The NBA season is heating up as the Miami Heat (+8, +285) takes on the Boston Celtics (-8, -355) today at 8:30 PM EDT. This exciting game has an over/under set at 211.0, promising lots of action and drama.
The Heat, who last played five days ago, pulled off a close 96-92 win against the Knicks. The Celtics, on the other hand, last got on the court three days ago, securing a 112-88 victory over the 76ers. With close wins under their belt, both teams are hungry to win, and this game is sure to be intense.
The Miami Heat won the last time they played against the Boston Celtics on January 24, 2023. The Heat posted a victory over the Celtics with a score of 98-95. In this game, the Heat were -2.5 and covered the spread. Moreover, the total for that game was set at 214.5 and stayed under by 21.5 points.
Against the Spread
The Miami Heat has been performing well against the spread, covering the spread seven times in their last ten games. This record speaks to their ability to stay competitive in high-pressure games. Meanwhile, the Boston Celtics have covered the spread in six of their last ten games. While they haven’t been as successful as the Heat, they still have a respectable performance when it comes to the spread.
The Heat has gone over in seven of their last ten games, while staying under in the remaining three matches. On the other hand, the total has gone over in seven of the Celtics’ last ten games, and remained under in three.
After thorough analysis, Sharks have declared that they are backing the Boston Celtics -8 (-110) for this game, following the hot shark player, GTA2. However, it’s important always to play responsibly and best of luck!