7 boards and 3.3 assists, shooting 47.8% from the floor and 28.4% from beyond the arc, with 1.2 made 3-pointers per contest.
  • Coby White's numbers on the season are 19.5 points, 4.7 boards and 5.2 assists per contest, shooting 45.2% from the field and 38.8% from downtown, with an average of 2.8 made 3-pointers.
  • Andre Drummond is averaging 8.3 points, 8.7 boards and 0.5 assists. At the other end, he averages 0.9 steals and 0.6 blocked shots.
  • Alex Caruso's numbers on the season are 9.9 points, 3.8 boards and 3.1 assists per contest, shooting 46.9% from the field and 39.4% from downtown, with an average of 1.8 made treys.

Trail Blazers Leaders

  • Jerami Grant's numbers on the season are 21 points, 3.5 rebounds and 2.8 assists per contest. He is also draining 45.1% of his shots from the floor and 40.2% from beyond the arc, with an average of 2.1 triples.
  • Deandre Ayton averages 15.7 points, 11.1 rebounds and 1.6 assists. He is also sinking 58.1% of his shots from the floor (10th in NBA).
  • Per game, Anfernee Simons provides the Trail Blazers 23.1 points, 3.7 rebounds and 5.6 assists, plus 0.5 steals and 0.1 blocks.
  • The Trail Blazers are getting 8.5 points, 6.4 boards and 0.9 assists per game from Jabari Walker.
  • The Trail Blazers get 7.3 points per game from Toumani Camara, plus 5 rebounds and 1.2 assists.

Trail Blazers vs. Bulls Injury Report

  • Bulls Injuries: Lonzo Ball: Out (Knee), Patrick Williams: Out (Foot), Zach LaVine: Out (Ankle), Julian Phillips: Out (Foot), Alex Caruso: Questionable (Toe), Coby White: Doubtful (Hip)
  • Trail Blazers Injuries: Robert Williams III: Out (Knee), Shaedon Sharpe: Out (Abdomen), Malcolm Brogdon: Out (Illness), Jerami Grant: Doubtful (Hamstring), Matisse Thybulle: Questionable (Ankle)