Boston Celtics

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Dallas Mavericks

  1. Prediction
  2. Bet Builder
  3. Odds
  4. Team Stats
  5. Player Stats
  6. Player Props
  7. Team News
  8. Lineups
  9. Injuries
  10. Rosters
  11. Standings

Celtics Should Put Up a Fight

NBA Finals: Dallas Mavericks (50-32, fifth in the Western Conference) host Boston Celtics (64-18, first in the Eastern Conference). Game 3. The Celtics lead the series 2-0.

There’s a great opportunity to back the Celtics against the spread here. They should be able to produce a solid performance against the Mavericks, with +2.5 making lots of appeal at -110.

Celtics Won 105-98 in Teams’ Last Meeting

Boston Celtics and Dallas Mavericks went head-to-head on Sunday night, with the Celtics winning 105-98 at TD Garden.

Jrue Holiday bagged 26 points and 11 rebounds for the Celtics, Jaylen Brown scored 21 points, while Jayson Tatum had 18 points and 12 assists. Luka Doncic was able to drop 32 points, 11 rebounds, and 11 assists as part of a magical triple-double for the Mavs.

The Celtics have enjoyed six consecutive victories against the Mavs. They’ve landed 6 wins from the past 10 head-to-head matchups.

Boston Celtics – Last 10 Games

The Celtics have 9 wins and 1 loss in the past 10 games. They are averaging 111.2 points, 41.7 rebounds, 24.7 assists, 7.3 steals and 5.6 blocks while shooting 47.9% from the field and 81.8% from the free-throw line. The opposition have an average of 104.9 points and 39.6 rebounds per matchup.

Jayson Tatum is averaging 27.1 points, 10.2 rebounds and 6.8 assists, while Derrick White averages 2.7 (33.8%) 3-pointers made.

Dallas Mavericks – Last 10 Games

The Mavs have won 6 and lost 4 of their last 10 contests. Averaging 106.1 points, 43.3 rebounds, 21.4 assists, 5.9 steals and 5.5 blocks per game while shooting 48.3% from the field and 73.3% from the free-throw line. Their opponents have an average of 104.8 points and 39.1 rebounds.

Luka Doncic is averaging 30.2 points, 10.1 rebounds, 8.4 assists and 4.2 (42.0%) 3-pointers made.

Confirmed Starting Lineups

Boston Celtics lineup: Jayson Tatum, Jrue Holiday, Jaylen Brown, Derrick White, Al Horford.

Dallas Mavericks lineup: Kyrie Irving, Daniel Gafford, PJ Washington, Derrick Jones Jr., Luka Doncic.

Expert NBA Analysis

The NBA picks stem from knowing the team news and the latest form for each franchise. We work hard to unearth the most pertinent stats which can also act as a guide.

Key Celtics vs Mavericks stats:

  • The +2.5 line has been covered by Celtics in all of their last 5 games.
  • The +2.5 line has been covered by Celtics in 9 of their last 10 games.
  • The +2.5 line has been covered by Celtics in 9 consecutive games.
  • The -2.5 line hasn’t been covered by Mavs in 3 of their last 5 games.
  • The -2.5 line hasn’t been covered by Mavs in 6 of their last 10 games.
  • The -2.5 line hasn’t been covered by Mavs in 2 consecutive games.
  • The -2.5 line hasn’t been covered by Mavs in 6 consecutive games against Celtics.

We are happy to get with Boston Celtics against the spread in this NBA matchup. -110 is available that the underdogs are able to cover +2.5 and that looks very reasonable.

A Bet Builder provides you with the chance to combine the Celtics on the spread with other picks. For every additional selection, the odds are boosted.

Celtics +2.5 Probability

According to the latest odds, our pick has a 52.4% chance of winning. Based on our in-depth research, our analysts calculate the actual probability to be 55-60%. It’s why we think it’s worth placing this wager.

Celtics vs Mavericks Prediction

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Player Props

Top Pick: Jayson Tatum Over 9.5 Rebounds -135 bet365 logo

Jayson Tatum (Celtics) has had Over 9.5 rebounds in 5 straight games on the road. We think that the value can be found by wagering on Player Rebounds and you can get -135 that he goes over the line.


Jaylen Brown Over 23.5 Points -105 bet365 logo

Jaylen Brown (Celtics) has scored Over 23.5 points in 4 straight road games. We’ll use this stat and take odds of -105 that he is able to cover the line when it comes to wagering on Player Points.

Boston Celtics vs Dallas Mavericks Bet Builder Tips

Spread Celtics +2.5
Totals Under 212.5
Player Rebounds Jayson Tatum Over 9.5

Our same game parlay pick is Celtics +2.5 on the spread, Under 212.5 and to record rebounds.

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Correct Score Prediction

Celtics Celtics logo 105 - 101 Mavericks logo Mavericks

We’re expecting this to be a close contest and we’ll take the Celtics to win 105-101. This is available at massive odds for those that want to have a speculative wager.

Boston Celtics vs Dallas Mavericks Odds

The odds and lines are updated on a frequent basis. You might therefore find that they are different to the ones listed for the betting predictions and bet builder tips.

Moneyline Odds Suggest a Close Contest

The Moneyline odds about Dallas Mavericks triumphing is priced at -155 and you can get Boston Celtics at +130. The probability of the home team winning this NBA game is 61% according to the sportsbooks.

The spread currently stands at 3 and the total points line is 213.5. A wager on the Totals allows basketball bettors to use the latest data to good effect. There’s the chance to back Under 213.5 at -110.

The Mavs are available at odds of -160 when it comes to beating the opposition to 20 points. Underdogs Celtics are chalked up at +130 to reach this total first.

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Betting Lines & Odds

Luka Dončić Favorite to Get Most Points

In terms of landing the most baskets, favorite Luka Dončić is available at -110 to rack up Over 32.5 points. If you want to go Under, then -120 is available.

Player Points

Luka Dončić (Mavericks)
Over 32.5
-110
Under 32.5
-120
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Jayson Tatum (Celtics)
Over 27.5
-105
Under 27.5
-125
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Kyrie Irving (Mavericks)
Over 24.5
-110
Under 24.5
-120
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Jaylen Brown (Celtics)
Over 23.5
-108
Under 23.5
-122
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Player Assists

Luka Dončić (Mavericks)
Over 9.5
+110
Under 9.5
-147
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Jayson Tatum (Celtics)
Over 5.5
-128
Under 5.5
-104
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Kyrie Irving (Mavericks)
Over 4.5
-149
Under 4.5
+112
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Derrick White (Celtics)
Over 4.5
+125
Under 4.5
-167
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Player Rebounds

Luka Dončić (Mavericks)
Over 9.5
-133
Under 9.5
+102
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Jayson Tatum (Celtics)
Over 9.5
-137
Under 9.5
+104
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Al Horford (Celtics)
Over 7.5
+102
Under 7.5
-135
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P.J. Washington (Mavericks)
Over 6.5
-119
Under 6.5
-111
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Micro Betting

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Last 5 & H2H

Team Stats

Latest regular season and playoff games stats.

Boston Celtics logo Boston Celtics Stats

Dallas Mavericks logo Dallas Mavericks Stats

Moneyline

  • 10 wins and 0 defeats in the last 10 games
  • 9 wins and 1 defeat in the last 10 games on the road

Moneyline

  • 6 wins and 4 defeats in the last 10 games
  • 5 wins and 5 defeats in the last 10 home games

Point Spread

Point Spread

Total Points

Total Points

Team Stats - Avg/Game

Team Stats - Avg/Game

Team News

Boston Celtics Player Stats & Roster

Player GP MIN TP TA PTS AST 3P REB BLK STL
Jayson Tatum 17 40.96 429 105 25.2 6.2 2.2 10.1 0.6 1.0
Jrue Holiday 17 38.14 225 77 13.2 4.5 1.9 5.9 0.6 1.2
Jaylen Brown 17 37.37 423 54 24.9 3.2 1.9 6.1 0.7 1.2

Dallas Mavericks Player Stats & Roster

Player GP MIN TP TA PTS AST 3P REB BLK STL
Luka Doncic 20 41.19 578 168 28.9 8.4 3.3 9.6 0.5 1.8
Kyrie Irving 20 40.38 451 98 22.6 4.9 2.5 3.7 0.4 1.2
PJ Washington 20 36.82 276 28 13.8 1.4 2.3 6.9 0.8 0.9

Injuries & Suspensions

Boston Celtics Injury Table

Type
Name
Info
Kristaps Porzingis
Injured

Dallas Mavericks Injury Table

Type
Name
Info
Greg Brown
Unavailable

Starting Lineups

Dallas Mavericks logo Dallas Mavericks Confirmed Lineup
11 Kyrie Irving
21 Daniel Gafford
25 PJ Washington
55 Derrick Jones Jr.
77 Luka Doncic
Boston Celtics logo Boston Celtics Confirmed Lineup
0 Jayson Tatum
4 Jrue Holiday
7 Jaylen Brown
9 Derrick White
42 Al Horford

Previous Boston Celtics Lineups

12 Jun NBA Playoffs
Celtics 106-99 Mavericks
09 Jun NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 98-105 Celtics
06 Jun NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 89-107 Celtics
27 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 105-102 Pacers
25 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 114-111 Pacers
23 May NBA Playoffs
Pacers 110-126 Celtics
21 May NBA Playoffs
Pacers 128-133 Celtics
15 May NBA Playoffs
Cavaliers 98-113 Celtics
13 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 109-102 Cavaliers
11 May NBA Playoffs
Celtics 106-93 Cavaliers

Previous Dallas Mavericks Lineups

12 Jun NBA Playoffs
Celtics 106-99 Mavericks
09 Jun NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 98-105 Celtics
06 Jun NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 89-107 Celtics
30 May NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 124-103 Timberwolves
28 May NBA Playoffs
Timberwolves 105-100 Mavericks
26 May NBA Playoffs
Timberwolves 107-116 Mavericks
24 May NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 109-108 Timberwolves
22 May NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 108-105 Timberwolves
18 May NBA Playoffs
Thunder 116-117 Mavericks
15 May NBA Playoffs
Mavericks 104-92 Thunder

NBA Standings Select Season

East Atlantic W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Celtics 64 18 0.78 120.6 109.2 11.4 37-4 27-14 15-2 41-11 7-3 2W
Knicks 50 32 0.61 112.8 108.2 4.6 27-14 23-18 12-5 35-17 6-4 5W
76ers 47 35 0.573 114.6 111.5 3.1 25-16 22-19 8-8 31-21 8-2 8W
Nets 32 50 0.39 110.4 113.3 -2.9 20-21 12-29 5-11 24-28 5-5 2L
Raptors 25 57 0.305 112.4 118.8 -6.4 14-27 11-30 1-15 18-34 2-8 4L
East Central W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Bucks 49 33 0.598 119 116.4 2.6 31-11 18-22 10-7 34-18 3-7 2L
Cavaliers 48 34 0.585 112.6 110.2 2.4 26-15 22-19 11-5 31-21 4-6 1L
Pacers 47 35 0.573 123.3 120.2 3.1 26-15 21-20 11-6 32-20 7-3 1W
Bulls 39 43 0.476 112.3 113.7 -1.4 20-21 19-22 7-9 22-29 5-5 1L
Pistons 14 68 0.171 109.9 119 -9.1 7-33 7-35 2-14 10-41 2-8 1L
East Southeast W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Magic 47 35 0.573 110.5 108.4 2.1 29-12 18-23 9-7 32-20 5-5 1W
Heat 46 36 0.561 110.1 108.4 1.7 22-19 24-17 13-3 32-20 7-3 2W
Hawks 36 46 0.439 118.3 120.5 -2.2 21-20 15-26 8-8 22-30 3-7 6L
Hornets 21 61 0.256 106.6 116.8 -10.2 11-30 10-31 6-10 14-38 3-7 1W
Wizards 15 67 0.183 113.7 123 -9.3 7-34 8-33 4-12 11-41 1-9 6L
West Northwest W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Thunder 57 25 0.695 120.1 112.7 7.4 33-8 24-17 12-4 36-16 7-3 5W
Nuggets 57 25 0.695 114.9 109.6 5.3 33-8 24-17 10-6 33-19 6-4 1W
Timberwolves 56 26 0.683 113 106.5 6.5 30-11 26-15 12-4 37-15 6-4 1L
Jazz 31 51 0.378 115.7 120.5 -4.8 21-20 10-31 5-11 16-36 2-8 1L
Trail Blazers 21 61 0.256 106.4 115.4 -9 11-30 10-31 1-15 8-44 2-8 5L
West Pacific W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Clippers 51 31 0.622 115.6 112.3 3.3 25-16 26-15 9-7 30-22 6-4 3L
Suns 49 33 0.598 116.2 113.2 3 25-16 24-17 9-9 29-23 7-3 3W
Lakers 47 35 0.573 118 117.4 0.6 28-14 19-21 7-10 27-25 7-3 2W
Kings 46 36 0.561 116.6 114.8 1.8 24-17 22-19 10-7 30-22 4-6 1W
Warriors 46 36 0.561 117.8 115.2 2.6 21-20 25-16 7-9 26-26 8-2 1W
West Southwest W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Mavericks 50 32 0.61 117.9 115.6 2.3 25-16 25-16 11-5 31-21 7-3 2L
Pelicans 49 33 0.598 115.1 110.7 4.4 21-19 28-14 9-7 30-22 5-5 1L
Rockets 41 41 0.5 114.3 113.2 1.1 27-14 14-27 9-7 28-24 4-6 2W
Grizzlies 27 55 0.329 105.8 112.8 -7 9-32 18-23 8-8 14-37 3-7 5L
Spurs 22 60 0.268 112.1 118.6 -6.5 12-29 10-31 3-13 14-37 6-4 2W
Eastern Conference W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Celtics 64 18 0.78 120.6 109.2 11.4 37-4 27-14 15-2 41-11 7-3 2W
Knicks 50 32 0.61 112.8 108.2 4.6 27-14 23-18 12-5 35-17 6-4 5W
Bucks 49 33 0.598 119 116.4 2.6 31-11 18-22 10-7 34-18 3-7 2L
Cavaliers 48 34 0.585 112.6 110.2 2.4 26-15 22-19 11-5 31-21 4-6 1L
Magic 47 35 0.573 110.5 108.4 2.1 29-12 18-23 9-7 32-20 5-5 1W
Pacers 47 35 0.573 123.3 120.2 3.1 26-15 21-20 11-6 32-20 7-3 1W
76ers 47 35 0.573 114.6 111.5 3.1 25-16 22-19 8-8 31-21 8-2 8W
Heat 46 36 0.561 110.1 108.4 1.7 22-19 24-17 13-3 32-20 7-3 2W
Bulls 39 43 0.476 112.3 113.7 -1.4 20-21 19-22 7-9 22-29 5-5 1L
Hawks 36 46 0.439 118.3 120.5 -2.2 21-20 15-26 8-8 22-30 3-7 6L
Nets 32 50 0.39 110.4 113.3 -2.9 20-21 12-29 5-11 24-28 5-5 2L
Raptors 25 57 0.305 112.4 118.8 -6.4 14-27 11-30 1-15 18-34 2-8 4L
Hornets 21 61 0.256 106.6 116.8 -10.2 11-30 10-31 6-10 14-38 3-7 1W
Wizards 15 67 0.183 113.7 123 -9.3 7-34 8-33 4-12 11-41 1-9 6L
Pistons 14 68 0.171 109.9 119 -9.1 7-33 7-35 2-14 10-41 2-8 1L
Western Conference W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Thunder 57 25 0.695 120.1 112.7 7.4 33-8 24-17 12-4 36-16 7-3 5W
Nuggets 57 25 0.695 114.9 109.6 5.3 33-8 24-17 10-6 33-19 6-4 1W
Timberwolves 56 26 0.683 113 106.5 6.5 30-11 26-15 12-4 37-15 6-4 1L
Clippers 51 31 0.622 115.6 112.3 3.3 25-16 26-15 9-7 30-22 6-4 3L
Mavericks 50 32 0.61 117.9 115.6 2.3 25-16 25-16 11-5 31-21 7-3 2L
Pelicans 49 33 0.598 115.1 110.7 4.4 21-19 28-14 9-7 30-22 5-5 1L
Suns 49 33 0.598 116.2 113.2 3 25-16 24-17 9-9 29-23 7-3 3W
Lakers 47 35 0.573 118 117.4 0.6 28-14 19-21 7-10 27-25 7-3 2W
Kings 46 36 0.561 116.6 114.8 1.8 24-17 22-19 10-7 30-22 4-6 1W
Warriors 46 36 0.561 117.8 115.2 2.6 21-20 25-16 7-9 26-26 8-2 1W
Rockets 41 41 0.5 114.3 113.2 1.1 27-14 14-27 9-7 28-24 4-6 2W
Jazz 31 51 0.378 115.7 120.5 -4.8 21-20 10-31 5-11 16-36 2-8 1L
Grizzlies 27 55 0.329 105.8 112.8 -7 9-32 18-23 8-8 14-37 3-7 5L
Spurs 22 60 0.268 112.1 118.6 -6.5 12-29 10-31 3-13 14-37 6-4 2W
Trail Blazers 21 61 0.256 106.4 115.4 -9 11-30 10-31 1-15 8-44 2-8 5L
NBA W L PCT PPG OPP PPG DIFF Home Road Div Conf Last 10 Strk
Celtics 64 18 0.78 120.6 109.2 11.4 37-4 27-14 15-2 41-11 7-3 2W
Thunder 57 25 0.695 120.1 112.7 7.4 33-8 24-17 12-4 36-16 7-3 5W
Nuggets 57 25 0.695 114.9 109.6 5.3 33-8 24-17 10-6 33-19 6-4 1W
Timberwolves 56 26 0.683 113 106.5 6.5 30-11 26-15 12-4 37-15 6-4 1L
Clippers 51 31 0.622 115.6 112.3 3.3 25-16 26-15 9-7 30-22 6-4 3L
Mavericks 50 32 0.61 117.9 115.6 2.3 25-16 25-16 11-5 31-21 7-3 2L
Knicks 50 32 0.61 112.8 108.2 4.6 27-14 23-18 12-5 35-17 6-4 5W
Bucks 49 33 0.598 119 116.4 2.6 31-11 18-22 10-7 34-18 3-7 2L
Suns 49 33 0.598 116.2 113.2 3 25-16 24-17 9-9 29-23 7-3 3W
Pelicans 49 33 0.598 115.1 110.7 4.4 21-19 28-14 9-7 30-22 5-5 1L
Cavaliers 48 34 0.585 112.6 110.2 2.4 26-15 22-19 11-5 31-21 4-6 1L
Pacers 47 35 0.573 123.3 120.2 3.1 26-15 21-20 11-6 32-20 7-3 1W
Lakers 47 35 0.573 118 117.4 0.6 28-14 19-21 7-10 27-25 7-3 2W
76ers 47 35 0.573 114.6 111.5 3.1 25-16 22-19 8-8 31-21 8-2 8W
Magic 47 35 0.573 110.5 108.4 2.1 29-12 18-23 9-7 32-20 5-5 1W
Warriors 46 36 0.561 117.8 115.2 2.6 21-20 25-16 7-9 26-26 8-2 1W
Kings 46 36 0.561 116.6 114.8 1.8 24-17 22-19 10-7 30-22 4-6 1W
Heat 46 36 0.561 110.1 108.4 1.7 22-19 24-17 13-3 32-20 7-3 2W
Rockets 41 41 0.5 114.3 113.2 1.1 27-14 14-27 9-7 28-24 4-6 2W
Bulls 39 43 0.476 112.3 113.7 -1.4 20-21 19-22 7-9 22-29 5-5 1L
Hawks 36 46 0.439 118.3 120.5 -2.2 21-20 15-26 8-8 22-30 3-7 6L
Nets 32 50 0.39 110.4 113.3 -2.9 20-21 12-29 5-11 24-28 5-5 2L
Jazz 31 51 0.378 115.7 120.5 -4.8 21-20 10-31 5-11 16-36 2-8 1L
Grizzlies 27 55 0.329 105.8 112.8 -7 9-32 18-23 8-8 14-37 3-7 5L
Raptors 25 57 0.305 112.4 118.8 -6.4 14-27 11-30 1-15 18-34 2-8 4L
Spurs 22 60 0.268 112.1 118.6 -6.5 12-29 10-31 3-13 14-37 6-4 2W
Hornets 21 61 0.256 106.6 116.8 -10.2 11-30 10-31 6-10 14-38 3-7 1W
Trail Blazers 21 61 0.256 106.4 115.4 -9 11-30 10-31 1-15 8-44 2-8 5L
Wizards 15 67 0.183 113.7 123 -9.3 7-34 8-33 4-12 11-41 1-9 6L
Pistons 14 68 0.171 109.9 119 -9.1 7-33 7-35 2-14 10-41 2-8 1L