The Boston Celtics will hit the highway to face the Miami Heat in an NBA pro basketball game set for Saturday night.
Start time from Miami is set for 7:30PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by the NBA League Pass Channel.
The betting odds from this pro basketball game have the home standing Miami Heat favored by –14 points with an over under line of 195 points.
The Celtics have won two straight to go to 2-4 on the season after a 91-89 road victory to the Orlando Magic as a +5 ½ point betting odds underdog. The game total came in at under 191 points.
Boston survived a 35.8% shooting game and hit on 2 of 14 from three. Brandon Bass led the team with 16 points and seven rebounds on 6 of 14 from the field. On defense the Celtics held Orlando to 39.8% from the floor and 4 of 20 from beyond the arc. Boston forced 20 Magic turnovers.
Miami has won three straight to go to 4-2 on the year after a 102-97 road victory on Thursday to the LA Clippers as a -6 point wagering favorite. The game total came in at under 207 points.
The Heat enjoyed a 53.5% shooting game with 5 of 16 makes from three. Dwyane Wade led the Magic with 29 points and seven assists with 13 of 22 shooting. On defense Miami allowed 49.3% shooting to the Clippers with 8 of 24 coming from beyond the arc. The Heat forced 19 LA turnovers.