Chicago Bulls vs Washington Wizards Prediction
Chicago Bulls vs Washington Wizards Prediction: Chicago Bulls is predicted to win tonight’s game against the Washington Wizards as per the latest prediction.
Tonight Chicago Bulls will face Washington Wizards at Capital One Arena. This will be the 2nd game of the season for both teams. Both Chicago Bulls and Washington Wizards are coming off a win in their last game. Chicago Bulls defeated Miami Heat while the Wizards defeated Indiana Pacers.
As a home team, Washington Wizards will start as home favorites but looking at the form of the visitors, it would be a tough task for the Wizards to get past the challenge of the Chicago Bulls.
Chicago Bulls vs Washington Wizards Prediction: Recent Form
Chicago Bulls started their season with a bang. They were up against one of the best teams from the East, the Miami Heat. As a visitor, the Chicago Bulls started as an underdog and in the first quarter of the game, they trailed the Heat by 5 points. The Bulls were quick to bounce back and by the end of the first half, they were able to level the points. The first half ended with 59 points for both teams.
In the first quarter of 2nd half, the Bulls were unstoppable. They were able to peg in massive 37 points and took a 10 points lead in the game over the host, Miami Heat. In the final quarter, the Bulls were more defensive as they did not let the Heat score more in the game. In the 4th quarter, Miami Heat scored 22 points and the Bulls pegged in 20 points. The game ended in 116-108 points in favor of the visitors, the Chicago Bulls.
Washington Wizards on the other hand were up against the Indiana Pacers in their season opener. The Pacers were home favorites but the Wizards displayed an all-round performance to get past the challenge of the Pacers and register an away win. The Wizards were dominating since the start of the game. In the very first quarter, they were able to take 11 points lead over the Pacers and by the end of the first half they were ahead of the host by 8 points.
The Wizards were mostly defensive in the second half. They took a 2 points lead in the 3rd quarter while in the final quarter they trailed the Pacers by 3 points. The game ended in 114-107 points with Wizards winning the game by 7 points.
Kyle Kuzma and Bradley Beal pegged in the most points for the Wizards with the duo adding 45 points to the Wizard’s overall score. Kristaps Porziņģis was of great support, he had 10 rebounds, 3 assists and 15 points in the game.
Chicago Bulls vs Washington Wizards Prediction: Match Odds
- Chicago Bulls: -2.5(-110)
- Washington Wizards: +2.5(-118)
Chicago Bulls vs Washington Wizards Prediction: Head-to-Head
The Chicago Bulls and the Washington Wizards have come face-to-face 236 as of now. Overall the Bulls have been ahead of the Wizards with Bulls winning 129 games and Washington Wizards winning 107 games against the Bulls.
The last 5 games have been completely dominated by the Chicago Bulls. The Bulls won 4 of the 5 games. The last time the two teams met was back on March 29, 2022. Chicago Bulls defeated the Washington Wizards by 107-94 points.
Chicago Bulls vs Washington Wizards Prediction: Stats of Top 3 Players (2021 Regular Season Stats)
DeMar DeRozan (Small Forward)
Points Per Game: 27.9 I Assists Per Game: 4.9 I Rebounds Per Game: 5.2
Zach Lavine (Shooting Guard)
Points Per Game: 24.4 I Assists Per Game: 4.5 I Rebounds Per Game: 4.6
Nikola Vucevic (Center)
Points Per Game: 17.6 I Blocks Per Game: 1.0 I Rebounds Per Game: 11.0
Bradley Beal (Shooting Guard)
Points Per Game: 23.2 I Assists Per Game: 6.6 I Rebounds Per Game: 4.7
Kristaps Porzingis (Center)
Points Per Game: 22.1 I Block Per Game: 1.5 I Rebounds Per Game: 8.8
Kyle Kuzma (Small Forward)
Points Per Game: 17.1 I Assist Per Game: 3.5 I Rebounds Per Game: 8.5
Chicago Bulls vs Washington Wizards Prediction: Overall Team Stats
Chicago Bulls (2021 Stats)
- Points Per Game: 111.6
- Rebounds Per Game: 42.3
- Assists Per Game: 23.9
- Turnovers Per Game: 12.1
Washington Wizards (2021 Stats)
- Points Per Game: 108.6
- Rebounds Per Game: 43.1
- Assists Per Game: 25.0
- Turnovers Per Game: 12.6
Chicago Bulls vs Washington Wizards Predicted Winner
Washington Wizards will host Chicago Bulls at Capital One Arena. As a host, Washington Wizards will have a home advantage, however, the prediction for this game is in favor of the visitors, the Chicago Bulls. Added to it, the overall head-to-head stats between the two teams are in favor of the Chicago Bulls.
Considering the overall form of both the teams, as well as taking into account the predictions by multiple platforms, we predict a win for the host Chicago Bulls in this game.