Pick One: Chicago Bulls -3.5 (-110) vs the Dallas Mavericks
Both teams are off to a good 7-3 start but the Bulls are the more complete team. The Bulls are 8th in points per 100 possessions at 110.8 and 4th defensively at 103.4 and look like one of the best surprises in hoops this season. On the other hand, the Mavs are 21st at 106.3 and 18th at 108.8 which shows a team that still needs to find themselves. Zach LaVine and Demar DeRozan will guide the Bulls to a win tonight and cover the 4 points.
Pick Two: Miami Heat -4.5 (-110) at the Los Angeles Lakers
In tonight’s matchup, the Heat are playing at a high level and the Lakers are just above .500. Miami is playing very well as they are 6th in offensive points per 100 at 112.5 and their 6th defensively at 104.6. The Lakers meanwhile, are 22nd in offensive points per 100 at 105.6 and 15th defensively at 108.0. To make matters better the Heat are 6-2 against the spread while the Lakers are 2-7.