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Los Angeles Lakers vs. Chicago Bulls NBA Predictions 1/26/18

Los Angeles Lakers vs. Chicago Bulls NBA Predictions 1/26/18”

In the National Basketball Association - the Los Angeles Lakers are on the road at the Chicago Bulls on Friday night. The Bulls are now 18-30 overall, 11-12 at home and 29-18-1 against the spread. Despite that - the Bulls have dropped back to back games.

The Bulls have played well of late, winning 15 of their last 25 and running at a faster pace.

The Lakers and Clippers for that matter were both shut out of the All-Star Game on Sunday evening. Los Angeles has won just 6 out of 21 games on the road this season. So far, they are 3-8 in his absence, with wins in each of their last three Zo-less outings. In those two games, the Bulls allowed 124.5 points per game.

Looking at the betting trends, the Lakers are 6-1 ATS in their last seven games following a win, 4-1 ATS in their last five games against a team with a losing record and 7-2 ATS in the last nine games overall. Second on the team is Lauri Markkanen with 15.4 points per game. All Kuzma has done is lead the team in scoring with 16.7 points per game.

Injury Report Lakers: Lonzo Ball (sore left knee) is out. It is the third consecutive season the Lakers have had at least two representatives in the game, and the first time the team's had three participants since 1997 (Kobe Bryant, Derek Fisher, Travis Knight).

Zooming back in, Ingram, Ball and Kuzma earning selections for the Rising Stars event serves as confirmation that the Lakers' young roster is chalk full with talent and should provide a formidable base for the future of the franchise even if the front office falls flat on its face in free agency.

Kuzma, Lonzo Ball and Brandon Ingram will all take the floor at STAPLES Center on February 16, giving the Lakers the most Rising Stars representatives, along with Philadelphia, who has Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons and Dario Saric.

Here is what you need to know before the Lakers don their black City uniforms against the Chicago Bulls.

Rookie point guard Lonzo Ball and forward Kyle Kuzma will both be a part of the team, along with second-year small forward Brandon Ingram. This means, of course, that LA's young stars should act as a live-action advertisement for the upcoming summer, when the team intends to aggressively pursue and lure All Star talents to play alongside this young trio of talents. He is the leading scorer of the Los Angeles Lakers, and is arguably their most talented rookie. Get your 100% signup bonus today.



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