On March 22, 2023, Joel Embiid's Philadelphia 76ers (48-23) face Zach LaVine's Chicago Bulls (34-37). 76ers are 3-point favorites. Game points are 222.
The 76ers are 22-19 against the spread when favored by 3 or more points this season. The Bulls are 14-11 ATS as 3-point underdogs this season.
The over/under is 222, but these clubs average 228.9 points per game.The two teams' opponents average 222.9 points per game compared to this matchup's 222. This meeting was 3.8 points below the 76ers' average this year.
Chicago's average over/under this year is four points higher than this game's 222 points. Philadelphia is 42-29-0 ATS this season. The Bulls are 37-34-0 ATS this season.
The 76ers have a +352 scoring differential, scoring 115.4 points per game to rank 13th in the NBA and allowing 110.4 per game to rank third.
The 76ers average 41 rebounds per game. The opposition averages 41.1. Philadelphia makes 12.7 three-pointers per game (10th in the NBA) at 38.8% (first in the NBA), while its opponents make 11.4 at 34.6%.
The 76ers score 115.6 points per 100 possessions and allow 109.5, ranking third and fourth in the NBA, respectively.
In the 2022-23 season, the 76ers are scoring 1.4 less points at home (114.7 vs. 116.1 on the road) while giving up 2.4 fewer points at home (109.3 at home, 111.7 on the road).
The Bulls scored 113.5 points per game (18th in league) and allowed 112.5. (10th in NBA). They score +71. Chicago averages 42.7 rebounds per game. Its opponents average 43.3.
The Bulls shoot 10.5 threes per game, 30th in the NBA, compared to 13.2 for their opponents. The Bulls score 111.5 points per 100 possessions and allow 109.7 per 100.
Chicago averages 115 points at home in 2022-23, 3.1 more than away (111.9).Embiid averages 33.6 points, 10.3 rebounds, and 4.1 assists. James Harden averages 21.4 points, 6.3 rebounds, and 10.8 assists for the 76ers.
Harden makes 2.8 threes per game, more than any other 76er.Embiid has 1.8 rejections and Melton 1.7 takeaways per game. LaVine averages 25 points. This season, he averages 4.7 rebounds and 4.1 assists.
This season, Nikola Vucevic averages 17.8 points, 3.3 assists, and 11.3 rebounds. LaVine averages 2.8 threes. Alex Caruso's 1.5 thefts and Patrick Williams' 0.8 blocks boost the Bulls' defense.