Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Cavs, Celtics Battle for First in the Eastern Conference

Betting on Celtics Basketball

Wild Finish Down the Stretch Between Celtics and Cavs

Lebron James, and the Cleveland Cavaliers, battle the Boston Celtics at TD Garden on Wednesday night. If the Cavs win they would take the season series 3-1 and own the tiebreaker.

LeBron James recorded his second straight triple-double on Tuesday. He had 41 points, 16 rebounds and 11 assists in a 2 OT win over the Indiana Pacers on Sunday. On Tuesday he went off for his 12th triple-double of the season. He had 18 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists.

Oddsmakers have the Celtics favored by 4.5-points and the total is sitting at 219.5.

The Celtics won 110-94 road game against the New York Knicks. The Celtics covered as a -7.5-point favorite. The 204 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Celtics could be missing valuable piece Jae Crowder.

Cleveland was a 122-102 winner against the Orlando Magic on Tuesday. The Cavaliers covered in the match as a -11-point favorite, while 224 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Cavaliers center Tristan Thompson did not travel with the team to Boston after injuring his right thumb during Tuesday's game. The Cavaliers have ruled Thompson out for tonight's contest with the Celtics.

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Next up:
Cleveland home to Atlanta Friday, April 7
Boston at Atlanta Thursday, April 6

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