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(13-11) Boston Celtics vs. San Antonio Spurs (19-5)
Date: Wednesday December 14
Time: 9:30 PM EST
Venue: AT&T Center San Antonio, TX
NBA Moneyline Odds: OFF
NBA Betting Odds: Spurs -7.5
NBA Betting Total: 201.5
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The Celtics are still a couple games over .500, but they have lost 3 of their last 4 games including their last 2. They sit in 3rd place in the Atlantic Division 4 games back of the Toronto Raptors.
The Spurs have won 5 of their last 6 games and they won their last game where they scored 130 points. They are tied with the Cleveland Cavaliers for the 2nd fewest losses in the league.
In their last games the Spurs beat the Brooklyn Nets 130-101 and the Celtics lost to the Oklahoma City Thunder 99-96.
The Celtics rank 14th in the league in points per game and 13th in opponents’ points allowed.
In their loss to the Thunder in their last game the Celtics shot 44.4% from the floor and they allowed the Thunder to shoot 49.4%. Boston was outscored by 7 points in the 4th quarter.
The leading scorer for the Celtics in Isaiah Thomas (26 ppg), who ranks 7th in the league in scoring, missed the OKC game and he is out for this game as well with a groin injury.
Boston held the Thunder to their lowest scoring first half of the season (39 points), but still lost the game.
Al Horford went for 19 points and he led 4 starters that scored in double figures in the Thunder game.
The Celtics have 5 players that are averaging in double figures and with Thomas out other guys have to step up in the scoring department.
The Celtics are 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games facing the Spurs in San Antonio.
The Celtics are 8-6 on the road this season.
San Antonio Spurs
The Spurs rank 19th in the league in points per game and 4th in opponents’ points per game.
In their rout of the Nets in their last game San Antonio got it done on both ends of the floor shooting 53.2% from the field and holding Brooklyn to 41.4% shooting.
In the Nets game the 2nd and 4th quarter was close, but in the 1st and 3rd quarters San Antonio outscored Brooklyn by 15 points in each.
Kawhi Leonard led the Spurs in scoring in the Nets game going for 30 points with 3 other starters and a couple of bench players each going for double digits.
Earlier this season in Boston the Spurs beat the Celtics 109-103.
The Spurs have the best road record in the NBA, but they are only 6-4 and this is after only suffering one road loss all of last season.
NBA Betting Trends:
- BOS is 6-1-1 ATS in their last 8 road games.
- BOS is 5-1-1 ATS in their last 7 games following a straight up loss.
- SA is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 home games.
- SA is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 vs. Eastern Conference.
- SA is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games overall.
Free Boston Celtics vs. San Antonio Spurs NBA Prediction:
A lot of the betting trends point to Boston being the pick in this game.
4* Free NBA Betting Pick: San Antonio -7.5
However, without Thomas on the floor that will not happen, as the Spurs will win and cover the spread at home.
NBA Free Score Prediction: Spurs 105 – Celtics 95
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