Hornets vs Bulls predictions: Best bets, ATS picks, over/under on Friday, April 8

the Charlotte Hornets face the Chicago Bulls in a two-team matchup heading to the playoffs. The Hornets are once again in the qualifying tournament, while the Bulls clinched a playoff berth for the first time since 2017. Chicago still has an outside shot at the No. 5 seed as it holds the advantage face to face. on the Raptors.

The Bulls are favorites by 2.5 points per DraftKings Sportsbookwith a total set at 232.5.

Hornets vs. Bulls, 8:00 p.m. ET

Choose TTY: Bulls -2.5

The Bulls struggle against good teams, but they can beat bad ones. Chicago is currently on a three-game losing streak, but should pick up star guard Zach LaVine for this game. The Bulls are 27-13 at home and have more incentive to win this game. Chicago has won both games against the Hornets this season and that trend should continue on Friday.

More less : Over 232.5

Even with their recent struggles, the Bulls have gone over three of the last five games. Chicago is capable of reviving offensively against Charlotte, which is allowing 123.2 points per game in the last five. The Hornets will have to match that poor defense by scoring a lot, so over bets are the game here.

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